Watch The Shawshank Redemption Movie Online
Published 10 12, 2014
Year : 1994
Release date : 14 October 1994
Genres: Crime, Drama,
Director : Frank Darabont,
Writers: Stephen King, Frank Darabont,
Stars: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler, Clancy Brown,
Time: 142 min.
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The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont and starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. It is ranked #1 in IMDb's "Top 250" list based on over a million votes (9.3 out of 10) and is considered one of the best movies of all time.
Adapted from the Stephen King novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption, the film tells the story of Andy Dufresne, a banker who is sentenced to life in Shawshank State Prison for the murder of his wife and her lover despite his claims of innocence. During his time at the prison, he befriends a fellow inmate, Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding, and finds himself protected by the guards after the warden begins using him in his money laundering operation.
Despite being a box office flop (that barely recouped its budget), the film received multiple award nominations and outstanding reviews from critics for its acting, story, and realism. It has since been successful on cable television, VHS, DVD, and Blu-ray. It was included in the American Film Institute's 100 Years...100 Movies 10th Anniversary Edition.