AFI Top 100 Statistics

Some (possibly) interesting statistics about the movies on the AFI Top 100 List (2007 edition).

100 movies, totaling 12,738 minutes, which is 212.3 hours or 8.8 days

The average length of a movie is 127.38 minutes, while the median is 119.5 minutes

The shortest movie is 68 minutes long (Duck Soup). The longest movie is 233 minutes long (Gone With The Wind).

Actors Seen In Three Or More Movies

Actor Number of Movies Seen In
(click to see movies)
Philip Ettington
Bess Flowers
Gino Corrado
Ward Bond
Arthur Tovey
Robert Duvall
William H. O'Brien
Bert Moorhouse
Bert Stevens
Frank O'Connor
Harrison Ford
Harry Strang
James Stewart
Pat Flaherty
Robert De Niro
Chuck Hamilton
Dale van Sickel
Dustin Hoffman
Frank Faylen
Hank Mann
Humphrey Bogart
Joe Spinell
John Dilson
Marlon Brando
Martin Balsam
Milton Kibbee
Rudy Bond
Scott Seaton
Thomas Mitchell
William Holden
Adriana Caselotti
Al Bridge
Al Ernest Garcia
Alec Guinness
Alfred Hitchcock
Ben Johnson
Brandon Beach
Burnell Tucker
Cary Grant
Charles Middleton
Charlie Chaplin
Chester Conklin
Christopher Walken
Claude Rains
Colin Kenny
Creighton Hale
Dan White
Danny Borzage
David Arkin
Diane Keaton
Dick Elliott
Dub Taylor
Edmund Cobb
Ellen Corby
Eric Mayne
Faye Dunaway
Florence Wix
Frank McLure
Frank Sivero
Frank Vincent
Gene Hackman
Gil Perkins
H.B. Warner
Harry Tenbrook
Henry Bergman
Howard Negley
Irving Bacon
Jack Hawkins
Jack Nicholson
James Dime
Joe Palma
John Cazale
John Qualen
John Rand
Katharine Hepburn
Landers Stevens
Lloyd Ingraham
Mae Marsh
Max Wagner
Ned Beatty
Paul Kruger
Philip Morris
Porter Hall
Ray Spiker
Richard Dreyfuss
Robert Dahdah
Rudy Germane
Russ Clark
Sam Ash
Samuel L. Jackson
Scott Glenn
Shirley Coates
Suzanne Ridgeway
Talia Shire
Ted Grossman
Tom Hanks
Tony Lip
Walter Bacon
Walter Huston
Wilfred Lucas

 

Directors Seen In Multiple Movies

Director Number of Movies Seen In
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Steven Spielberg
Alfred Hitchcock
Billy Wilder
Meta Rebner
Stanley Kubrick
Charlie Chaplin
Francis Ford Coppola
Frank Capra
Fred T. Gallo
John Huston
John Prettyman
Martin Scorsese
Tony Brandt
Victor Fleming
Alan J. Pakula
Ana Maria Quintana
Arthur S. Black Jr.
Charles C. Coleman
Crayton Smith
David Lean
Don Kranze
Edward Donahue
Elia Kazan
George Lucas
George Stevens
Hal W. Polaire
Henry Bergman
John Ford
Joseph P. Reidy
Joyce King
Kay Chapin
Michael Curtiz
Mike Nichols
Newt Arnold
Nicholas Sgarro
Robert Altman
Robert Wise
Sidney Lumet
Susan Malerstein
Terry Morse Jr.
William Wyler

 

Writers Seen In Multiple Movies

Writer Number of Movies Seen In
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Ernest Lehman
Billy Wilder
Mario Puzo
Arthur Laurents
Charlie Chaplin
David Webb Peoples
Francis Ford Coppola
George Lucas
John Huston
John Van Druten
Stanley Kubrick
Adolph Green
Andrew Stanton
Arthur C. Clarke
Bert Kalmar
Betty Comden
Bob Woodward
Budd Schulberg
Calder Willingham
Carl Bernstein
Carl Foreman
Dashiell Hammett
Hagar Wilde
Harold Michelson
Harry Ruby
Howard Lindsay
I. A. L. Diamond
Jerome Robbins
Joe Masteroff
Julius J. Epstein
Larry Gelbart
Larry McMurtry
Michael Wilson
Nicholas Pileggi
Noel Langley
Paul Schrader
Peter Benchley
Peter George
Philip G. Epstein
Quentin Tarantino
Reginald Rose
Robert Towne
Tennessee Williams
Terry Southern
Waldo Salt
Walon Green
William Goldman

 

MPAA Ratings

Rating Number of Movies Percentage
NR (Not Rated)
23
23%
Passed
6
6%
G
11
11%
PG
24
24%
PG-13
6
6%
R
30
30%

 

My Ratings

RatingNumber of MoviesPercentage
Didn't like it
1
1%
It was OK
5
5%
Liked it
46
46%
Really liked it
28
28%
Loved it
20
20%

 

 

Movies Seen By Day Of Week

DayNumber of MoviesPercentage
Sunday
24
24%
Monday
13
13%
Tuesday
9
9%
Wednesday
13
13%
Thursday
10
10%
Friday
10
10%
Saturday
21
21%

 

 

Movies Seen By Month

MonthNumber of MoviesPercentage
January
4
4%
February
14
14%
March
5
5%
April
6
6%
May
12
12%
June
7
7%
July
6
6%
August
8
8%
September
9
9%
October
5
5%
November
19
19%
December
5
5%

 

 

Movies Seen Per Decade

Decade # of Movies Seen Percent
1910s 1 1%
1920s 3 3%
1930s 11 11%
1940s 11 11%
1950s 15 15%
1960s 16 16%
1970s 21 21%
1980s 9 9%
1990s 12 12%
2000s 1 1%

 

 

Movies Per Release Year

YearNumber of MoviesPercentage
1916
1
1%
1925
1
1%
1927
2
2%
1931
1
1%
1933
2
2%
1934
1
1%
1935
1
1%
1936
2
2%
1938
1
1%
1939
3
3%
1940
2
2%
1941
3
3%
1942
2
2%
1944
1
1%
1946
1
1%
1947
1
1%
1948
1
1%
1950
2
2%
1951
2
2%
1952
2
2%
1953
1
1%
1954
1
1%
1956
1
1%
1957
2
2%
1958
1
1%
1959
3
3%
1960
3
3%
1961
1
1%
1962
2
2%
1964
1
1%
1965
1
1%
1966
1
1%
1967
3
3%
1968
1
1%
1969
3
3%
1970
1
1%
1971
4
4%
1972
2
2%
1973
1
1%
1974
2
2%
1975
3
3%
1976
4
4%
1977
2
2%
1978
1
1%
1979
1
1%
1980
1
1%
1981
1
1%
1982
4
4%
1983
1
1%
1987
1
1%
1989
1
1%
1990
1
1%
1991
1
1%
1992
1
1%
1993
1
1%
1994
4
4%
1995
1
1%
1997
1
1%
1998
1
1%
1999
1
1%
2001
1
1%