from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To adapt (a novel or a play, for example) for film or movies.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb make a film of or adopt so as to make into a film


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  • November 12th, 2008 at 10: 10 pm hahaha … of course … hahaha … of course not … but they had to cinematize it for us to see movements … plus it adds a nice flare with the dialogue …



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