Sci-fi writer Harlan Ellison
is suing New Regency over Andrew Niccol
's In Time
, claiming that the film is a ripoff of his story "'Repent, Harlequin!' Said the Ticktockman."
Ellison has a reputation for being lawsuit-happy - in the past, he's successfully sued
to get a credit on The Terminator
after claiming the movie was based on episodes of Outer Limits
that he had written, and has also had brushes ...