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Definition of the noun rushmore

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noun - plural: -

  1. a mountain in the Black Hills of South Dakota; the likenesses of Washington and Jefferson and Lincoln and Roosevelt are carved on it

Film

"Rushmore" is a 1998 comedy-drama film directed by Wes Anderson about an eccentric teenager named Max Fischer, his friendship with rich industrialist Herman Blume, and their mutual love for elementary school teacher Rosemary Cross. The film was co-written by Anderson and Owen Wilson. The soundtrack was scored by regular Anderson collaborator Mark Mothersbaugh and features several songs by bands associated with the British Invasion of the 1960s.

  • also known as The World of Max the Genius, Tres son multitud, Três é Demais, Academia Rushmore, Rushmore - akatemian älypää, O arharios, Okostojás, Gostam Todos da Mesma, Rašmor, Çilgin Liseliler
  • country: United States of America
  • languages: English Language, Latin Language, Spanish Language, French
  • producers: Barry Mendel & Paul Schiff
  • executive producers: Wes Anderson & Owen Wilson
  • production design by David Wasco
  • art direction by Andrew Laws
  • written by Owen Wilson & Wes Anderson
  • starring:
  • casting by Mary Gail Artz & Barbara Cohen
  • cinematography by Robert Yeoman
  • edited by David Moritz
  • music by Mark Mothersbaugh
  • costume design by Karen Patch
  • set decoration by Sandy Reynolds-Wasco
  • genres: Comedy, Drama
  • taglines:
    • Love. Expulsion. Revolution.
    • All's fair when love is war.
  • rating: R (USA)
  • released on (17 years ago)
  • some of the awards:
      • Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture (role: Herman Blume) nomination for Bill Murray
      • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor (Also for Wild Things (1998)., Tied with Billy Bob Thornton for A Simple Plan (1998).) nomination for Bill Murray
      • National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination for Bill Murray
      • New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination for Bill Murray
      • Funniest Supporting Actor In A Motion Picture nomination for Bill Murray
      • Los Angeles Film Critics Association New Generation Award nomination for Wes Anderson
      • National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Screenplay nomination for Owen Wilson & Wes Anderson
      • National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor, received by Bill Murray
      • Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, received by Bill Murray
      • New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor, received by Bill Murray
      • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, received by Bill Murray
      • Los Angeles Film Critics Association New Generation Award, received by Wes Anderson
      • Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Comedy or Musical nomination for Bill Murray
      • Independent Spirit Award for Best Director nomination for Wes Anderson
      • Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male nomination for Bill Murray
      • Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination for Bill Murray
      • Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Most Promising Actor nomination for Jason Schwartzman
      • Teen Choice Award for Choice Hissy Fit: Film nomination for Jason Schwartzman
      • YoungStar Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy Film nomination for Jason Schwartzman
      • YoungStar Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy Film nomination for Mason Gamble
      • Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor nomination for Mason Gamble
      • British Independent Film Award for Best Foreign Independent Film - English Language nomination for Wes Anderson
      • Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout Star nomination for Jason Schwartzman
      • Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Comedy or Musical, received by Bill Murray
      • Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor, received by Jason Schwartzman
      • Funniest Supporting Actor In A Motion Picture, received by Bill Murray
      • Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male, received by Bill Murray
      • Independent Spirit Award for Best Director, received by Wes Anderson

Phrases with Rushmore

  1. mount rushmore state
  2. mt. rushmore
  3. mount rushmore

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Rushmore

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Google previewWashington Monument (ENHANCED eBook) (2001)

by Julia Hargrove

Mount Rushmore is a monument built against the odds. The site chosen was in the midst of a wilderness in South Dakota where no roads and only a few trails existed for bringing in workers and equipment. The sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, was ...

Google previewMount Rushmore (eBook) (2002)

by Julia Hargrove

Mount Rushmore is a quintessentially American monument. It is oversized, like the nation itself. It was built in the West, which is where our most enduring myths about ourselves originated. It required amazing engineering feats to complete, just ...

Google previewAtlas of North America (2008)

by Karen Foster

GREENLAND Mount Rushmore is a set of huge carved-rock faces of former U.S. presidents George Washington, ThomasJefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln. Mount McKinley is the highest mountain onthe continent of ...

Google previewLeveled Texts: Mount Rushmore National Monument (2014)

by Debra J. Housel

Mount Rushmore is a cliff in South Dakota. It has four big heads of men carved into it. The men were once U.S. presidents. Each head is 60 feet tall. The heads form the biggest sculpture in the world.

Google previewThe New First Dictionary of Cultural Literacy (2004)

What Your Child Needs to Know by Eric Donald Hirsch, William G. Rowland, Michael Stanford

Mount Rushmore Mount Rushmore is a high cliff in the Black Hills of SOUTH DAKOTA where the faces of four American presidents (GEORGE WASHINGTON, THOMAS JEFFERSON, THEODORE ROOSEVELT, and ABRAHAM LINCOLN) are ...

Google previewA Neoist Research Project (2010)

by N. O. Cantsin

Mount Rushmore is a sonnet to Neoism. Hoarse breathing, that of a device for strangling mice, the coarse tremors shaking loose the crudely taped newspaper slacks, revealing legs pressed together so long that the knees have fused plumb ...

Google previewMere Creation (1998)

Science, Faith & Intelligent Design by William A. Dembski

Rushmore is a huge relief of the heads of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson , Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt. There is no question that it was designed, as we know its sculptor, Gutzon Borglum (Caswell 1968, 962).

Google previewThe Mount Rushmore Face That Couldn't See (2012)

by Steve Brezenoff, Marcos Calo

Catalina Duran Sixth Grade Mount Rushmore Mount Rushmore is a monument located near Keystone, South Dakota. It is a famous tourist destination because of the faces of four United States Presidents carved into the mountain — George ...

Google previewThe National Park Architecture Sourcebook (2008)

by Harvey H. Kaiser

Mount Rushmore is an American icon extolled for its stirring imagery. Created out of a granite outcropping in South Dakota's Black Hills, the four faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the 1940s (2015)

by James Gilbert Ryan, Leonard C Schlup

By the time the carving ended, Mount Rushmore had fulfilled its original purpose in drawing automobile tourists to South Dakota. In 1941, the Department of Interior's U.S. Travel Bureau credited Mount Rushmore with contributing to a ...

Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

South Dakota is known as the Mount Rushmore State because of its most famous tourist attraction. The Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a huge, man-made sculpture carved into a granite mountainside. The sculpture features the faces ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Architectural and Engineering Feats (2001)

by Donald Langmead, Christine Garnaut

Mount Rushmore difficult works were completed by 1228. The Marvel began at 160 feet (49 meters) above the sea and consisted of three terraced levels. The lowest housed the almonry and cellar. The second was taken up by the kitchens; ...

Google previewDictionary of American Government and Politics (2010)

by Duncan Watts

Mount Rushmore is the location of an epic sculpture that features the faces of four exalted American presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln. Set against the backdrop of South Dakota's ...

Google previewDictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (1976)

by James L. Mooney

Rushmore Mount Rushmore Memorial in the Black Hills of South Dakota, where a giant sculpture in mountainside stone commemorates four former American presidents: Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt. (LSD-14: dp.

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