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Old 10-09-21, 06:35 PM
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Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

What is your favorite movie that is at least three hours long?
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

I’m going to squeeze by on a technicality. The Roadshow version of the Hateful Eight is 3 hours and 7 minutes. If I can’t count that I’ll say Godfather II.
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I'll define the word FAVORITE for me as a movie I want to watch and can enjoy from start to finish any time I run across it showing. So, I'm going THE GREEN MILE in this category. I know it is problematic in its portrayal of a Magical Negro, but I find it completely entertaining over the course of a three hour run time. Back when I had cable and this would come on AMC, I would get caught up in it many times, even though it was over 4 hours with ads.

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My first reaction is Seven Samurai but when it comes to rewatchability Iíd have to go with LotR:Fellowship of the Ring Extended Cut.
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

I think that Heat: Director's Cut is just over 3 hours. That's be up there. Along with The Godfather Part II, of course...
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Iíll have to go with Fellowship of the Ring extended.

Other notable titles would be the other extended LoTR movies, the original Solaris and The Godfather movies.
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

Originally Posted by Goonies85
I think that Heat: Director's Cut is just over 3 hours.
Thereís a Heat directors cut? Heat is in my top 5 favorite movies ever and I had never heard of this. IMDB doesnít make mention of a directorís cut. Only a TV version that Mann disowned.
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Holy shit a Heat directors cut?!
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

The Right Stuff
Spartacus
Branaghís version of Hamlet
Schindlerís List
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The Godfather, Part II
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Reds
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Lawrence of Arabia
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There are a ton of great 3 hour movies. I donít have one that really stands above the rest.

But Iíll say Michael Ciminos Heavens Gate and Florian Henckel von Donnersmarckís Never Look Away.
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Kingdom of Heaven director’s cut
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The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

Originally Posted by GoldenJCJ
There’s a Heat directors cut? Heat is in my top 5 favorite movies ever and I had never heard of this. IMDB doesn’t make mention of a director’s cut. Only a TV version that Mann disowned.
It’s a couple of small changes and presentation enhancements.
https://screenrant.com/heat-movie-di...explained/amp/

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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

Originally Posted by Count Dooku
I'll define the word FAVORITE for me as a movie I want to watch and can enjoy from start to finish any time I run across it showing. So, I'm going THE GREEN MILE in this category. I know it is problematic in its portrayal of a Magical Negro, but I find it completely entertaining over the course of a three hour run time. Back when I had cable and this would come on AMC, I would get caught up in it many times, even though it was over 4 hours with ads.

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That's the first one which to came mind. I somehow recall getting it from the local library on VHS...and it was on 2 tapes!
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

Originally Posted by GoldenJCJ
My first reaction is Seven Samurai but when it comes to rewatchability Iíd have to go with LotR:Fellowship of the Ring Extended Cut.

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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

The Godfather Part II
Heat
Lord of the Rings Extended Cuts of all three films
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

Lawrence of Arabia
Seven Samurai
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A long list: https://www.listchallenges.com/101-m...r-3-hours-long
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Re: Favorite movie that is at least three hours long?

The Right Stuff (192 minutes) is my all-time favorite movie of any length.


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