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block booking


noun

a practice among motion-picture distributors of contracting with an exhibitor to show a predetermined series of films.

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bloch-sulzberger syndrome, block, block and tackle, block anesthesia, block association, block booking, block capital, block capitals, block caving, block chord, block coal

Origin of block booking

First recorded in 1920–25
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