The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.

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Cast

Morgan Freeman Morgan Freeman As: Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding
Tim Robbins Tim Robbins As: Andy Dufresne
Ned Bellamy Ned Bellamy As: Guard Youngblood
David Proval David Proval As: Snooze
Bob Gunton Bob Gunton As: Warden Samuel Norton
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Storyline

Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.


Tagline: Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
Certification: R

Details

Genres: Drama, Crime

Language: English

Release Date: 23 September 1994

Country: United States

Runtime: 142m

Company Credits

Company: Castle Rock Entertainment, Warner Bros. Pictures, Warner Bros.

Budget: $25,000,000

Revenue: $28,341,469

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Directed By

Frank Darabont

Frank Darabont

Director

Sioux Richards

Sioux Richards

Script Supervisor

Jesse V. Johnson

Jesse V. Johnson

Third Assistant Director

Thomas Schellenberg

Thomas Schellenberg

Assistant Director

John R. Woodward

John R. Woodward

Assistant Director

Robert Barnett

Robert Barnett

Assistant Director

James Ellis Deakins

James Ellis Deakins

Script Supervisor

Michael Greenwood

Michael Greenwood

Second Second Assistant Director

Johnny Sins

Johnny Sins

Director

Writing Credits

Stephen King

Stephen King

Novel

Frank Darabont

Frank Darabont

Writer

Pete von Sholly

Pete von Sholly

Storyboard

Cast

Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman

Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding

Tim Robbins

Tim Robbins

Andy Dufresne

Ned Bellamy

Ned Bellamy

Guard Youngblood

David Proval

David Proval

Snooze

Bob Gunton

Bob Gunton

Warden Samuel Norton

Joseph Ragno

Joseph Ragno

Ernie

William Sadler

William Sadler

Heywood

Clancy Brown

Clancy Brown

Captain Byron T. Hadley

Gil Bellows

Gil Bellows

Tommy

Mark Rolston

Mark Rolston

Bogs Diamond

James Whitmore

James Whitmore

Brooks Hatlen

Renee Blaine

Renee Blaine

Andy Dufresne's Wife

Brian Delate

Brian Delate

Guard Dekins

Brian Libby

Brian Libby

Floyd

Jude Ciccolella

Jude Ciccolella

Guard Mert

Jeffrey DeMunn

Jeffrey DeMunn

1946 D.A.

James Babson

James Babson

Con (uncredited)

Rohn Thomas

Rohn Thomas

Bugle Editor

Paul McCrane

Paul McCrane

Guard Trout

Gary Lee Davis

Gary Lee Davis

Rooster

Brian Brophy

Brian Brophy

1967 Parole Hearings Man

Alfonso Freeman

Alfonso Freeman

Fresh Fish Con

Don McManus

Don McManus

Guard Wiley

Scott Mann

Scott Mann

Glenn Quentin

Dion Anderson

Dion Anderson

Head Bull Haig

Larry Brandenburg

Larry Brandenburg

Skeet

Alonzo F. Jones

Alonzo F. Jones

Inmate (uncredited)

Bill Bolender

Bill Bolender

Elmo Blatch

V.J. Foster

V.J. Foster

Hungry Fish Con

Robert Haley

Robert Haley

1954 Food-Way Manager

Mack Miles

Mack Miles

Tyrell

John Horton

John Horton

1946 Judge

Neil Giuntoli

Neil Giuntoli

Jigger

Neil Summers

Neil Summers

Pete

Gordon Greene

Gordon Greene

1947 Parole Hearings Man

Neil Summers

Neil Summers

Pete

John R. Woodward

John R. Woodward

Bullhorn Tower Guard

Fred Culbertson

Fred Culbertson

Police Officer (uncredited)

Frank Medrano

Frank Medrano

Fat Ass

Sergio Kato

Sergio Kato

Inmate II (uncredited)

Dorothy Silver

Dorothy Silver

1954 Landlady

Ken Magee

Ken Magee

Ned Grimes

Richard Doone

Richard Doone

Con (uncredited)

Philip Ettington

Philip Ettington

Frank (uncredited)

Scott Mann

Scott Mann

Glenn Quentin

James Kisicki

James Kisicki

Bank Manager

Dennis Baker

Dennis Baker

Old Man on Bus (uncredited)

Morgan Lund

Morgan Lund

Laundry Truck Driver

Philip Ettington

Philip Ettington

Frank (uncredited)

Claire Slemmer

Claire Slemmer

Bank Teller

John D. Craig

John D. Craig

1957 Parole Hearings Man

Donald Zinn

Donald Zinn

Moresby Batter

Neil Riddaway

Neil Riddaway

Con (uncredited)

John E. Summers

John E. Summers

New Fish Guard

Alan R. Kessler

Alan R. Kessler

Laundry Bob

Cornell Wallace

Cornell Wallace

Laundry Leonard

Joe Pecoraro

Joe Pecoraro

Projectionist

Harold E. Cope Jr.

