The Green Mile
On death row in a Southern prison, gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cellblock's head guard recognizes Coffey's miraculous gift, he tries desperately to help stave off the man's execution.
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- Frank Darabont
- This movie is
- DVD and Blu-ray
- 2000 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture nominee
- 2000 Academy Award®
- Best Picture nominee
- Best Supporting Actor nominee: Michael Clarke Duncan
- Best Sound nominee
- Best Writing Adapted Screenplay nominee
RViolence, language and some sex-related material
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 5.1Other features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailers; making-of featurette; behind-the-scenes featurette.
Widescreen Anamorphic 2.40:1Subtitles
English SDHClosed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby True HD, English: Dolby Digital 5.1Other features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; director's commentary; making-of featurette; behind-the-scenes featurette; deleted scenes; trailers.
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Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this movie has a horrifyingly graphic execution scene. Talk to teens who see the movie about Coffey's wish to be put out of his misery, which could be seen by sensitive kids as an argument in favor of suicide.
- Sexual Content
- Some references.
- Intense scenes, including very explicit execution.
- Some strong language, use of racial epithets.
- Not applicable
- Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it