silver screen


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silver screen

the Informal
1. films collectively or the film industry
2. the screen onto which films are projected
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And the Silver Screen," air tonight on TNT  at 8/7c and 9/8c, respectively.
Tickets for Sirens of the Silver Screen on May 14 are priced at Dh100 (Balcony) and Dh150 (Stalls).
Each year the Foundation raffles a special Silver Screen Legends set of sixguns and custom leather to raise funds.
The hand-carved Buscadero belt and holsters rig features silver spots, buckle sets, and handmade square conchas that feature the brands of famous silver screen cowboys, such as Rex Allen, Gene Autry, Hopalong Cassidy, Tom Mix, John Wayne, Roy Rogers, and others.
Silver Screen Fiend is funny, but more for Oswalt's connect-the-dots streams of consciousness than any straightforward jokes.
He sold chocolates and cigarettes from the age of 14 at the Linthorpe Road picture house in the late 1920s, when stars lighting up the screen included Frederick March, Alice Fay and the queen of the silver screen and risque wisecrack, Mae West.
As for O'Carroll, while it's a good TV joke that he always looks like a man playing a woman, he's not as endearing on the silver screen as Robin Williams in Mrs Doubtfire (1993) a sequel to which is rumoured to be in the works.
It was a hallmark at the beginning of his cinematic career to play the major role with Indian legendary singer and actress Noor-Jehan on the silver screen in his fourth film Jugnu (1947).
Replacing the screen-printed silver with electroplated copper overcomes the disadvantages of silver screen printing, enabling higher efficiencies and reduced fabrication costs.
The 'Romeo and Juliet' singer first appeared on the silver screen with a small role in the film 'Valentines Day', a role that severely wetted her appetite for acting roles.
Summary: The hugely popular children's book series Horrid Henry is heading for the silver screen.
When you look at 2D on a silver screen, you are going to have that hot spot," Dillion says.