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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A film or movie enthusiast.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A enthusiast of films and the cinema; a cineast

Etymologies

French cinéphile : ciné, cinema; see cineaste + -phile, -phile.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French cinéphile. (Wiktionary)

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