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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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gingergirl455 shared a tip "Devastating."

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

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nick_karlsons shared a tip "Watched"

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pjsgalerie shared a tip "7/10 It's hard to watch such a gentle giant suffer and know you can't do anything to stop it. No one can."

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damien_scott shared a tip "John Coffey is the greatest superhero. Period. I love this film."

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gypsy_rose_4528 shared a tip "Great movie!"

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coobs shared a tip "I absolutely love this movie!!!! I watch it a few times. The story line and acting is top notch!"

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MHM shared a tip "wow."

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laura_gessert shared a tip "Pure poetry"

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madi_burton shared a tip "Incredibly sad movie😰 the acting is sooo good"

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

kye_ponce shared a tip "Well rounded movie"

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idris_fashan shared a tip "This one had me in tears for too damn long. I’ll never watch it again, but dammit I want to. 😝"

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joeymarie shared a tip "One of the very few that actually live up to a Stephen King novel. Superb casting!"

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laura_bracken shared a tip "Wonderful movie"

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Detroit_Pilgrim shared a tip "Not many states follow ‘Texas’ anymore."

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

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

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ashley_monique_balo shared a tip "Beautiful"

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teresa_cunningham_894 shared a tip "A classic! If you haven’t seen it, you’re really missing out! Top 10 on best movies of all time!"

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bobby_edmondson shared a tip "Phenomenal film"

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SistaTiph shared a tip "I smell Gumbo"

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reese_mikesell shared a tip "One of my all time favorites. Beautifully done."

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mlhawkins shared a tip "🙌"

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elizabeth_sanders_5655 shared a tip "Great movie"

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

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

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shawnashley_lee_9731 shared a tip "Classic Stephen King."

lucy_cordeiro shared a tip "Great 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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dia_roberts shared a tip "A classic!"

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angela_temple shared a tip "Such a wonderful movie 🍿"

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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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john_lennon shared a tip "Bro I cried so hard I think I busted a blood vessel 😭😭"

brenda_wilson_3207 shared a tip "Another one of my very favorites. I’ve probably watched it six times at least and read the book. "

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tyrone002 shared a tip "I did in fact cry, at many of the scenes."

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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"

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lacey_jackson_6769 shared a tip "Great movie"

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donna_molski-morales shared a tip "So sad. It was a wonder movie but I can only watch it rarely."

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leilaisaloser shared a tip "🔥🔥🔥"

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

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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!!!!!"

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

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

tenea_cannom shared a tip "A tear jerker."

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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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brenda_cantu shared a tip "Wonderful movie"

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

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Spud_Gun2477 shared a tip "This movie makes me sob like a baby every time I watch it"

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keno_untold shared a tip "A very emotional movie"

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charlene_birky shared a tip "I loved it. I get emotionally involved easily, so it was a tear-jerker, but it deals with pretty heavy stuff, too."

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kenna_bee shared a tip "Beautiful story, sad ending."

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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.""

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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anjie_brady shared a tip "Excellent movie"

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

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

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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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dont_care_6321 shared a tip "Great movie, just wish it didn't have Tom Hanks in it. Idk why but I don't like him. He has a very punchable face"

elizabeth_schwobel_6218 shared a tip "My go to ‘ugly cry’ movie. I have never hated a villain so much as I hate Percy."

matt_romano shared a tip "Amazing movie"

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trudy_dugoody shared a tip "Mystical with a moral left to the viewer to decide. A real clash of good and evil in a somewhat delicate way."

we_3793 shared a tip "The cast, the storyline, the roller coaster of emotions, one of my top 10 best ever!"

randy_cash shared a tip "I have been wanting to show this to my son"

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melanie_brown_2087 shared a tip "Love this movie! It’s one I can watch over and over!"

leiann shared a tip "100/10 go watch rn 💙💙"

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kyamarie shared a tip "this movie makes me sad"

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