mov·​ie·​dom | \ ˈmü-vē-dəm How to pronounce moviedom (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Outside the Beverly Hills Hotel, which houses the Polo Lounge, change is washing through moviedom with terrifying speed. Brooks Barnes, New York Times, 4 Jan. 2022 The retro ride is arguably the most legendary 928 in the history of moviedom. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 21 July 2021 Others in Hollywood, especially those on the upper end of moviedom’s caste system, are still working, albeit remotely. Nicole Sperling,, 19 Apr. 2020 What’s at stake is the professional environment that can allow moviedom to tell authentic stories about people who are not just blond, blue-eyed and late for their appointment with their feng shui consultant., 22 June 2019 Her scenes with Kidman can be deliciously uncomfortable as two of moviedom’s most sublime actors demonstrate the great white ritual dance around feelings. Hank Stuever, Twin Cities, 6 June 2019 Style is a language, and to turn away from Suspiria‘s fuchsia-blood-splattered, art nouveau gothic bordello-a-go-go aesthetic is to deprive yourself of one of moviedom’s great visual pleasures. Stephanie Zacharek, Time, 7 June 2018 Exactly how many will get the coveted call to be part of moviedom’s most exclusive club remains to be seen. Josh Rottenberg,, 22 June 2018 Cannes remains perhaps the most supreme and heightened realm of moviedom, but its rarified stature has been increasingly challenged by both the era of #MeToo and the age of Netflix. Jake Coyle,, 6 May 2018 See More

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1915, in the meaning defined above

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“Moviedom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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