The Shawshank Redemption by Frank Darabont
The Shawshank Redemption
Stephen King – Frank Darabont
Tim Robbins – Morgan Freeman – Bob Gunton – William Sadler – Clancy Brown – Gil Bellows
Nominated for 7 Oscars. Another 19 wins & 32 nominations.
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.
The Shawshank Redemption Plot:
Chronicles the experiences of a formerly successful banker as a prisoner in the gloomy jailhouse of Shawshank after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit. The film portrays the man’s unique way of dealing with his new, torturous life; along the way he befriends a number of fellow prisoners, most notably a wise long-term inmate named Red. Written by J-S-Golden
The Shawshank Redemption additional info
Also Known As:
Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption (United States)
The Prisoner (Philippines, English title)
Les évadés (France)
Die Verurteilten (Germany)
Cadena perpètua (Spain, Catalan title)