The Shawshank Redemption 1994




Wrongly convicted, Andy Dufresne (Robbins) is sentenced to two consecutive life terms in in Maine's Shawshank prison for the murders of his wife and her lover. Set in the 1940's, the film shows how Andy learns to get by in the brutal confines of prison, even earning the respect of his fellow inmates, most notably the longtime convict "Red" Redding (Freeman).

Books on The Shawshank Redemption
Mark Kermode
The Shawshank Redemption
London, 2003
Books with substantial mentioning of The Shawshank Redemption
Roger Ebert
The Great Movies
, 2003

Jürgen Müller
Filme der 90er
Köln-London-Madrid-New York-Paris-Tokyo, 2001

Shawn Brennan (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1995, 14th Edition. A Survey of the Films of 1994
New York [..], 1996
Articles on The Shawshank Redemption
Chris Hewitt, Hope springs eternal, in: Empire, nr. 266 (August), 2011 pp. 82-87
Articles with substantial mentioning of The Shawshank Redemption
Nick de Semlyen, Your 10 Best '90s Movies, in: Empire, nr. 198 (December), 2005 pp. 150-151
Simon Braund, The Top 10 Prison Breaks, in: Empire, nr. 210 (December), 2006 pp. 184-185
Author:Nick de Semlyen
Title:Your 10 Best '90s Movies
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:198
Year:2005
Pp:150-151
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Simon Braund
Title:The Top 10 Prison Breaks
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:210
Year:2006
Pp:184-185
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Chris Hewitt
Title:Hope springs eternal
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:266
Year:2011
Pp:82-87
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Shawshank Redemption (1994)



The Shawshank Redemption
United States 1994

Directed by
Frank Darabont

Cast
Bob Gunton
Clancy Brown
Mark Rolston
James Whitmore
Don McManus

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Year:1994
Running time:142 minutes
Country:United States
Language:English

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