10 top movie infographics

If you're a fan of the movies and have a soft spot for data visualisation then you'll love this awesome collection of movie infographics.

From outsmarting Predator and avoiding aliens to film colour grids and just how the infamous flux capacitor works, these infographics all provide interesting facts on some of the best loved movies of all time. Check out this brilliant collection of movie infographics to inspire you.

01. Die Hard

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Brilliant Die Hard infographics break down body counts, explosions and much more for each of the five films in the franchise

This brilliant Die Hard infographic was recently created as part of the marketing campaign for Bruce Willis's latest source of paycheck. The poster breaks down body counts, explosions, plot points and much more - and there's one for each of the five films in the franchise. Having a certain way with words, we particularly like the addition of John McClane's more memorable and humourous lines.

02. Back to the Future

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The creative team at sloshpot breakdown exactly how the flux capacitor sends Marty and Doc Brown on their many adventures

An '80s classic, cult film Back to the Future is a firm favourite for many. With such a big following, there's hundreds of pieces of BTTF fan art online, including this brilliant infographic by the team at sloshpot, which provides great insight on how the legendary flux capacitor makes time travel possible.

03. Inception

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A simple but beautiful design for the 2010 brain-scrambling movie Inception by graphic designer Rick Slusher. Click image to enlarge

We love this simple but beautiful infographic for Christopher Nolan's 2010 blockbuster movie Inception. Let's face it, given how complex the film is, a little bit of simplicity to explain it goes a long way. The illustration was created by New York-based graphic designer Rick Slusher, his elegant summary of the film depicting each character as a colored line; the layers of dreams depicted as concentric circles.

04. Batman

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Batman has many amazing gadgets, but one of the things that makes him one of the coolest superheroes is his Batmobile. The vehicle's design has come a long way over the years, continually updated to look sexier, sleeker and incorporate the fanciest of tools. Here, this infographic from Car Insurance charts just how much Batman's trusty Batmobile has changed throughout its history.

05. Star Wars

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Random facts, strategically placed, create this cool Darth Vader design

We couldn't do a list of movie infographics without including a Star Wars one. Such a popular franchise, fans everywhere are constantly creating artwork inspired by George Lucas' story. But this original design, based on Darth Vader's helmet was one of our favourites. Type detailing random facts about the films have been strategically placed to create the clever design.

06. Alien vs Predator

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While it's an incredibly small possibility, it's worth taking a look at Steven Taubman's handy infographic about our chances of survival should two of the deadliest extra terrestrial lifeforms take over the world. Basically, humans wouldn't stand a chance but it does provide some useful tips should you encounter Predator or a face hugger. Although, we're not sure how effective a bag over the head would be!

07. 250 best movies of all time

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Is your favourite film included in this cool subway-inspired infographic by designer David Honorat. Click image to enlarge

This impressive subway-inspired map of movies was created by designer David Honorat. The map shows the 250 best movies, as voted by IMDb.com users on the 19th June 2009, with the legend detailing genre of film instead of train lines. Take a look at the cinematographic subway plan and see how many stations you've already visited.

08. James Bond

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To celebrate 50 years of James Bond, the team at H&R Block put together this cool infographic, which takes stock of everything 007. The sophisticated design features various details about the super-suave spy, including the top Bond by box office, 007's accessories, women and villains.

09. World's deadliest horror villains

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If you're a fan of horror films, check out this brilliant list of the world's deadliest horror villians by BuyCostumes. Listed by kill count, this inforgraphic details reasons to be afraid of each character, their signature look (just so you don't miss them!), tales of their misfortune and weapon of choice. Very informative, we'd no idea that Chucky the psychotic doll had notched up a kill count of 30!

10. Avatar

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This colourful grid by Andy Willis depicts what the film Avatar looks like when each second is broken down into just one colour. This spotmap is one of 294 color maps created by Willis. With a running time of 156-minutes, this Avatar infographic features 9360 spots of colour that represent every second of the film.

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