running time

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Noun1.running time - the length of time that a movie or tv show runsrunning time - the length of time that a movie or tv show runs
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
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Then discussions arise about the advisability of this road or that, what the best stopping-places may be, what running time I may expect to make, where the best trout streams are, and so forth, in which other men join, and which are punctuated with more drinks.
The railways are plying to enhance the running time of several trains by 10 minute to 2 hours.
HALF OF A YELLOW SUN Cert 15, Running time 111mins ?
The movie stages its first dogfight 35 minutes into its 134-minute running time.
3 THOR: THE DARK WORLD Cert 12A, Running time 112mins Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Christopher Ecclestone, Natalie Portman, Idris Elba Thankfully, no one has messed with the formula of the original film, so this sequel is also enormously enjoyable.
2PLANES Cert U, Running time 92mins Voices: Teri Hatcher, Dane Cook, John Cleese In a spin-off from the Cars series, we meet Dusty, a crop duster with a fear of heights.
Adults can take solace in the running time, and the fact that they're here and not at ``Digimon: The Movie.
2 PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS Cert PG, Running time 106mins Starring: Logan Lerman, Alexandra Daddario, Nathan Fillion Teen adventure in which Percy 'son of Poseidon' sets out to locate the Golden Fleece with his pals.
DARK SKIES Cert 15, Running time 97mins Starring: Keri Russell, Josh Hamilton A suburban family's home becomes the scene of weird phenomena in hokey sci-fi horror from the team who brought us Insidious and Sinister.
2 THE CROODS Cert U, running time 99mins Starring: Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds A caveman family makes a journey through an unfamiliar and dangerous world after their home is destroyed.
BROKEN CITY Cert 15, Running time 109mins Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe, Catherine Zeta-Jones A private eye is hired by the mayor of New York to discover if his wife is having an affair.