day for night

   The common name for a cinematic filter used to make a daylit scene appear to be a nighttime dark one. It is charmingly known to the French as a Nuit Américaine. Also see night blindness (nyctalopia) and nocturne.

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  • A Hard Day's Night (song) — Infobox Single Name = A Hard Day s Night Writer = Lennon/McCartney Artist = The Beatles from Album = A Hard Day s Night B side = Things We Said Today (UK) I Should Have Known Better (US) Released = July 10, 1964 (UK) July 13, 1964 (US) Recorded …   Wikipedia

  • A Hard Day's Night (album) — Infobox Album Name = A Hard Day s Night Type = studio Artist = The Beatles Released = 10 July 1964 Recorded = Abbey Road and Pathé Marconi Studios 29 January 1964 – 3 June 1964 Genre = Rock and roll, beat music Length = 30:30 Label = Parlophone… …   Wikipedia

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