Definition of Hollywoodization in English:


(British Hollywoodisation)


derogatory, informal
  • See Hollywoodize

    • ‘There are many unique qualities to this film that reject the formulaic Hollywoodization of historical figures and battles.’
    • ‘Simliarly, the film is amazingly effective for a fairly overblown Hollywoodization of a simple, lovely original.’
    • ‘Is Sundance's exportation of the indie-film mindset to other countries also an opportunity for other national cinemas to survive global Hollywoodization?’
    • ‘Many people have seen the movie, and the magnificent power in the novella is now diminished by the "hollywoodization" of it.’
    • ‘He describes the 'Hollywoodization of political culture'.’