a motion-picture scenario; screenplay.
- pho·to·play·er, noun
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How to use photoplay in a sentence
Her name was Courtney, and she was a fashion editor for magazines like photoplay, Screenland, Silver Screen.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile | Robert Ward | January 3, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
There are issues of the magazine photoplay, where I was able to find profiles of Ronald Reagan that I had seen cited in books.
Because we must act in the photoplay, you see, in lieu of other performers.Polly and Her Friends Abroad | Lillian Elizabeth Roy
The upshot of that conversation was an appointment to meet the manager of a photoplay house, who wanted a singer.Big Timber | Bertrand W. Sinclair
She could say good-by to singing in photoplay houses, to vaudeville engagements, to concert work in provincial towns.Big Timber | Bertrand W. Sinclair