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Fun with math

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stopwatchJodrell, formally known as CentralNIC CTO Gavin Brown, posted a statistical analysis of his suspicion that movies are getting longer. He found out he was correct but not in any meaningful sense: the average length of a feature film gets longer by about one minute per decade. It won’t necessarily hold up to scientific scrutiny, but its fun. (Creative Commons licensed photo by Erica Marshall.)

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Written by chris

November 10, 2008 at 10:57 am

Posted in Film, Uncategorized

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