10 Awesome Movie Infographics

I love infographics, especially savvy ones that pay homage to pop culture references.  I’ve collected 10 of the most intelligent, movie related infographics on the web ranging from cool stats about the industry to exactly what to do in case of a Aliens versus Predator scenario.  Seriously, don’t you want to be prepared when the alien onslaught begins?!

Ever wondered how big those Movie Monsters actually are?  Do you spend your days wondering if Mr. Stay Puft Marshmellow Man could take Megatron in a fight to the death?   Fear not, the first infographic comes from GeekStir, a movie related blog that took on monsters ranging from King Kong to Clover and stacked them up to a size comparison.  Click the picture for a full size view:

Dan Meth, over at the creatively named danmeth.com, like trilogies.  So much so that he decided to rank 21 movie trilogies that he’s seen over the years ranging from Lord of the Rings to Rambo.  His sentiments likely mirror many of our own about the quality of said trilogies.  Take a look:

Everyone loves a Pixar movie.  In fact you would be hard pressed to name a Pixar flick that didn’t tug at your heartstrings, even just a little bit.  Juan Pablo Bravo (blog here) has taken all the Pixar created characters (even Toy Story 3) and popped them into a size comparison chart spread over the years.  Click the picture below to see it on Flickr:

Movie Quotes roll off the tongue for any movie addicted guru, so why not put them in infographic form?  That’s exactly what FlowingData thought as well.  Check out quotes from great movies such as Casablanca, Sudden Impact and The Godfather:

Call it the greatest infrographic that you will ever see about a movie that you will likely never see, MegaShark Versus Giant Octopus.  (YouTube link to the ludicrous scene that this is based on).  This infrographic comes from Stephen Taubmann (website here) and is simply beautiful.  click the picture below to see the full infographic in PDF form:

We are tossing this one into the mix to prove that witty laughter isn’t out only motivation to post these.  Seriously though, Film Industry By the Numbers is an excellent breakdown of the film industry when it comes to dollars and cents.  Click on the picture below to see the full size:

Even wondered what would happen if movie timelines interacted with each other?  What happens if Marty McFly meets the crew from Star Trek and they battle it out with a Terminator?!  Don’t fret, the folks at InformationisBeautiful sorted it out for you.  Click the picture below to see a larger version:

Quick, what do you do when you get attacked by zombies?!  Too late, you are already dead.  If only you had a handy flowchart to see how long you could live before the Zombie Apocalypse finally catches up with you.  Gameinformer is here to help:

Movie genres collide in this handy guide designed after a subway metro map.  Take the greatest movies of all time, plot them out by genre and this creation by Vokaster.com offers an excellent take on movies intersecting via genre.  Check it out by clicking below:

Finally, we come to back to a second look at the awesome work of Stephen Taubmann.  This time, he takes on Alien vs. Predator, the helpful guide on which species will come out on top after the shit hits the fan.  Click below to find out who lives and who dies:


  1. I love these lol. I may try to get the Pixar one printed and wrap it around my office. It could look really awesome (or stupid).


  2. jgslima

    Very cool Mike, especially the trilogy meter. Naturally, I don’t agree with all, but is very cool to remember such movies from this point of view.