[Wikipedia-l] "(film)" vs. "(movie)"

koyaanisqatsi at nupedia.com koyaanisqatsi at nupedia.com
Fri Aug 30 03:41:23 UTC 2002

I don't remember the discussion leading up to the decision, and I'm very much a film buff, but anyway the decision was for "(movie)."  I'll look for the ones that are at other names, if they haven't all been found already.


LDC Wrote:
>I notice that we have about 50-60 pages titled "XXX (movie)",
>and maybe a dozen titled "XXX (film)".  I'd like to see these
>merged, and obviously it's less work to settle on "(movie)"
>as our standard.  Are there any film buffs out there with a
>good argument why our standard should be "(film)", or why there
>might actually be a distiction?

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