Pirate DVD maker sentenced to two years in prison

A man has been jailed for two years after illegally recording The Dark Knight in a cinema.


Henderson pleaded guilty to criminal copyright infringement after he recorded the film on June 18, 2008.


A US District Judge sentenced Robert Henderson of Grandview, Missour to two years in prison as well as ordering the man to pay $24,738.:


“This is an appropriate sentence for a very serious crime, and we hope it will serve as a warning to would-be movie thieves that they will face severe consequences for engaging in these activities,” said Motion Picture Association of America senior vice president of content protection Mike Robinson.