double feature
noun Date: 1928 a movie program with two main films

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  • double feature — n AmE 1.) a cinema performance in which two films are shown one after the other British Equivalent: double bill 2.) a video with two films on it …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • double feature — noun count a movie show that consists of two movies one after the other …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • double feature — ☆ double feature n. two full length films shown for a single admission price …   English World dictionary

  • Double feature — This article is about film programming. For Susan Stroman s 2004 ballet, see Double Feature (ballet). A poster advertising a double feature of Die, Monster, Die! and Planet of the Vampires. The double feature, also known as a double bill, was a… …   Wikipedia

  • Double-Feature — Als Double Feature bezeichnet man ein Doppelprogramm von zwei Filmen eines Verleihs, die hintereinander im Kino gezeigt werden. Double Features konnten mit dem Kauf einer einzigen Eintrittskarte angesehen werden. Zusammengestellt wurden Double… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Double Feature — Als Double Feature bezeichnet man ein Doppelprogramm von zwei Filmen eines Verleihs, die hintereinander im Kino gezeigt werden. Double Features konnten mit dem Kauf einer einzigen Eintrittskarte angesehen werden. Zusammengestellt wurden Double… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Double feature — Le double feature, anglicisme parfois traduit en programme à deux longs métrages[1], est une pratique de l industrie du cinéma qui consiste, pour un exploitant de salle, à choisir de projeter deux films d affilée au cours d une même séance, pour… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • double feature — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms double feature : singular double feature plural double features mainly American a double bill …   English dictionary

  • double feature — noun two games instead of one (especially in baseball when the same two teams play two games on the same day) • Syn: ↑twin bill, ↑doubleheader • Hypernyms: ↑game • Part Meronyms: ↑nightcap * * * noun, pl ⋯ tures [count] …   Useful english dictionary

  • double feature — noun Two feature length motion pictures being shown back to back in a movie theatre, with the understanding both may be seen for the price of a single ticket …   Wiktionary

  • double feature — dou′ble fea′ture n. sbz a motion picture program of two feature films shown together for one admission price • Etymology: 1930–35, amer …   From formal English to slang

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