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  • n  the place where some action occurs
    the police returned to the scene of the crime
  • n  an incident (real or imaginary)
    their parting was a sad scene
  • n  the visual percept of a region
  • n  a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
  • n  a situation treated as an observable object
    the religious scene in England has changed in the last century
  • n  a subdivision of an act of a play
    the first act has three scenes
  • n  a display of bad temper
    he made a scene
  • n  graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept
    he painted scenes from everyday life
  • n  the context and environment in which something is set
  • n  the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale
    they worked all night painting the scenery

  • Go behind the scenes at Jay Leno's photo shoot for the cover of PTI Magazine.
  • The director of Hounddog, which features the 12-year-old actress in a disturbing rape scene, fights back against the critics who are crying child pornography.
  • True to Friedman's recipe, it had the boygirl scene, the girlgirl scene, the orgy scene, and then the kiss-off.
News & Articles

  • Scene worth seeing
    LODI - It's well known that when a Hollywood director films a scene in a movie over and over again, each time is called a "take."
    June 13, 2013 - The Stockton Record
  • Scene not examined in hotel deaths
    No state medical examiner visited the Boone hotel room where an elderly couple died in April – even though experts say inspecting the death scene is a crucial step in determining how a person died.
    June 13, 2013 - The Charlotte Observer
  • Art Scene
    Art Scene: Marshall Sceuttle's Photographs at CEPA, Phil Pantano's Photographs at MAIN(ST)UDIOS, Bob Collignon, Eric M. Jensen, and Charles Waldorf at HiTemp Fabrication
    June 13, 2013 - Artvoice

  • Chris Broad in Bloomberg
    Questions need to be asked of the Pakistan security forces,Broad said yesterday on his return to Britain. "They left the scene and left us to be sitting ducks."
  • Daniel Day-Lewis in CNN
    In `Brokeback Mountain,' he was unique, he was perfect,said Day-Lewis, already an Oscar winner for "My Left Foot." "That scene in the trailer at the end of the film is as moving as anything I think I've ever seen."
  • Kevin Beary in Daily Herald
    Now the investigation continues,Beary said. "There is a lot of lab work to do. There is a lot of DNA work to do. There is a lot of crime scene work to do."

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