R | | Drama
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.
The tree where Red finds Andy's letter isn't in Buxton, Maine. It's in Ohio's Malabar Farm State Park.
Mr. Dufresne, describe the confrontation you had with your wife the night that she was murdered.
Andy Dufresne: It was very bitter. She said she was glad I knew, that she hated all the sneaking around. And she said that she wanted a divorce in Reno.
Beer bottles didn't have screw tops in 1949.
The man who cried and was beaten when Andy first arrived is listed and credited as "Fat Ass" -- the other inmates' nickname for him.
$727,326 (USA) (20 November 1994)
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