The Shawshank Redemption (1994)Andy Dufresne is a young and successful banker whose life changes drastically when he is convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of his wife and her lover. Set in the 1940's, the film shows how Andy, with the help of his friend Red, the prison entrepreneur, turns out to be a most unconventional prisoner.
Directed by: Frank Darabont
The cast includes: Tim Robbins (Andy Dufresne, Inmate 37927), Morgan Freeman (Ellis Boyd ''Red'' Redding), James Whitmore (Brooks Hatlen, Librarian)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 142 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related titles: Green Mile, The (1999)
Related categories: Stephen King, Too Good to Ignore