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noun as in silver screen

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He felt his body grow limp (like one of those high-speed films of a flower wilting).

Christopher Nolan, Interstellar “My films are always held to a weirdly high standard,” Nolan told me.

Are you excited, nervous, afraid, all of the above for the new Star Wars films?

Reviews have been outstanding, with many film critics calling it one of the best films of the year.

Like Sony Entertainment's The Interview, political pressure delayed the arrivale of foreign films in Korea.

I ask for half a dozen projectors or so in every school, and for a well-stocked storehouse of films.

Such films will keep for years, but for some stains they must not be more than a few weeks old.

Unfixed films are stained about three minutes, rinsed quickly, dried, and mounted.

Stained films show notable irregularities in size, shape, and staining properties only in advanced cases.

Objectionable publications, films, broadcasting, and television have been the subject of expert appraisal in many countries.


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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to films, such as: big screen, cinema, filmdom, hollywood, motion pictures, and motion-picture screen.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.