feature (film)


feature (film)
  a "full-length" motion picture, one greater than 60 minutes in length - but usually about 90-120 minutes on one particular topic; also known as a theatrical; contrast to shorts.

Glossary of cinematic terms . 2015.

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  • feature film — noun the principal (full length) film in a program at a movie theater the feature tonight is Casablanca • Syn: ↑feature • Hypernyms: ↑movie, ↑film, ↑picture, ↑moving picture …   Useful english dictionary

  • feature film — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms feature film : singular feature film plural feature films cinema a film of standard length …   English dictionary

  • feature film — /ˈfitʃə fɪlm/ (say feechuh film) noun a film designed to be a feature (def. 5) and therefore of substantial length, typically 90–120 minutes …   Australian English dictionary

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  • feature film — noun (C) a full length film that has a story and is acted by professional actors …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˈfeature ˌfilm — noun [C] a long film that is made for the cinema …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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  • Feature film — FilmM a movie that is usually between 75 and 200+ minutes in length …   Audio and video glossary

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