Examples of cinema in a Sentence
a student of French cinema
We drove by the cinema to see what was playing.
Recent Examples of cinema from the Web
That probably doesn't make the experience sound terribly worthwhile, but the aforementioned phenomenon of midnight cinema became inexplicably popular in the years following its 2003 release and now has a dedicated fanbase.
Exactly fifty years ago today, The Graduate debuted in movie theaters—forever changing the face of cinema with its unconventional cast and mold-breaking brand of cultural satire.
There is a too-small history of women stealing diamonds in cinema.
Star Wars started out basically as retro-movie fanfic written by a film-school student who grew up loving cinema in all its aspects both glorious and dumb, and that origin is baked into the series’ structure.
The closest precedent in Star Wars might be the journey through the sea on Naboo in The Phantom Menace, yet even that didn’t have the air of surrealist cinema that this had.
Der Mann aus dem Eis (Iceman) debuted in German cinemas last month and will be released in the rest of Europe and North America next spring.
Luca Guadagnino is an Italian filmmaker whose work often seems at odds with the dictates of contemporary Italian cinema.
Gerwig’s sparkling gown and Peele’s velvet dinner jacket were both in line with the era of classic cinema the photo shoot was meant to evoke—chalky clapboards and saddle pants and the golden age of film.
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Origin and Etymology of cinema
First Known Use: 1909See Words from the same year
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