sound film

(redirected from Talking motion picture)
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Noun1.sound film - motion-picture film with sound effects and dialogue recorded on itsound film - motion-picture film with sound effects and dialogue recorded on it
cine-film, motion-picture film, movie film - photographic film several hundred feet long and wound on a spool; to be used in a movie camera
soundtrack - sound recording on a narrow strip of a motion picture film
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In 1927, he donned blackface as the lead actor in The Jazz Singer, the first talking motion picture.
That Pickford dismissed the talkies as a passing fad proved ironic for the woman who, in 1930, won an Oscar for Coquette, the first Academy Award given to an actress in a talking motion picture.
In 1947 she married Michel Harouni and at the age of 18, she starred in the first talking motion picture produced in Lebanon, "The Bride of Lebanon."