Originaltitel: Shawshank Redemption, The (Originaltitel)
Land: USA, 142 Minuten
Genre: Krimi, Drama
Regisseur: Frank Darabont
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 1940s, the film shows how Andy, with the help of his friend Red, the prison entrepreneur, turns out to be a most unconventional prisoner.
Tim Robbins (als Andy Dufresne), Morgan Freeman (als Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding), Bob Gunton (als Warden Norton), William Sadler (als Heywood), Clancy Brown (als Captain Hadley)