- Blend of biographical and picture (Wiktionary)
“This was the kind of thinking that underlay the inspirational movies produced by Warner Brothers in the 1930s for which Variety coined the term "biopic" – films about medical pioneers, democratic revolutionaries and other movers and shakers who changed the world, invariably men MGM's Madame Curie was a rare exception.”
“A new trailer for the George W. Bush "biopic" is out.”
“A musical biopic is always good Oscar bait for an acting nomination (recent examples include Jamie Foxx in Ray or a pre-crazy Joaquin Phoenix in Walk the Line).”
“Everybody ready for the Malkin biopic? nota bene Says:”
“THR reports that Moverman will take on the Cobain biopic that has been brewing at Universal.”
“From everything i've heard, i'd love him to do the Gershwin biopic next. then Indy of course. blog comments powered by Disqus”
“So the Hoover biopic is now looking for a new studio.”
“Just as Steven Soderbergh's "Che" biopic is set to his theaters, the director is already hard at work on a movie telling the story of a very, very different icon of the 20th century.”
“Yet another Steve McQueen biopic is headed to the big screen.”
“In introducing it, Andrew Marr, the presenter, used the word biopic, and pronounced it to rhyme with “myopic”.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘biopic’.
List of words from phrontistery.info
Words only (I left out the expressions) from Geza Kerenyi's EN-HU interpreters' dictionary. Most of them pose some difficulty when interpreted between HU and EN in either or both directions.
All adjectives that praise.. complement
good grief, I'm getting irritable.
Hopefully, I'll be using this site for more than one year. It will be fun then to look back and see what new words I found worthy of notice in any given year.
All words spotted in 2008...
Film genres. Also see film--1 by bradleyrturner.
Or "The Enquirer". Or the E! channel. Or Entertainment Tonight. You opportunistic scab! Do you command the requisite vocabulary?
Looking for tweets for biopic.