The Shawshank Redemption a crime and drama based movie was released in 1994 with run time of 142 min. Directed by “Frank Darabont” and written by “Stephen King , Frank Darabont“. Staring as leading role “Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman“. The story is focused on Andy Dufresne, a banker who is sentenced for life prison in Shawshank State Prison for the murder of his wife and her lover but the crime he is sentenced for was not done by him, he claims his innocence but was poisoned at the end. During his time at prison, he encountered with Ellis Boyd “Red” Redding, with whom he befriend later and finds himself protected by the guards after the warden begins using him for his money laundering. This movie is ranked in 1st number in IMDb’s top 250 movies list. And it has 9.3 IMDb user rating which is no other movie is having till today. Nominated for 7 Oscars awards and another 16 wins & 16 nominations.
Genre: Crime | Drama
Director: Frank Darabont
Writers: Stephen King , Frank Darabont
Stars: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton