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The Green Mile Reviews

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Derek Adams
Time Out
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The supernatural elements carry an undeniable emotional charge, but the solution to the underlying murder mystery is disappointingly tidy and trite.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

A deeply racist movie, though clearly none of the filmmakers thinks so... By the picture's end, we are asked to grasp electrocution as in some way an act of benevolence.

Full Review Source: Nick's Flick Picks | Original Score: D-

January 10, 2003
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Its 188 minutes of viewing time seemed like a life sentence.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C

January 1, 2000
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
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The Green Mile is irritatingly repetitious.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 1, 2000
Wesley Morris
San Francisco Examiner

Darabont has an artful ability to use production values to make a film appear as though it were actually transporting you somewhere. But when the credits roll, you realize you never left Kansas.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Examiner

January 1, 2000
Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine
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To more than a few viewers, this one will feel like a life sentence.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

August 24, 2008
Jeffrey Overstreet
Looking Closer

This movie is being described as inspiring? To me it just seems morbid, melancholy, sad, and far too long.

Full Review Source: Looking Closer | Original Score: C

December 6, 2004
David Keyes
Cinemaphile.org

If only there was a death row for movies...

Full Review Source: Cinemaphile.org | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 1, 2000
Mac Verstandig
Moviereviews.org

The movie uses the emotional sentiments that death presents as a crutch of support for an otherwise weak and underdeveloped production.

January 1, 2000
Jean Lowerison
San Diego Metropolitan

Suffice it to say you must be willing to buy some pretty incredible stuff if you want to enjoy this experience.

Full Review Source: San Diego Metropolitan

October 21, 2002
Jason Clark
Matinee Magazine

| Original Score: C

February 7, 2002
Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films Guide

Those whose lives Coffey touches may find relief from physical ailments, but they seem no freer, more hopeful, or nobler for the experience.

Full Review Source: Decent Films Guide | Original Score: C

May 8, 2002
John Hartl
Film.com
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The Green Mile is more than an hour old before anything like a plot develops, and then it turns out to be such a sentimental-supernatural whopper that even Tom Hanks, usually the most casually credible of actors, is severely tested.

January 1, 2000
JoBlo
JoBlo's Movie Emporium

This film is slow, drawn-out, boring, uninteresting, unexciting, predictable and topped with a couple of one-dimensional 'evil' characters.

Full Review Source: JoBlo's Movie Emporium | Original Score: 4/10

January 1, 2000
Tom Keogh
Film.com
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The Green Mile is simply a case of severe overreaching and the illusion that an overstuffed movie is an epic movie.

January 1, 2000
Yazmin Ghonaim
Cinephiles

Falls under the weight of the more solid portrayals of evil, misfortune and injustice.

Full Review Source: Cinephiles

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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The Green Mile effectively sideswipes the enduring hot political issues it raises to force viewers to a pro-Hanks position.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine
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Darabont works big but thinks small, or at least without great complexity.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine

January 1, 2000
Bob Aulert
culturevulture.net

It's hard to be affected by The Green Mile, for it rarely offers much background on any of its characters beyond their Central Casting pigeonholes.

Full Review Source: culturevulture.net

January 1, 2000
Gary Thompson
Philadelphia Daily News

One thing confirmed by The Green Mile is that if Tom Hanks' head gets any bigger, the rest of his movies are going to have to be filmed in IMAX.

January 1, 2000

Sight and Sound
June 18, 2012
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