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A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cell block's head guard, Paul Edgecomb, recognizes Coffey's miraculous gift, he tries desperately to help stave off the condemned man's executi

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1999-12-10

Runtime 189 minutes

Budget $60m

Revenue $0.3b


TMDB 8.5


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ian shared a tip "Fantastic movie. Very underrated."

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SistaTiph shared a tip "I smell Gumbo"

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stefani_marie shared a tip "A great adaptation from the book. A truly amazing movie!"

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elizabeth_sanders_5655 shared a tip "Great movie"

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nharper09 shared a tip "Excellent movie! Read the books a long time good!!"

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dia_roberts shared a tip "A classic!"

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israa_hussein shared a tip "This movie is one of my all time favourites. It is so beautifully made"

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angela_temple shared a tip "Such a wonderful movie 🍿"

lorri_carnegie shared a tip "The acting was excellent and the story so so good. A few sad and touching moments."

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shanice_porter shared a tip "Watch only once"

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chris_wright_9400 shared a tip "My all time favorite"

misty_liles shared a tip "One of the best movies ever made. A must watch"

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moe_moazzami shared a tip "This is the one!!"

ian_aranha shared a tip "This is one of my all time favorite movies. Tom Hanks is just incredible."

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mark_davis_5393 shared a tip "Paul and John are both easy obvious picks so I'll change it up and go with Brutus."

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john_wert shared a tip "Not a typical stephen king movie not so weird but a great movie"

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lela_alexander shared a tip "It doesn't matter how many times I've viewed this...I am reduced to a blubbering mess everytime."

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lindsey_shelton_2433 shared a tip "#crying"

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vickie_joseph shared a tip "Very good movie"

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christopher_temple shared a tip "I cried on the outside for this one, though."

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m_bryant12 shared a tip "ᖇEᗰEᗰᗷEᖇ - ᗪO ᑎOT ᒍᑌᗪGE ᗩ ᗷOOK ᗷY ITᔕ ᑕOᐯEᖇ!!!!!"

ashley_monique_balo shared a tip "Beautiful"

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avery31415 shared a tip "I cried A LOT while watching this. #emotional"

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anjie_brady shared a tip "Excellent movie"

brianna_marzan shared a tip "one of the saddest movies i’ve ever seen. made me ugly cry at 2:30 in the morning."

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library_lost shared a tip "The whole story is wonderfully saddening."

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riley_smith_8235 shared a tip "If you liked To Kill a Mockingbird, you would enjoy this suspenseful story."

james_byer shared a tip "Not as good as Shawshank Redemption but definitely one of the better Stephen King adaptations."

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nicole_lucas_8528 shared a tip "I do too. They did a good job keeping the storyline from the book. 🙂"

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monica_thomas_6838 shared a tip "Have you seen Shawshank Redemption?"

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vicki_breitmayer shared a tip "Hubby loves this movie"

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rhiannon_morningstar shared a tip "Bring a box of tissue or two"

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debbi_hartley shared a tip "My husband and all three sons were weeping on this one. Wow."

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peter_pizzati shared a tip "Brilliant adaptation. Which is rare for a Stephen King book"

deborah_russo shared a tip "Fabulous movie!!!!! I've lost count of how many times I've watched it. Beautiful and touching."

laurie_mackie shared a tip "Fantastic acting, writing and directing."

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Isamonkey shared a tip "Dry sad but inspirational movie, do you expect to cry"

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beka_lynn shared a tip "Always a joy to watch! One of my faves!"

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ender_marron shared a tip "Top 5 of all times"

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cait_hutchinson shared a tip "CLASSIC!"

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sam_ryan_ shared a tip "You will cry no matter how hard you try not to."

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Thomas_Truxell shared a tip "One of my favorite movies, close to making it into the top ten. I have probably seen this over 20 times!"

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kelly_ann_7097 shared a tip "Heart wrenching"

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m_a_1584 shared a tip "A beautiful story that illustrates "never judge a book on it's cover.""

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brenda_cantu shared a tip "Wonderful movie"

kathryn_ellingsworth shared a tip "Ugh...I just love it so much!"

kim_6596 shared a tip "Poignant, thought provoking, with superb acting"

any_tan shared a tip "TOUCHING and introspective. #tomhanks #michaelclarkduncan"

tina_edwards_829 shared a tip "A drama about racism and the power of decency and truth."

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alanna_proctor shared a tip "Great story and we'll acted characters"

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ellie300 shared a tip "It’s so good and really sad."

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