trilogy

  a group of three films that together compose a larger narrative and are related in subject or theme
  Examples: Coppola's three Godfather films, the Terminator films trilogy, Terry Gilliam's 'Age of Reason' trilogy, Satyajit Ray's Apu trilogy, the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Ingmar Bergman's trilogy, the Qatsi trilogy, Spielberg's 'Indiana Jones' films, the original Star Wars trilogy, and Kieslowski's 'Three Colors' films

Glossary of cinematic terms . 2015.

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  • Trilogy — LP Emerson, Lake Palmer Дата выпуска Июль 1972 Записан Январь 1972 Жанр Прогрессивный рок Длител …   Википедия

  • Trilogy — Studioalbum von Emerson, Lake Palmer Veröffentlichung 6. Juli 1972 Aufnahme Januar 1972 Label …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Trilogy (+1+2+3) — Бокс сет Enigma Дата выпуска …   Википедия

  • Trilogy — Tril o*gy, n. [Gr. trilogi a; pref. tri (see {Tri }) + lo gos speech, discourse: cf. F. trilogie.] A series of three dramas which, although each of them is in one sense complete, have a close mutual relation, and form one historical and poetical… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trilogy — 1661, any series of three related works, from Gk. trilogia series of three related tragedies performed at Athens at the festival of Dionysus, from tri three + logos story …   Etymology dictionary

  • trilogy — ► NOUN (pl. trilogies) ▪ a group of three related novels, plays, or films …   English terms dictionary

  • trilogy — [tril′ə jē] n. pl. trilogies [Gr trilogia: see TRI & LOGY] a set of three related plays, novels, etc. which together form an extended, unified work, though each has its own unity …   English World dictionary

  • Trilogy — For other uses, see Trilogy (disambiguation). A trilogy is a set of three works of art that are connected, and that can be seen either as a single work or as three individual works. They are commonly found in literature, film, or video games.… …   Wikipedia

  • Trilogy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Trilogy peut désigner : Trilogy, un album d Emerson, Lake Palmer (1972) ; Trilogy, un album d Yngwie Malmsteen (1986) ; Trilogy, un coffret …   Wikipédia en Français

  • trilogy — /tril euh jee/, n., pl. trilogies. 1. a series or group of three plays, novels, operas, etc., that, although individually complete, are closely related in theme, sequence, or the like. 2. (in ancient Greek drama) a series of three complete and… …   Universalium

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