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function add_custom_rewrite_rule() {

 // First, try to load up the rewrite rules. We do this just in case
 // the default permalink structure is being used.
 if( ($current_rules = get_option('rewrite_rules')) ) {

 // Next, iterate through each custom rule adding a new rule
 // that replaces 'movies' with 'films' and give it a higher
 // priority than the existing rule.
 foreach($current_rules as $key => $val) {
 if(strpos($key, 'movies') !== false) {
 add_rewrite_rule(str_ireplace('movies', 'films', $key), $val, 'top');
 } // end if
 } // end foreach

 } // end if/else

 // ...and we flush the rules

} // end add_custom_rewrite_rule
add_action('init', 'add_custom_rewrite_rule');

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