“Think of those flip books you played with as a kid; take a series of still pictures, shot or drawn in sequence, flip them quickly before your eyes and, voila! The illusion of motion. You have yourself a "motion picture," or a "moving picture." In other words, a moving-picturey. Better yet, a "movie." Write that down, that's what we're going with.”


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Tagged: Movie, Etymology

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