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Convert the videos in to dvd video format, also, try RZ DVD creator. That should bypass the playtime limit.
"Run RZ DVD Creator, select the dvd burner drive as target folder, directly drag and drop 10 or more episodes into the program, if you view a message tip "Source DVD size is larger than CD/DVD disc capacity", simply press "Yes", then press START button, the software will auto compress and convert all added episodes to video dvd format and burn onto the inserted one 4.7GB DVD disc as a video dvd, and you can play the burned video dvd well on your DVD player."
Taken from yahoo answers. Took ten seconds to find on Google, you should try it some time. Literally the first option.
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