Author Barbara Chase-Riboud sues Steven Spielberg for $10 mil. charging film `Amistad' was based on

December 1997
Jet;12/08/97, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p32
Reports on the suit of writer Barbara Chase-Riboud against director Steven Spielberg's Dreamworks Production Company regarding the movie `Amistad.' The claims that her novel `Echo of Lions' was the basis for the film; The reaction of the studio to Chase-Riboud's assertions.


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