Harold E. Cope Jr.

Hole Guard

Dana Snyder

Dana Snyder

1954 Food-Way Woman

Eugene C. DePasquale

Eugene C. DePasquale

Mail Caller

Chuck Brauchler

Chuck Brauchler

Man Missing Guard

Charlie Kearns

Charlie Kearns

1966 D.A.

Rob Reider

Rob Reider

Duty Guard

Paul Kennedy

Paul Kennedy

1967 Food-Way Manager

Shane Grove

Shane Grove

Inmate (uncredited)

Gary Jones

Gary Jones

Convict (uncredited)

Michael Lightsey

Michael Lightsey

Con (uncredited)

Christopher Page

Christopher Page

Traffic (driver)

Brad Spencer

Brad Spencer

1957 Parole Hearings Guard (uncredited)

Jodiviah Stepp

Jodiviah Stepp

New Fish Con (uncredited)

Mark A. Strain

Mark A. Strain

Yard Inmate (uncredited)

David Hecht

David Hecht

Bank Teller (uncredited)

Ron Newell

Ron Newell

Elderly Hole Guard

Production Crew

Deborah Aquila

Deborah Aquila

Casting

Niki Marvin

Niki Marvin

Producer

David V. Lester

David V. Lester

Unit Production Manager

Julie Lichter

Julie Lichter

Casting

Liz Glotzer

Liz Glotzer

Executive Producer

Sue Bea Montgomery

Sue Bea Montgomery

Production Supervisor

Ernie Malik

Ernie Malik

Publicist

David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick

David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick

Production Assistant

Tom Lent

Tom Lent

ADR Voice Casting

Barbara Harris

Barbara Harris

ADR Voice Casting

Linda Weaver

Linda Weaver

Extras Casting Assistant

Kokayi Ampah

Kokayi Ampah

Production Supervisor

Beth Hickman

Beth Hickman

Production Office Coordinator

Ramona Sánchez-Waggoner

Ramona Sánchez-Waggoner

Production Accountant

Margaret J. Orlando

Margaret J. Orlando

Production Supervisor

Jane Estocin

Jane Estocin

Finance

Julie Weiss

Julie Weiss

Casting Assistant

Chris Cozzi

Chris Cozzi

Location Assistant

Edited By

Richard Francis-Bruce

Richard Francis-Bruce

Editor

David Orr

David Orr

Color Timer

Keith Shaw

Keith Shaw

Colorist

David Orr

David Orr

Color Timer

Robert C. Lusted

Robert C. Lusted

Assistant Editor

Patricia A. Galvin

Patricia A. Galvin

First Assistant Editor

Costume and Makeup

Philip Ivey

Philip Ivey

Key Hair Stylist

Elizabeth McBride

Elizabeth McBride

Costume Design

Monty Westmore

Monty Westmore

Makeup Artist

Kevin Haney

Kevin Haney

Makeup Artist

Taneia Lednicky

Taneia Lednicky

Wardrobe Supervisor

Roy Bryson

Roy Bryson

Hairstylist

Carol Buckler

Carol Buckler

Seamstress

Jack Hering

Jack Hering

Set Dressing Artist

Paul Wells

Paul Wells

Key Costumer

Donnie McFinely

Donnie McFinely

Costumer

Philip Ivey

Philip Ivey

Key Hair Stylist

Kris Kearney

Kris Kearney

Key Costumer

Cookie Beard

Cookie Beard

Wardrobe Assistant

Sound

Thomas Newman

Thomas Newman

Conductor

Bill Bernstein

Bill Bernstein

Music Editor

Marilyn Graf

Marilyn Graf

Foley Mixer

Rick Canelli

Rick Canelli

ADR Recordist

Barbara Harris

Barbara Harris

ADR & Dubbing

Tommy Morgan

Tommy Morgan

Additional Soundtrack

Kevin Bartnof

Kevin Bartnof

Foley Artist

Marvin E. Lewis

Marvin E. Lewis

Boom Operator

Dennis S. Sands

Dennis S. Sands

Scoring Mixer

Petra Bach

Petra Bach

ADR Supervisor

Bruce Bell

Bruce Bell

Sound Editor

John Stacy

John Stacy

Supervising Sound Editor

Paul J. Zydel

Paul J. Zydel

ADR & Dubbing

Willie D. Burton

Willie D. Burton

Production Sound Mixer

Thomas Pasatieri

Thomas Pasatieri

Orchestrator

Jack Keller

Jack Keller

Sound Recordist

Arlene Fishbach

Arlene Fishbach

Music Consultant

Lori Martino

Lori Martino

Assistant Sound Editor

Shelley Rae Hinton

Shelley Rae Hinton

ADR Editor

Julian Bratolyubov

Julian Bratolyubov

Music Editor

Thomas J. O'Connell

Thomas J. O'Connell

ADR Mixer

Bruce Bell

Bruce Bell

Sound Editor

Ron Grafton

Ron Grafton

Foley Recordist

