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10 Movies Over 3 Hours You Can Enjoy When You Have a Lot of Time

Wondering which films to watch next? Here are 10 films with a running time of over three hours which you can check out in your free time!

The Irishman

From director Martin Scorsese comes The Irishman, a film about the disappearance of the legendary union boss Jimmy Hoffa. The story is told through the eyes of the WWII veteran Frank Sheeran, and gives the audience a glimpse at the world of organized crime -- from its rivalries to its connections to mainstream politics. The Academy Award-nominated film stars Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Joe Pesci.

Running Time: 209 minutes

Stream it on Netflix.

Schindler's List

Schindler's List is a 1993 epic historical drama film from Steven Spielberg. Based on the 1982 novel Schindler's Ark, the film follows Oskar Schindler, a German industrialist who saved a thousand Polish-Jewish refugees from the Holocaust with his wife Emilie Schindler. Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, and Ben Kingsley.

Running Time: 195 minutes

Stream it on Netflix.

Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis

Directed by Lav Diaz, Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis tells the interconnected stories of characters from the Philippines' history, literature, and mythology. One story follows Gregoria De Jesus on her search for the body of his husband Andres Bonifacio, while the other centers on Jose Rizal's characters - Simoun and Isagani - with their story picking up at the end of El Filibusterismo. The film won the Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize at the 2016 Berlin International Film Festival.

Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis stars Piolo Pascual, John Lloyd Cruz, Angel Aquino, Hazel Orencio, and more.

Running Time: 485 minutes

Avengers: Endgame

The culmination of an era, Avengers: Endgame picks up after the events of Avengers: Infinity War. It centers on the remaining Avengers who must now come together and find a way to bring back the allies they lost during the Snap for a final showdown with Thanos. The film comes from Anthony Russo and Joe Russo and stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, and more.

Running Time: 181 minutes

Stream it on YouTube Movies.

The Godfather Part II

The Godfather Part II is the longest of The Godfather trilogy and is considered to be a sequel and a prequel to the first film. One story is set in 1958 and tells the story of Michael Corleone, the new Don of the Corleone family. The other is a prequel centering on Vito Corleone and his founding of the family enterprise in New York City. The film is directed by Francis Ford Coppola and stars Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro, and more.

Running Time: 200 minutes

Stream it on Netflix.

The Wolf of Wall Street

This 2013 Martin Scorsese film is a black comedy crime film based on Jordan Belfort's memoir of the same name. The Wolf of Wall Street shows Belfort's rise from being a wealthy stockbroker in New York to getting involved in the world of crime, corruption, and the federal government. Leonardo De Caprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie star in this film.

Running Time: 180 minutes

Stream it on Netflix.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The final installment to The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Return of the King picks up after the events of the second movie. It follows Frodo, Sam, and Gollum as they make their way to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Meanwhile, Gandalf, Aragorn, Legolas, Gimli, and the others work together against Sauron and his army in Minas Tirith. It stars Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Cate Blanchett, and more.

Running Time: 201 minutes; 252 minutes (extended cut)

Stream it on YouTube Movies.

Apocalypse Now Redux

Apocalypse Now Redux, released in 2001, is the extended version of the original 1979 film. It is based on the novella Heart of Darkness and follows Captain Benjamin Willard on his mission to assassinate a renegade officer accused of murder. It stars Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Martin Sheen, Frederic Forest, and more. The film, which was shot in Baler, Aurora, won the Palm d'Or at the 1979 Cannes Film Festival.

Running Time: 202 minutes

Magnolia

Magnolia is a psychological drama from writer and director Paul Thomas Anderson. It presents a study on interrelated characters, all going through different crises, as they search for happiness and meaning in life. The film stars Jeremy Blackman, Tom Cruise, Melinda Dillon, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and more. It also won the Golden Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival.

Running Time: 188 minutes

Stream it on YouTube Movies.

Lawrence Of Arabia

From director David Lean comes Lawrence of Arabia, a biographical epic released in 1962. The film centers on T.E. Lawrence - the British lieutenant who reunited the Arab tribes against the Ottoman Turks during World War I. It stars Peter O'Toole as the titular character, and he is joined by Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Anthony Quinn, and more.

Lawrence of Arabia won 7 awards at the 35th Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.

Running Time: 227 minutes

Stream it on YouTube Movies.