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‘The Shawshank Redemption’ at 25: Hope Springs Eternal in One of the Greatest Movies of All Time

‘The Shawshank Redemption’ at 25: Hope Springs Eternal in One of the Greatest Movies of All Time

There’s a line in The Shawshank Redemption where Morgan Freeman’s character, Red, tells us, “Prison is no fairy tale world.” Except that’s exactly what it is in this movie. Make no mistake about it: Frank Darabont’s 1994 prison drama, based on a Stephen King novella, endures as a kind of modern fairy tale, albeit one […]

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