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The Shawshank Redemption – 1994

The Shawshank RedemptionThe Shawshank Redemption – 1994 – Drama

The movie, The Shawshank Redemption is an adaptation of the novella written by Steven King titled “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption.”  The screenplay for the film, which won seven Academy Award nominations, was written and directed by Frank Darabont.  Darabont also wrote the screenplay for The Green Mile – 1999, another prison themed novel written by Continue reading