Definition of Columbia Pictures from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Columbia Pictures

 
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a large Hollywood film company, producing films for cinema and television. It was established in 1924 and its first big success was It Happened One Night (1934). Others have included Easy Rider (1969), Taxi Driver (1976) and Ghandi (1982). The company was bought by the Coca-Cola company in 1982, which sold it to Sony in 1989.