The Shawshank Redemption

Andy Dufresne is shipped off Shawshank Prison for the homicide of his wife and her mysterious lover. He is exceptionally detached and alone from the outset, however acknowledges there is a profound thing inside your body that individuals can’t contact or get to….’HOPE’. Andy becomes companions with jail ‘fixer’ Red, and Andy exemplifies why it is urgent to have dreams.

His soul and assurance lead us into a world loaded with creative mind, one loaded up with courage and want. Does Andy have what it takes to understand his fantasies?

The Shawshank Redemption(1994)

The Shawshank Redemption

Duration: 2h 12min
Release Date: 3 September 2021 (United Kingdom)
Genres: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Director: Destin Daniel Cretton
IMDb: 7.5

Box Office Collection

Budget: $165,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend USA: $47,510,360, Nov 9 2014
Gross USA: $188,020,017
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $701,729,206


20/20 Awards 2015
Best Adapted Screenplay
Frank Darabont
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2016
Best DVD/Blu-Ray Collection
For The Green Mile and The Majestic
As a part of “The Frank Darabont Collection”.
American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1995
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Roger Deakins
Awards Circuit Community Awards 1994
Best Adapted Screenplay
Frank Darabont
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Awards of the Japanese Academy 1996
Best Foreign Film
Camerimage 1995
Roger Deakins
Chlotrudis Awards 1995
Best Actor
Morgan Freeman
Tied with Wallace Shawn for Vanya on 42nd Street (1994).
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1995
Best Cinematography
Roger Deakins
Tied with John Toll for Legends of the Fall (1994).
Heartland International Film Festival 1995
Frank Darabont
Hochi Film Awards 1995
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont
Humanitas Prize 1995
Feature Film Category
Frank Darabont
Kinema Junpo Awards 1996
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont
Mainichi Film Concours 1996
Best Foreign Language Film
Frank Darabont
National Board of Review, USA 1994
Top Ten Films
National Film Preservation Board, USA 2015
National Film Preservation Board
Online Film & Television Association 1997
Motion Picture
PEN Center USA West Literary Awards 1995
Frank Darabont


Tim RobbinsAndy Dufresne
Morgan FreemanEllis Boyd ‘Red’ Redding
Bob GuntonWarden Norton
William SadlerHeywood
Clancy BrownCaptain Hadley
Gil BellowsTommy
Mark RolstonBogs Diamond
James WhitmoreBrooks Hatlen
Jeffrey DeMunn1946 D.A.
Larry BrandenburgSkeet

Writing Credits

Stephen King(based on the short novel “Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption” by)
Frank Darabont(screenplay by)


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