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E.T. on Death Row

Director Frank Darabont gets metaphysical in The Green Mile

Michael Clarke Duncan plays the noble savage to Tom Hanks's stolid Forrest Gump guard.
Ralph Nelson
Michael Clarke Duncan plays the noble savage to Tom Hanks's stolid Forrest Gump guard.

The Green Mile is a loud and ghastly movie to sit through and not short on gratuitous hideousness, but Darabont has also done his best to baste it with humanity and sweetness. For every kicked scrotum or broken finger, there's a field of fireflies or some warm corn bread. He's continually poised with his spoonful of sugar, but the medicine he forces upon us is perhaps a little bit too severe to get down.

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