The Green Mile

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Compassionate movie, but has stereotypes, violence, cursing.

R 1999 188 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 18 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 73 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+


Violence 4.5/5 Sex 3/5 Language 4/5 Drinking/Drugs/Smoking 1/5

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 18+


It’s overall a great movie, what common sense media doesn’t mention in their review is that it uses the GOD**MN several times. Just a heads up

This title has:

Too much swearing

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