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Top 10 Longest Movie Ever Made

Monday, May 23rd 2011. | Longest


Classified the longest cinematic movies ever been made is as difficult as determining the longest novel ever been written. We need little research to find supportive data related to the subject. Because of the long duration, some of longest movies ever made below are never been released.

1. Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980): 931 min (15 hr)

Berlin Alexanderplatz


The movie is combination of 14 television series or TV drama titles conducted by Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Total duration of the movie is actually 15,5 hours precisely. The producer of the movie was West German WDR and the Italian television network RAI
2. Resan (The Journey) 1987, 873 min (14 hr)
Resan is long movie running 14,5 hours. Peter Watkins was the director of the movie and it was taking time from 1983 to 1985. The set was taken from different places on other countries and it tells about military, nuclear and poverty. The movie is performing well in IMDB although it is almost certain not many of them watching the movie from the start to the end without pause.

3. Out 1 (Noli me tangere) 1971,773 min (13 hr).
The 3rd longest movie was directed by one of the most legendary movie director from French Jacques Rivette. The movie is running not exactly 13 hours. The duration is 12 hours and 40 min to be precisely.

4. How Yukong Moved the Mountains (1977), 763 min (13 hr).
The movie is available in original version and French. In French, the movie is titled “Comment Yukong déplaça les montagnes”. The movie is about the final of Cultural Revolution era in China around 1966-1976.
5. Evolution of a Filipino Family (2004) 643 min (11 hr)

Evolution of a Filipino Family


Evolution of Filipino family is a drama movie directed famous Philippines director by Lav Diaz. The exact duration of the movie is 593 minutes long.
6. Human Condition (1959-1961) 579 min (9 hr)
The story of Human condition is coming from long Novel, Gomikawa Junpei (1916-1995). The main story is about Japanese who fights fascist oppressive aggression and is trying to survive on WWII. Masaki Kobayashi directed the movie.
7. Shoah (1985) 566 min (9 hr)
Shoah is semi-documented film during the control of Hitler and his oppressive act. The main story of the movie is about Holocaust, interview with the survival and documentary of the Holocaust sites.

8. Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks (2003) 556 min (9 hr).
Wang Bing is the director who made the movie and he made it started from 1999 to 2001. The main story of West of the track snapped the after effect of Shenyang Industrial collapse. In the movie, we can find three parts, Rust, Remnants and Rails
9. Death in the Land of the Encantos (2007) 540 min (9 hr)
Lav Diaz directed the movie and he centers the movie-telling story about Benjamin Agusan. He came back from Russia and he found his village just hit by catastrophic super typhoon.
10. Heremias Book One: The Legend of the Lizard Princess (2006) 540 min (9 hr)

The Legend of the Lizard Princess


Our last longest movie is another creation of director Lav Diaz. It features the story of Ronnie Lazaro, an artisan traveler with his ox and his merchant group. In the middle of the story, Ronnie decided to leave the group and he faced severe hurricane strikes that make his stranded on a strange place with no one beside him.


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