Film or movie??

@hanah87 (1846)
Malaysia
March 18, 2009 1:42am CST
Why people always said movie not film even it is film?I always heard it or read it especially in mylot discussion.Can you tell me why?
1 response
@amoyube1980 (2233)
• Somalia
18 Mar 09
i suppose it depends upon the demographics.. most people from the us usually use the word movie, film I think is usually used by people from the industry (not sure about this though), in the UK they use cinema. besides it's wierd to say I want to watch a film. ?