Description: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.
Starring:Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler
Writer:Stephen King (short story “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption”), Frank Darabont (screenplay)
Released on:14 Oct 1994