November 14, 2010 03:35:42am
Re: Is the 1939 Serial Buck Rogers (starring Buster Crabbe) in PD?
If it has a valid copyright notice in the credits, it's probably not public domain. A valid notice would be something like: "Copyright 1939 Universal Pictures"
The copyright was renewed:
BUCK ROGERS, a series of photoplays by
Universal Pictures Co. 2 reel each.
(C) Film Shows, Inc.
Bodies without minds. (C) 28Feb39;
LP868O. 20May66; R387750.
Broken barriers. (C)13Mar39; LF8704.
The enemy's stronghold. (C) 6Feb39;
LP8614. l6Mar66; R380728.
The phantom plane. (C) 6Feb39; LP8616.
Primitive urge. (C) 13Feb39; LP8637.
A prince in bondage. (C) 2Mar39;
LP8738. 20May66; R386149.
Revolt of the Zuggs. (C) 23Feb39;
LP8660. l6Mar66; R380733.
The sky patrol. (C) 6Feb39; LP8615.
Tomorrow's world. (C) 6Feb39; LP8612.
Tragedy on Saturn. (C) 6Feb39; LP8613.
The unknown. (C) 13Feb39; LP8636.
War of the planets. (C) 28Mar39;
LP8739- 20May66; R386I50.
Chapter 9. Bodies without minds. (C) 28Feb39;
LP868O. lMar66; R381583.
This post was modified by Moongleam on 2010-11-14 11:35:42