“The Shawshank Redemption” is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by “Frank Darabont” & starring “Tim Robbins & Morgan Freeman”.

Despite being a box office disappointment, the film received multiple award nominations and outstanding reviews from critics for its acting, story, and realism. It has since been successful on cable television, VHS, DVD, and Blu-ray. It was included in the American Film Institute’s 100 Years…100 Movies 10th Anniversary Edition.