adjective Also the·at·ric.
- dramatic performances, now especially as given by amateurs.
- artificial or histrionic actions.
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Movies currently in theatrical release will also be available on-demand, including The Hunt, The Invisible Man, and Emma.How the coronavirus outbreak is roiling the film and entertainment industries|Alissa Wilkinson|September 11, 2020|Vox
After the coronavirus pandemic forced Disney to delay and eventually cancel a global theatrical release of its live-action Mulan earlier this year, the movie debuted on the company’s streaming platform on Friday.Mulan’s Disney+ release is reigniting a boycott movement|Naomi Xu Elegant|September 4, 2020|Fortune
In addition to the upcoming broadcast, the studio has also created a number of documentaries and scripted products, some with scheduled theatrical releases.‘A blueprint for what is going to happen’: Time’s Time 100 franchise on track to double revenue in 2020|Kayleigh Barber|September 3, 2020|Digiday
Hollywood studios subsequently delayed the theatrical releases of their blockbuster movies that were scheduled to come out this summer.The summer movie event of 2020 was released in 2014|Adam Epstein|August 3, 2020|Quartz
The 90-day theatrical exclusivity window dates back to the 1980s, when VHS tapes became popular around the world.Universal’s deal with AMC means seismic shifts in the movie industry|Adam Epstein|July 29, 2020|Quartz
In reality,” Francis said, “theatrical severity and sterile pessimism are often symptoms of fear and insecurity.Pope Francis Denounces the Vatican Elite’s 'Spiritual Alzheimer’s'|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He speaks about the challenges of doing a live theatrical production without being able to feed off a live audience.The Cast of ‘Peter Pan Live!’ Knows You Hatewatched ‘The Sound of Music’|Kevin Fallon|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is one of the reasons why young people enjoy theatrical activities.
He approaches the composition of a painting rather as a theatrical director might set the scene of a play.
No doubt Smith hopes to paint Glock as a monster once again, and the theatrical complaint pulls no punches.
The same is true when children play at being Indians or what not: they are not "acting" in the theatrical sense of the word.Children's Ways|James Sully
It was theatrical: he stood upon the stage, an audience watching him with intent expectancy, wondering upon his decision.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
I dont believe your mother knew you had that theatrical man to drive with you, said Laura, bluntly.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
It is with them as with theatrical pieces, there may be one good out of a thousand.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
We are the heaven-sent leaders of all "New" enterprises, whether literary, theatrical, or artistic.