Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.
it is finally so absorbing because it plays like a lyrical road odyssey that’s also a detective story.
Great movie, good story and character building. Great cast, alot if greats here.The story is so good and keeps you wanting to watch. It's a definite must watch. Great build good the whole way. Worth every bit of 10. Masterpiece, just go watch it. You won't be disappointed
One of my favorite movies... A beautiful and taking story, with a fabulous casting
This movie leave me feeling refreshed...i loved the dramatic depiction of hope and friendship
This is my all-time favorite movie. The cinematography, the acting, the production design, it all just works for me. Starring Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins , Shawshank Redemption follows a man who is arrested for the murder of his wife and her lover, even though he didn't commit the crimes. There, he meets a fellow inmate, and they learn about the brutality of prison life. The film is a masterpiece on nearly all fronts. I can't remember a single thing I don't like about this movie. That's all I have to say. Now go watch it.