Definition of the big screen in English:

the big screen

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phrase

informal
  • The movies.

    • ‘the play was adapted for the big screen’
    • ‘I suggest you see it when it hits the cinema, as films like this are designed for the big screen.’
    • ‘All I can say is that a lot of people missed an opportunity to see a great piece of cinema on the big screen.’
    • ‘However, the inclusion of a few scenes here and there is not why you have to see this film on the big screen.’
    • ‘If you can imagine your idea on the big screen then its probably going to make a good film.’
    • ‘Should this reach the big screen it would be interesting to see what the final product looks like and how the film is rated.’
    • ‘I'm not sure it ever got a wide distribution, which is a shame because it really deserved to be seen on a big screen.’
    • ‘My only regret is that I didn't see it on the big screen when I had the chance.’
    • ‘While the story sounds simple and interesting when told, on the big screen it is a different matter.’
    • ‘This was my first real scary movie on a big screen and I expected it to scare my soul away.’
    • ‘It is an epic that is perfect for the big screen and is well worth a trip to the cinema.’