• Publication date: January 27, 2010

The Green Mile

An aging Paul Edgecomb at an elderly home recalls the summer of 1935 when he was a prison guard and John Coffey arrived on death row to be executed after being convicted for the rape and murder of two young white girls. Yet the guards witness John’s supernatural gift…

Program data

Duration: 195

Production Year: 1999

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May 28, 2014 09:00 (KSA) ~ May 28, 2014 08:00 (CLT)

An aging Paul Edgecomb at an elderly home recalls the summer of 1935 when he was a prison guard and John Coffey arrived on death row to be executed after being convicted for the rape and murder of two young white girls. Yet the guards witness John’s supernatural gift…

Somehow the kind, soft-spoken, sensitive John healed Paul’s urinary tract infection, then resurrected a dead mouse, first getting the guards to wonder how could someone convicted of such a crime be so blessed, then wondering what they should do to help him…

Starring:

  • Tom Hanks as Paul Edgecomb
  • David Morse as Brutus ‘Brutal’ Howell
  • Bonnie Hunt as Jan Edgecomb
  • Michael Clarke Duncan as John Coffey
  • James Cromwell as Warden Hal Moores
  • Michael Jeter as Eduard ‘Del’ Delacroix
  • Doug Hutchison as Percy Wetmore
  • Sam Rockwell as William ‘Wild Bill’ Wharton
  • Gary Sinise as Burt Hammersmith

Directed by:  Frank Darabont

Rating:  R for violence, language and some sex-related material