This cult drama is based on the novel by Steven King. The action takes place in the end of 1950s. Young financier Andy Dufresne is sentenced to lifetime imprisonment for a double murder. But he categorically denies his connection to the crime. Andy was transported to the most famous prison Showshank from where nobody managed to escape. The guy faces harsh realities of the prison world where compassion has no place and violence is everywhere.
Original title: The Shawshank Redemption
Release date: 1994-09-23
Genres: Crime, Drama
Cast: Paul McCrane, Neil Summers, Alfonso Freeman, David Proval, Neil Giuntoli, Scott Mann, Brian Libby, Rohn Thomas, Joseph Ragno, Robert Haley
Crew: Don Cerrone, Robert C. Lusted, Michael P. Weinstein, Frank Darabont, David Marder, Deborah Aquila, Peter Landsdown Smith, Dennis S. Sands, Antoinette J. Gordon, Jesse E. Johnson
Runtime: 142 min