picturegoer


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picturegoer

(ˈpɪktʃəˌɡəʊə)
n
old-fashioned Brit a person who goes to the cinema, esp frequently
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picturegoer

[ˈpɪktʃəˌgəʊəʳ] Naficionado/a m/f al cine
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I rarely go to the cinema these days, but back then in the 1950s I was a regular picturegoer and what picture palaces we had to choose from
Anthony Daniels as C3P0 Kenny Baker as R2D2 in the original Star Wars film PICTUREGOER
Picturegoer, Handsworth Birmingham Mail, January 26, 1954
12) Fred Dangerfield, 'Editorial', Pictures and the Picturegoer, 10:134 (9 Sept 1916), 457.
Q I HAVE 135 Picturegoer magazines dating from 1948 to 1956 along with 25 Illustrated magazines from 1949.
They would sell pre-war film books and comics such as Picturegoer, Picture Show, Picture Post, Rover, Wizard, Hotspur, Adventure, and Champion.
Indeed, Cukor's collaboration with actress Katherine Hepburn in particular exploits a longstanding history of gender ambiguity perhaps coordinate with his own (and Deleuze's) depersonalizing approach to identity that Hepburn's most searching biographer, Andrew Britton, dates back to an article entitled "The Screen's Real Mystery Woman" from a November 1937 issue of Picturegoer Magazine.
He had begun his entertainment career in the 1950s as a reporter for local trade pubs Kine Weekly and Picturegoer.
Full of hope, I traversed my makeup rite of passage with Max Factor's pancake, seen in Picturegoer bestowing perfection on film stars.
I continued as a regular picturegoer throughout the 1950s, '60s and early '70s.
stage productions" (Pictures and Picturegoer, 13 September 1919, 322) who became a film director, who left France for America only to return again, a prolific director whose output straddles genres as diverse as crime, war, comedy, melodrama, social issues, and--as in Victory--literary adaptation.