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Hollywood is a global, multibillion-dollar business, but the American movie industry is still fairly young. The first talking picture came out in 1927 and the first color blockbusters, "The Wizard of Oz" and "Gone With the Wind," were filmed in 1939. So it's really no surprise that the term "cinephile," meaning a devoted movie fan, didn't emerge until the late 1920s and was only added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2006.