home movie

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n home movie a film made at home by an amateur photographer
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Usage

In literature:

Ray and she had stopped in at Dyer's for a hot chocolate on their way home from the movies, that March evening.
"Main Street" by Sinclair Lewis
When Hogan returned home that evening with the little Hogans from the movies he found the cop waiting for him outside his door.
"By Advice of Counsel" by Arthur Train
The Sandemans at home regard those movies as classics, and based several aspects of their culture on them.
"Zeta Exchange" by Ann Wilson
When you would enjoy a movie, I shall have a musicale here at home.
"Eve to the Rescue" by Ethel Hueston
I didn't know there was any of those home-stuff places left except in the movies.
"Penny of Top Hill Trail" by Belle Kanaris Maniates
One of her favorite movie stars was showing at a neighborhood theater only a few blocks from the Nichols home.
"Penny Nichols Finds a Clue" by Joan Clark
Nowadays, I judge, many of his descendants find the open fire much like a little movie theatre in the home.
"The Comforts of Home" by Ralph Bergengren
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In news:

You decide to stay for a few minutes, just to see how the movie looks on your new home-theater system.
HarperCollins Publishers announced Monday the movie star and musician will help run an imprint that will be a home for "authentic, outspoken and visionary" books.
Most times when people build a home theater they envision a space where movie viewing is the main event.
Insomnia and old movies a reminder of the role of 'home'.
In the "Star Wars" movies, Luke Skywalker's home planet, Tatooine, orbits two suns, giving it two sunsets and two sunrises every day.
Microsoft is making a big push to bring movies, music and more into your home.
Perhaps a home in your neighborhood looks like the Griswald's (from the movie Christmas Vacation), or you've driven past a display which caught your eye -- don't put off making your nomination , the deadline is Dec 9.
Carol Scott's idea of unwinding at home is ordering a movie from.
The nearly-22-year-old songstress acted with her faux boyfriend Zach Gilford to create the home movie effect seen in the clip.
The Kids are home from school for consecutive weeks, giving the entire family the chance to spend quality time together watching seasonal movies, decorating, baking – you get the idea.
There was still plenty of pay phones, home phones and the movies and t.v.
Any time you get that home movie feel with kids and unexpected events, it makes for an exciting October.
The movie starts with Jaws star Richard Dreyfuss in a row boat drunkenly singing "Show Me the Way To Go Home" just before piranhas chew up his Oscar-winning ass.
November's video-on-demand movie lineup, featuring nearly a dozen titles premiering on the same day and date as their home-video release, is close to the business touchdown that cable operators have always envisioned for the platform.
835,000 The Property: For a man whose plays and movies often show the dark and ugly side of human nature, Neil LaBute sure has a light and pretty home.
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In science:

We consider two different system scenarios: 1) single association, no sharing (SANS): each user associates only with one cache and requests some items, but does not generate or share content with other users (this corresponds to the scenario of home users downloading movies, or software updates).
Bulk content delivery using co-operating end-nodes with upload/download limits
But normally the richer of the home population, to amuse themselves into passivity, get a brave new world of Fox ‘News’, Super Bowl, Big Brother, cheap DVD recorders, and Hollywood movies and celebrities.
Physics Education Research: Or it's so hard to find good help these days
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