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Definition 1: a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where movie or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they went to a movie every Saturday night
  • the film was shot on location

Synonyms for movie in the sense of this definition

(movie is a kind of ...) an artifact that has been created by someone or some process

"they improve their product every year" "they export most of their agricultural production"

(movie is a kind of ...) a social event involving a public performance or entertainment

"they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"

(... is a kind of movie ) a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie that shows ordinary people in actual activities without being controlled by a director

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie that is marked by a mood of pessimism, fatalism, menace, and cynical characters

"film noir was applied by French critics to describe American thriller or detective films in the 1940s"

(... is a kind of movie ) a pornographic movie

(... is a kind of movie ) the first print of a movie after preliminary editing

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie without a soundtrack

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie that apparently takes place at a slower than normal speed; achieved by taking the film at a faster rate

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie with synchronized speech and singing

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie with images having three dimensional form or appearance

(... is a kind of movie ) a play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing

(... is a kind of movie ) a brief film; often shown prior to showing the feature

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie featuring shooting and violence

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie that is advertised to draw customers

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie that juxtaposes different kinds of footage

(... is a kind of movie ) a film made at home by an amateur photographer

(... is a kind of movie ) the final edited version of a movie as approved by the director and producer

(... is a kind of movie ) the principal (full-length) film in a program at a movie theater

"the feature tonight is `Casablanca'"

(... is a kind of movie ) a movie that is made to be shown on television

(movie is a part of ...) film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie

(movie is a part of ...) an entry on a list of persons who contributed to a film or written work

"the credits were given at the end of the film"

(movie is a part of ...) translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen

(movie is a part of ...) a list of acknowledgements of those who contributed to the creation of a film (usually run at the end of the film)

(movie is a part of ...) a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film

(movie is the domain which ... is member of) provide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language

(movie is the domain which ... is member of) make (motion picture sound) exactly simultaneous with the action

"synchronize this film"

(movie is the domain which ... is member of) make a film or photograph of something

"take a scene" "shoot a movie"

(movie is the domain which ... is member of) record on videotape

(movie is the domain which ... is member of) shoot again

"We had to reshoot that scene 24 times"

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