The Movie Corpus (Mark Davies, – Kielipankki version

This resource contains a copy of the original Movie Corpus, provided by Mark Davies on 4th June 2021 via the corpus service at The corpus contains 200 million words from about 25,000 movies from the years 1930-2018. The movie scripts come from several different English-speaking countries and include English from the US, UK and 4 other dialects. The corpus is related to many other corpora of English, formerly known as the ”BYU Corpora”.

More information on Mark Davies’ downloadable corpora at Kielipankki.

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