Longest Movies Ever Made

Ashley | 24 - 08 - 2021
Longest Movie Ever Made

Binge-watching series and movie franchises have become a part and parcel of modern entertainment. Here is a list of old and new longest movies ever made and why they were made.

What Is the Longest Movie in the World?

Here is a list of the world’s longest movies under different categories:

  • The longest experimental film is ‘Logistics’, a Swedish film released in 2012 written by Erika Magnusson and Daniel Andersson. It runs for 51420 mins or 35 days.
  • The longest cinematic film is Amra Ekta Cinema Banabo, a Bangladeshi Bengali film released in 2019 that runs for 1260 mins.
  • Berlin Alexanderplatz is the longest film to be released in parts and runs for 931 mins(longer than the entire Fast & Furious franchise put together.) 

How Long Is the Longest Movie?

Logistics is the longest movie ever made and it runs for 35 days. It depicts the journey of a pedometer from its manufacture to sales in reverse chronological order.

Which Is the Longest Movie Ever Made?
  • A. Logistics
  • B. Ambiance
  • C. The 10 Commandments
  • D. Giant

“Ambiance” a Swedish movie holds the record of the second-longest movie runtime if it were to be released. The 30-day long movie was released in December 2020 a couple of years following the release of its 7 hours and 20-minute long trailer. 

Longest Movies in Theaters

Long movies in theaters don’t always guarantee a hit. Check out these longest blockbuster movies that you should watch at least once in your lifetime:

  1. Gone with the Wind (1939)- 3 hours and 58 minutes
  2. Once Upon a Time in America (1984)- 3 hours and 49 minutes
  3. Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001)- 3 hours and 44 minutes
  4. Lawrence of Arabia (1962)- 3 hours and 36 minutes
  5. Ben-Hur (1959)- 3 hours and 32 minutes
  6. Swades (2004)- 3 hours and 30 minutes
  7. Seven Samurai (1954)- 3 hours and 27 minutes
  8. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)- 3 hours and 21 minutes
  9. The Godfather: Part II (1974)- 3 hours and 20 minutes
  10. Schindler’s List (1993)- 3 hours and 15 minutes

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