The longest movie in the world

                                                                    Experimental films
Title Running time Year released Notes
Logistics 51420 min (857 hr / 35 days, 17 hours) 2012 [1]
Modern Times Forever (Stora Enso Building, Helsinki) 14400 min (240 hr / 10 days) 2011 [2]
Cinématon 10127 min (168 hr 47 min / 7 days) 1978–2016 [3]
Beijing 2003 9000 min (150 hr / 6 days, 6 hours) 2003 [4]
Untitled #125 (Hickory) 7200 min (120 hr / 5 days) 2011 [5]
Matrjoschka 5700 min (95 hr / 3 days, 23 hours) 2006 [6]
The Cure for Insomnia 5220 min (87 hr / 3 days, 15 hours) 1987 [7]
The Longest Most Meaningless Movie in the World 2880 min (48 hr/ 2 days) 1968 [8]
**** (Four Stars) 1500 min (25 hr / 1 day, 1 hour) 1967 [9]
24 Hour Psycho 1440 min (24 hr / 1 day) 1993 [10]
The Clock 1440 min (24 hr / 1 day) 2010 [11]
Happy 1440 min (24 hr / 1 day) 2013 [12][13]
Crude Oil 840 min (14 hr) 2008 [14]
Bordeaux Piece 823 min (13 hr, 43 min) 2004 [15]
How Yukong Moved the Mountains 763 min (12 hr, 43 min) 1976 [16]
The White House 690 min (11 hr, 30 min) 2006 [17]
Circus Savage 643 min (10 hr, 43 min) 2009 [18]
Paint Drying 607 min (10 hr, 7 min) 2016 [19]
Empire 485 min (8 hr, 5 min) 1964 [20]
Imitation of Christ 480 min (8 hr) 1967 [21]
The Wake 462 min (7 hr, 42 min) 2000 [22]
Lamentations: A Monument to the Dead World 435 min (7 hr, 7 min) 1985 [23]
The Movie Orgy 420 min (7 hr) 1968 [24]
Star Spangled to Death 402 min (6 hr, 42 min) 2004 [25]
River of Fundament 352 min (5 hr, 52 min) 2014 Including two 20-minute intermissions[26]
Sleep 321 min (5 hr, 21 min) 1963 [20]

Cinematic films[edit]

Note: Some releases are extended cuts or director’s cuts, and are ranked according to the longest verified running time.

Cinematic films
Title Running time Year released Notes
Resan (The Journey) 873 min (14 hr, 33 min) 1987 [27]
Out 1 (Noli me tangere) 773 min (12 hr, 53 min) 1971 [a]
How Yukong Moved the Mountains 763 min (12 hr, 43 min) 1977 [b]
Evolution of a Filipino Family 647 min (10 hr, 47 min) 2004 [c]
Shoah 613 min (10 hr, 13 min) 1985 [d]
Tie Xi Qu: West of the Tracks 551 min (9 hr, 11 min) 2003 [e]
Death in the Land of Encantos 540 min (9 hr) 2007 [f]
Heremias (Book One: The Legend of the Lizard Princess) 540 min (9 hr) 2006
Taiga 501 min (8 hr, 21 min) 1992 [g]
A Lullaby to the Sorrowful Mystery 485 min (8 hr, 5 min) 2016 [h]
The Photo-Drama of Creation 480 min (8 hr) 1914 [i]
El protegido de Satán 480 min (8 hr) 1917 [j]
Mefisto 460 min (7 hr, 40 min) 1917 [k]
Melancholia 450 min (7 hr, 30 min) 2008 [28]
Hitler: A Film from Germany 442 min (7 hr, 22 min) 1977 [l]
Sátántangó 432 min (7 hr, 12 min) 1994 [m]
Arshin Mal-Alan 420 min (7 hr) 1916 [n]
The Satin Slipper 410 min (6 hr, 50 min) 1985 [o]
Bábolna 400 min (6 hr, 40 min) 1985 [p]
The Best of Youth 400 min (6 hr, 40 min) 2003 [q]
I, Paisan 392 min (6 hr, 32 min) 1967
Parisette 380 min (6 hr, 20 min) 1921
Babel – A Letter to My Friends Left Behind in Belgium 380 min (6 hr, 20 min) 1991
La Révolution française 360 min (6 hr) 1989
Little Dorrit 360 min (6 hr) 1988
Century of Birthing 360 min (6 hr) 2011 [r]
Florentina Hubaldo, CTE 360 min (6 hr) 2012 [s]
Bevezetés a filmkészítés rejtelmeibe 360 min (6 hr) 1996
Les Misérables 359 min (5 hr, 59 min) 1925
Battle of Moscow 358 min (5 hr, 58 min) 1985
Near Death 358 min (5 hr, 58 min) 1989
Fragments: Jerusalem 358 min (5 hr, 58 min) 1997
Karamay 356 min (5 hr, 56 min) 2010
La Commune (Paris, 1871) 345 min (5 hr, 45 min) 2000
Perón, sinfonía del sentimiento 340 min (5 hr, 40 min) 1999
Carlos 339 min (5 hr, 39 min) 2010 [29]
Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon 338 min (5 hr, 38 min) 2014
L’idole des jeunes 338 min (5 hr, 38 min) 1976
Vkus khleba 336 min (5 hr, 36 min) 1979 [t]
Napoléon 332 min (5 hr, 32 min) 1927 (Restoration, 2016) [30]
Yoman (Diary 1973–1983) 330 min (5 hr, 30 min) 1983
Mahatma: Life of Gandhi, 1869–1948 330 min (5 hr, 30 min) 1968
Spiritual Voices 328 min (5 hr, 28 min) 1995
Nymphomaniac 325 min (5 hr, 25 min) 2013
Vindicta 320 min (5 hr, 20 min) 1923 [citation needed]
1900 317 min (5 hr, 17 min) 1976
Happy Hour 317 min (5 hr, 17 min) 2015
Tsahal 316 min (5 hr, 16 min) 1994
The Deluge 316 min (5 hr, 16 min) 1974
Batang West Side 315 min (5 hr, 15 min) 2002
Fanny and Alexander 312 min (5 hr, 12 min) 1982
Nightmare 312 min (5 hr, 12 min) 1972
Legend About Thiel 311 min (5 hr, 11 min) 1976
Les Misérables 305 min (5 hr, 5 min) 1934
QB VII 305 min (5 hr, 5 min) 1974 (TV miniseries) (6-1/2 hr, counting commercials)
The Confessions of Winifred Wagner 302 min (5 hr, 2 min) 1975