R | | Crime, Drama, Fantasy
The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift.
10 February 2000 | Henrik Koskinen (firstname.lastname@example.org)
10 | A rare gem of casting and direction.
Frank Darabont returns to the directors chair with another adaptation of Stephen Kings novel. The events take place at...
When Paul and "Brutal" take John Coffey outside at night, John looks at the stars and says, "Look Boss, it's Cassie, the lady in the rocking chair." This is a reference to the constellation Cassiopeia. In Greek mythology, Queen Cassiopeia is often ... ...
He killed them with their love. That's how it is; everyday all over the world.
As Percy leads John Coffey into E Block, he continues to announce, "Dead man walking!" The phrase "Dead man walking" is usually announced to other nearby inmates and staff that a condemned inmate is being lead to their execution.
There are no opening credits after the title has been shown, followed by the opening scene for place of film. Although it is now commonplace for films to not have opening credits, in 1999 it was somewhat rather unusually and it was considered for a trademark of director Frank Darabont.
$18,017,152 (USA) (10 December 1999)
$136,801,374 (USA) (12 May 2000)
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