The Green Mile

The Green Mile quotes

37 total quotes (ID: 255)

John Coffey
Major cast
Paul Edgecomb
Wild Bill


Patricia Clarkson — Melinda Moores


Sam Rockwell — "Wild Bill" Wharton

That man is mean and careless and stupid, and that's a bad combination in a place like this. Sooner or later, he's gonna get somebody hurt, or worse.

Tom Hanks — Paul Edgecombe

We each owe a death — there are no exceptions — but, oh God, sometimes the Green Mile seems so long.

Why, they's angels. Angels just like up in heaven. [Repeated throughout the film]

[Coffey thinks of Top Hat as he's being strapped to the electric chair.]