If you dream that you are playing a role in the movie, something from your unconscious is about to be revealed. It can also mean you are getting ready to play a new role in your life and go down a new path.
To dream of seeing static or “snow” on a movie screen represents your refusal to see the truth in a situation. You might believe in someone who is deliberately trying to deceive you.Movies in dreams may also represent memories or scenes from your past. Also see below for “Movie Character”, “Movie Credits”, “Movie Theater” and “Movie Villain”, all listed below.... My Dream Interpretation
If you appear watching a movie, the scene may be showing you that your thoughts are disconnected from your person. You are able to observe yourself and your life without getting involved emotionally.
Modern superstitions say that to undertake the direction of a film predicts the arrival of a rewarding gift.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
To dream of falling/being in love - or becoming physically intimate in any way - with a movie character represents your understanding about him or her and the feelings he/she generates in you. Something in your waking life has triggered these similar beliefs and feelings.
If you dream about being friends with a movie character, your dream is telling you that you should have higher self-esteem. You are worth believing in. You need to work on believing that you are a special person.
It is not uncommon that a real-life obsession with a certain movie character (or the person who plays that character) may carry over onto your dream world. Also consider the themes of the movie, and the journey the character goes on during the story, for more clues to your dream’s meaning.... My Dream Interpretation
The exception is, if you see your own name in the credits - that indicates you are aware of your own uniqueness, and have good confidence in your abilities.... My Dream Interpretation
A theater may mention that it is rime to view the dramas and comedies of your life and to begin the process of self-exploration. It may also point to a desire for more entertainment.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To be watching a movie is to yearn for glamour in your life. You have been living too sheltered an existence and need to let down your hair a little more. Sometimes the type of movie you are watching can be pertinent:
Comedy: Don’t take life too seriously. When you get uptight, examine the situation and try to find a humorous side to it.
Musical: Don’t let your love of the music of life cause you to ignore your responsibilities.
Mystery: Something is not as it should be. Don’t get complacent, but be always on the alert. Simple, seemingly innocent words and actions can be signs of coming intrigue and complications.
Romance: This could be a good time for romance. Keep your ears and eyes open.
Tragedy: Be aware of tragedies and of impending drama, but always look for the silver lining that will be there somewhere.
War Movie: You are building up to a battle within yourself. Bring your problems out into the open and examine them. Face up to problems and work out solutions.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
Depth Psychology: Is it possible that a movie of your life is playing? The dream might also be an indication of your insecurity or that others want to lead you Mup a garden path.” Who is trying to fool you? Are you fooling yourself? What movie is playing in the theater (drama, comedy, western, etc.)?... Dreamers Dictionary
A common dream that many people report is to have the sense that the dream itself is a movie.
The first distinction that should be made when considering the symbolic meaning of a movie in a dream is which side of desire the film is addressing. One connects to manifesting a fantasy into reality and the other embodies rewriting history as you perhaps wish it was. In either case, the presence of a movie in a dream is likely expressing a wish to have more control over how life is being perceived. Ask yourself what area of your life is feeling unreal or that you wish were different.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams