The Shawshank Redemption

Find out where to watch on

Overview

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.

  1. Frank Darabont

    Director, Writer

  2. Stephen King

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tim Robbins

    Tim Robbins

    Andy Dufresne

  2. Morgan Freeman

    Morgan Freeman

    Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding

  3. Bob Gunton

    Bob Gunton

    Warden Samuel Norton

  4. William Sadler

    William Sadler

    Heywood

  5. Clancy Brown

    Clancy Brown

    Captain Byron T. Hadley

  6. Gil Bellows

    Gil Bellows

    Tommy

Full Cast & Crew

Movie Data

Facts

Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 22m

Budget $25,000,000.00

Revenue $28,341,469.00

Homepage -

Release Information

  • September 14, 1994
    R, Theatrical

Genres

Keywords

Community Data

Top Contributors

Content Score

100

Lookin' Good!

Popularity Trend

Reviews

A review by elshaarawy

9.0
By elshaarawy

very good movie 9.5/10 محمد الشعراوى

Read All Reviews
 

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.