Did you know – The first movie ever made was in 1888
Roundhay Garden Scene (1888)
The world’s earliest surviving motion-picture film, showing actual consecutive action is called Roundhay Garden Scene. It’s a short film directed by French inventor Louis Le Prince. While it’s just 2.11 seconds long, it is technically a movie.
The Worlds Longest movie is 439 Minutes or 7 and a half Hours
Swedish director Anders Weberg has released a second full-length trailer for his upcoming experimental film Ambiancé and it runs for a total of 439 minutes. Weberg, who is also an artist, released a 72-minute long teaser trailer last year.
The Worlds Longest Meaningless Movie was 48 hours long
The Longest Most Meaningless Movie in the World is an underground movie made in the UK that runs to 48 hours long. It was released in 1969 and was the longest movie back then.
The movie that made most money of all time
Although Gone with the Wind (USA 1939) took just US$393.4 million (then £88 million) at the international box office, in an inflation-adjusted list it comes top with a total gross of $3.44 billion.
Who has the record for acting in the Most Movies
John Carradine has the record for playing in the most movies ever. He was an American actor, one of the most prolific and famed character actors in Hollywood history. He was a member of Cecil B. DeMille’s stock company and later John Ford’s company, best known for his roles in horror films, Westerns, and Shakespearean theatre.
John Carradine appeared in 351 movies
Mickey Rooney appeared in 335 movies
Danny Trejo appeared in 317 movies
Fred Willard appeared in 291 movies
Sir Christopher Lee appeared in 265 movies
Stephen Tobolowsky appeared in 251 movies
Michael Ironside appeared in 247 movies
Robert Loggia appeared in 228 movies