The Shawshank Redemption
Frank Darabont adapts a Stephen King tale about a meek man who must navigate the brutality of prison life.
Dir Frank Darabont
With Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Clancy Brown
Stephen King’s novella, adapted by Frank Darabont, tells of a man accused of murder who must find solace and purpose in a brutal jail in order to survive. In the year when Forrest Gump won across the board, The Shawshank Redemption was nominated for seven Oscars® but won nothing. Over time, its growing fan base has continued to increase and it now regularly tops viewer polls.