It's about one-and-three-tenths times as long as a Football game (Association) (Soccer)
In other words, 2 hours is 1.3 times the length of a Football game (Association) (Soccer), and the length of a Football game (Association) (Soccer) is 0.77 times that amount.(a.k.a. association football, a.k.a. soccer) (per FIFA rules; playing time only)
Per Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Laws of the Game, an association football game consists of two periods of 0.750 hours each, for a total of 1.50 hours of playing time (except in games played by women, or by players under 16 or over 35 years of age). The longest recorded amateur football game was a 2009 match in the Filipino town of Barotac Nuevo that lasted for 35 hours.
It's about half as long as Gone with the Wind (film)
In other words, 2 hours is 0.529 times the length of Gone with the Wind (film), and the length of Gone with the Wind (film) is 1.89 times that amount.(1939)
Gone with the Wind, the multiple Academy Award-winning film, had a running time of 3.770 hours for its 1939 copyright release. The scene depicting the burning of the Atlanta Depot cost $25,000 (unadjusted) and was filmed on a 0.16 sq. km (40-acre) set using all seven Technicolor cameras in existence at the time.
It's about two times as long as The Football game (American)
In other words, 2 hours is 2 times the length of The Football game (American), and the length of The Football game (American) is 0.5 times that amount.(a.k.a. American football) (per NFL rules; playing time only)
Per National Football League Rules, an American football game consists of four periods of 0.250 hours each for a total of 1 hour. The total duration of a football game can often be more than three hours, including stoppages of play, the intermission at halftime, team timeouts, and, in televised games, commercial timeouts. The Super Bowl — the highest-profile game of the sport — aired 0.750 hours of commercials in 2009.
It's about two-and-a-half times as long as a Basketball game
In other words, 2 hours is 2.5 times the length of a Basketball game, and the length of a Basketball game is 0.4 times that amount.(NBA regulation; playing time only)
Per National Basketball Association rules , a basketball game (without an overtime) consists of four periods of 0.20 hours each, for a total of 0.80 hours of playing time. The first basketball game, played in a Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, was played in 0.50 hours and ended with a score of 1-0.
It's about three-tenths as long as The First Indianapolis 500
In other words, 2 hours is 0.29841 times the length of The First Indianapolis 500, and the length of The First Indianapolis 500 is 3.3511 times that amount.(a.k.a. Indy 500, a.k.a. International 500-Mile Sweepstakes Race) (1911) (Indianapolis, Indiana)
The first recorded automobile race of its distance, the inaugural Indianapolis 500 was won by Ray Harroun in 6.70220 hours. Haroun's average speed through the race was 120 kph (74.59 mph).
It's about one-fourth as long as The Longest Pro Baseball Game
In other words, 2 hours is 0.238 times the length of The Longest Pro Baseball Game, and the length of The Longest Pro Baseball Game is 4.2 times that amount.(1981) (McCoy Stadium, Pawtucket, Rhode Island)
The longest professional baseball game in history — a triple-A game between the Pawtucket Red Sox and the Rochester Red Wings — took place between April 18th and 19th, 1981 lasting a total of 8.40 hours (and 33 innings). The Red Sox ultimately won the game 3-2, but not before the game set twelve records, including the most plate appearances by a single player - a three-way tie between Tom Eaton, Dallas Williams, and future Hall-of-Famer Cal Ripken Jr., all of Rochester.
It's about seven times as long as Louis-Antoine's reign
In other words, 2 hours is 7 times the length of Louis-Antoine's reign, and the length of Louis-Antoine's reign is 0.1 times that amount.(a.k.a. Louis-Antoine d'Artois, petit-fils de France, fils de France, duc d'Angoulême, a.k.a. Count of Marnes) (1830)
Following his father, Charles X's, abdication on the eve of the 1830 French Revolution, Louis-Antoine d'Artois was technically king for a period of approximately 0.30 hours on August 2nd, 1830. Louis-Antoine's only official act as king was to abdicate the throne to his nephew, the Henri, the Duke of Bordeaux.