first-run definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
designating or of:
- a film in its first schedule of performances
- a theater that shows first-run films
- a TV program or series being telecast for the first time on a network or by syndicating
first-run definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The initial period in which a movie is released.
- firstˈ-runˈ adjective