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Synonyms for unreel

to cause (a line) to become longer and less taut

Synonyms for unreel

unwind from or as if from a reel


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As she floats weightlessly, she unreels a white nylon diveline to mark the path, in case a diver accidentally kicks up blinding amounts of clay-like silt and can't see the way back to the cenote.
By alternating chapters between her childhood in the 1920s and 1930s and his own in the 1960s, he unreels the story of how Ruth McBride Jordan started her life: Ruchel Shilsky had a brutal father who cheated the blacks who bought his groceries; a crippled and helpless mother; and a childhood in segregated Virginia, where Jews weren't yet white.
Choreography is an art that exists in space and time, but the time itself is fleeting; it unreels with the dance, spooling forward but never back.
The movie's gimmick is that it unreels in real time.
In addition to walking, the first Dante was designed to rappel down steep slopes and cliff faces by means of a Kevlar tether line that unreels as it descends.
'Aurora' made it as one of the first four finalists chosen for the Metro Manila Film Festival, which unreels on Dec.
For 90 minutes, the mesmerising Vanessa Redgrave keeps the audience totally gripped as she unreels a story so painful that the tears that she shares with her audience are undoubtedly real.
As it does so, it unreels a cable attached to a communications station up on the surface.
But, in 'Evil Genius,' the riveting four-part Netflix series that unreels on Friday, the shocking demise of 43-year-old pizza delivery guy Brian Wells isn't just a figment of a blood-thirsty screenwriter's imagination.
In the four-episode series, 'The Elements: Cosentino,' which unreels on Jan.
So, as 2017 unreels, Bailey, Darren, Kyle and Inigo could be pacing the rest of the tween and teen pack-with the last-minute addition of Joshua Garcia whose good showing in the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) entry, 'Vince and Kath and James,' has pushed him ahead several notches in the intensifying teen race for stardom.
The story, set in current-day Manila about a young photographer and the two women he falls in love with, unreels to the virtual hit catalogue of Sugarfree (music and lyrics by lead vocalist Ebe Dancel), including the songs 'Mariposa,' 'Burnout,' 'Wag Ka Nang Umiyak,' 'Tulog Na,' 'Hari ng Sablay,' 'Makita Kang Muli'-and a new one created for the musical, 'Bawat Daan.' Musical direction is by Ejay Yatco.
We're writing this a week before the 2016 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) officially unreels on Dec.
Maui is first portrayed as a villain, but as the film unreels, that negative image is tweaked in a more positive direction after he loses his preeminent power to another, more hellish and wrathful god, who derives his fiery, evil force from a volcano's eruptions and endless lava flow!
19 at 9:30 p.m., the fourth season of 'Married At First Sight' unreels, with a new batch of strangers getting hitched-and doing their best to stay married for six weeks!