15 Longest running Films made in Indian Cinema

Gangs of Wasseypur

Indian Cinema is the second largest film industry after Hollywood, there are thousands of different language films releasing every year including mainly Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. Top 5 films in the list run over 4 hours, most of the longest running films from Hindi film industry, the Hindi film Gang of Wasseypur including part 1 and part 2 running about 319 minutes (roughly 5 hours 19 minutes) is the longest film by running time in India and the Tamil film Thavamai Thavamirundhu which is running 275 minutes (roughly 4 hours 35 minutes) is in second longest running film. The Films by longest running time is listed below with details including running time, film language and year of release.

RankTitleLanguageYear ReleasedRunning Time (In Minutes)
1Gangs of WasseypurHindi2012319 (Part 1 and Part 2 combined)
2Thavamai ThavamirundhuTamil2005275
3TamasHindi1987274
4Mera Naam JokerHindi1970255
5LOC KargilHindi2003255
6SangamHindi1964238
7Daana Veera Soora KarnaTelugu1977233
8Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand UnitedHindi1999228
9LagaanHindi2001224
10KhatarnakHindi1990223
11Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten HeroHindi2005222
12Parthiban KanavuTamil1960219
13Aayiram Thalaivaangi Apoorva ChintamaniTamil1947216
14MohabbateinHindi2006216
15Salaam-E-IshqHindi2007216

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