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I watched the movie green mile last night

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by MAJOR METAL, Jan 8, 2005.


    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Staff Member Supporting Member

    Pretty intense film with the executions but i really enjoyed the story line.Anyone else see this film here?
  2. BLonge


    Jan 8, 2005
    yeah,the ending was pretty sad
  3. atldeadhead


    Jun 17, 2002
    Good movie. One of the few Stephen King books that translated good on the big screen IMHO. If you haven't seen it you might also enjoy The Shawshank Redemption.

    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Staff Member Supporting Member

    It sure was considering Paul new John was innocent.
  5. I've only seen bits of it, and it didn't make sense(cuz i only saw random bits of it). I saw the end where the guy gets fried......rather sick.
  6. Andy Cleaver

    Andy Cleaver A show of hands....

    Dec 16, 2004
    England, Midlands
    Its a great film isn't it? Really good story and the books a good one to! Turned out much better than the movie IT. Now that was poor! :crying:
  7. The Shawshank Redemption is great ! One of my alltime favourites.
  8. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    Great movie. I have also seen it in Spanish :D (well.. a part of it)

    The Shawshank Redemption is also excellent.
  9. Suckbird

    Suckbird Banned

    May 4, 2004
    I own it, watched it one time and it's pretty good!
    But it's pretty long if i remember it right, hope it still works
    since my friend dropped it hard into the floor.
  10. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Very good movie. Don't like the ending, but that is the way things usually work in real life.
  11. Great Movie, I think the movie have the best ending to create this emotional effect on the Audiences.
  12. FenderHotRod


    Sep 1, 2004
    I read the book when it first came out in parts. It sucked having to wait for the next book.

    Great movie! I hate watching movies after i've read the book, but this one didn't disapoint me at all.
  13. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    I actually bought the dvd, excellent movie!
  14. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    To me the best moveis that come from Stephen King books are typically the ones that DON'T deal with monsters, evil creatures (aside from just plain evil humans like the guard in Green Mile who didn't wet the sponge) and whatnot. So that would be movies like Stand By Me, Shawshank and Green Mile. Two of those three also don't deal with anything mystical or supernatural but since the Green Mile was good I couldn't rule out that.

    brad cook
  15. Shawshank is definitely a masterpiece.
  16. cgworkman


    May 14, 2004
    The scene where the guy with the mouse gets fried messed me up for days... :help:
  17. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    I think the Stand was pretty good, despite the minimal supernatural stuff. the book was superb.
  18. Vox Populi

    Vox Populi Reggae Loving Honkey

    Jan 27, 2004
    Poulsbo, WA
    I saw The Green Mile when I was younger, back when it was in theaters. It seemed pretty disturbing back then.