Synonyms for Film:

n.

blanket, cloud, coat, coating, cobweb, cover, fabric, foil, gauze, haze, integument, layer, membrane, mist, nebula, paint, scum, sheet, skin, slick, surface, tissue, veil, veneer, web. cutaway, cutting room, direction, dub, negative, plate, positive, transparency, dub in, dub out, dub over. animation, anime, cartoon, chiller, B movie, biopic, blue movie, buddy movie, chick flick, costume drama. aperture, boom, camcorder, camera, cartridge, darkroom, developer, Asa, digicam. cinematic, cinematography, cut, frame, Bollywood, FPS, FX, the big screen. cinema (noun)
picture show.
coating, tissue; mist (noun)
cloud, coat, fabric, foil, gauze, haze, integument, layer, membrane, nebula, scum, sheet, skin, transparency, veil, web.
communication (noun)
flick, motion picture, movie, moving picture, pic, picture, picture show.
covering (noun)
coating.
film (noun)
celluloid, cinema, flick, motion picture, movie, moving picture, photographic film, pic, picture, picture show, plastic film, shoot, take.
layer (noun)
membrane.
motion picture (noun)
moving picture.
movie (noun)
celluloid, cinema, flick, motion picture, moving picture, picture, picture show.
skin (noun)
skin.

v.

communication (verb)
shoot, take.
take photographs (verb)
shoot, take.

Other synonyms:

cinematic, cinematography, cloud, foil, veil, Bollywood, FPS, the big screen. sheet. coat, tissue. frame. cut. crust
coating.
drizzle
mist.
froth
scum.
mist
haze.
shoot
shoot.
stratum
layer.
Other relevant words:
blanket, cartoon, cartridge, cinematic, cinematography, cloud, coat, coating, cover, cut, fabric, foil, frame, gauze, haze, integument, layer, membrane, mist, nebula, negative, paint, plate, scum, sheet, skin, surface, tissue, transparency, veil, veneer, web, chiller, Bollywood, FPS, blue movie.

Usage examples for film

  1. A thin film of dust had settled on the piano, on chairs, on the table. – The Hidden Places by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  2. I must have got on the film durin' my stay up at Roarin' Rocks last summer. – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  3. Never, in the time I was in Cuba, did I see a Spanish actor or film announced; although a picture, appropriate to Lent, of the Passion, hinted at a different spirit. – San Cristóbal de la Habana by Joseph Hergesheimer