cinema

cinema
Today, in BrE one can still say that one is going to the cinema to see a film; in AmE one goes to the movies or to a theater to see a movie. In Australia and New Zealand, one goes to the pictures or a picture theatre to see a film. However, movie is spreading fast into BrE and other varieties, and will undoubtedly take over in the end

• (In many ways this movie heralded a new dawn in gritty British film-making —Radio Times, 1998).

Motion pictures, or the motion-picture industry, is used of the business world of film-making in all varieties of English.

Modern English usage. 2014.

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