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Cinema and the film industry - synonyms or related words

the big screen

noun

the movies, especially when considered in relation to television

Bollywood

informal

the Indian movie industry

celluloid

noun

old-fashioned

used for referring to movies in general

cinematic

adjective

relating to movies

cinematography

noun

the job or skill of making movies

cut

interjection

something that movie directors say when they want the actors and people making the movie to stop for a short time

film

noun

the job or business of making movies

film

noun

relating to films or involved in making films

FPS

noun

frames per second: a measure of the rate in which still pictures pass to create a moving image. The higher the FPS, the better the image will look.

frame

noun

cinema

one of the single photographs that a movie or video is made of

FX

abbreviation

special effect

Hollywood

noun

the part of the U.S. movie industry that is based in Hollywood, California, and has a reputation for making very successful movies that cost a lot of money to produce

the movies

noun

the industry involved in making movies

the pictures

noun

old-fashioned

the movies

rushes

noun

cinema

the first photographed scenes of a part of a movie before the director changes them in any way

screen

noun

movies in general

screen

noun

connected with the movies

the silver screen

noun

the industry of making movies in Hollywood

special effect

noun

an unusual image or sound in a movie, created artificially using various technical methods

studio

noun

cinema

a company that produces movies

on (general) release

available to be seen in movie theaters

the cinema

mainly British

the business of making movies, or the movies that are made

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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