Visual Effects

Melissa Taylor

Melissa Taylor

Visual Effects Producer

Camera

Roger Deakins

Roger Deakins

Director of Photography

Brian 'Buzz' Buzzelli

Brian 'Buzz' Buzzelli

Grip

Bruce Hamme

Bruce Hamme

Dolly Grip

Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc

Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc

Aerial Camera

Andy Harris

Andy Harris

Second Assistant Camera

Michael P. Weinstein

Michael P. Weinstein

Still Photographer

Robin Brown

Robin Brown

First Assistant Camera

Don Cerrone

Don Cerrone

Key Grip

Gerrit Dangremond

Gerrit Dangremond

Steadicam Operator

Keith Bunting

Keith Bunting

Best Boy Grip

David Moenkhaus

David Moenkhaus

Additional Second Assistant Camera

Lighting

Jeremy Knaster

Jeremy Knaster

Best Boy Electric

Bill O'Leary

Bill O'Leary

Gaffer

Richie Ford

Richie Ford

Rigging Gaffer

Kurt Dale Hartman

Kurt Dale Hartman

Electrician

Rex Buckingham

Rex Buckingham

Rigging Grip

Art Department

Peter Landsdown Smith

Peter Landsdown Smith

Art Direction

Terence Marsh

Terence Marsh

Production Design

Michael Seirton

Michael Seirton

Set Decoration

Sebastian Milito

Sebastian Milito

Construction Coordinator

Antoinette J. Gordon

Antoinette J. Gordon

Set Designer

Rhonda Yeater

Rhonda Yeater

Art Department Assistant

Jack Evans

Jack Evans

Assistant Art Director

Dixwell Stillman

Dixwell Stillman

Construction Foreman

Blair Gibeau

Blair Gibeau

Painter

Todd Hatfield

Todd Hatfield

Standby Painter

Tom Shaw Jr.

Tom Shaw Jr.

Property Master

Other Crew

Stephen King

Stephen King

Thanks

Alfonso Freeman

Alfonso Freeman

Actor's Assistant

Jesse V. Johnson

Jesse V. Johnson

Set Production Assistant

Ernie Malik

Ernie Malik

Unit Publicist

Jerry Gatlin

Jerry Gatlin

Stunt Coordinator

Daniel W. Barringer

Daniel W. Barringer

Stunts

Mickey Guinn

Mickey Guinn

Stunts

Fred Culbertson

Fred Culbertson

Transportation Captain

Tom Morga

Tom Morga

Stunt Double

Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc

Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc

Pilot

Bob Williams

Bob Williams

Special Effects

Tom Cotter

Tom Cotter

Actor's Assistant

David Marder

David Marder

Transportation Coordinator

Dick Hancock

Dick Hancock

Stunts

David Smith

David Smith

Driver

John Soukup

John Soukup

Sound Recordist

Jack Keller

Jack Keller

Sound Recordist

Kelley Baker

Kelley Baker

Executive in Charge of Finance

Bobby Mancuso

Bobby Mancuso

Cinematography

Andy Harris

Andy Harris

Cinematography

Alan Jacques

Alan Jacques

Projection

Earl F. Betts

Earl F. Betts

Propmaker

Paul Wells

Paul Wells

Carpenter

Brian Boggs

Brian Boggs

Craft Service

Robert Conrad

Robert Conrad

Driver

Dan Goldwasser

Dan Goldwasser

Executive Music Producer

Hope A. Nielsen

Hope A. Nielsen

Loader

Mario Simon

Mario Simon

Picture Car Coordinator

Jesse E. Johnson

Jesse E. Johnson

Set Production Assistant

Van Scarboro

Van Scarboro

Video Assist Operator

Ramona Sánchez-Waggoner

Ramona Sánchez-Waggoner

Executive in Charge of Finance

Dennis Baker

Dennis Baker

Thanks

Joe Schultz

Joe Schultz

Production Office Assistant

Kzar Torres

Kzar Torres

Thanks

Lee Tassef

Lee Tassef

Thanks

Eve Lapolla

Eve Lapolla

Thanks

Richard Hall

Richard Hall

Thanks

Allen Greene

Allen Greene

In Memory Of

Manny Centeno

Manny Centeno

Thanks

Saxon Eldridge

Saxon Eldridge

Production Office Assistant

Michael Vasquez

Michael Vasquez

Production Office Assistant

Amie Tschappat

Amie Tschappat

Production Office Assistant

Don Speakman

Don Speakman

Craft Service

Mark Moelter

Mark Moelter

Craft Service

David McQuade

David McQuade

Set Production Assistant

Karin Mercurio

Karin Mercurio

Executive in Charge of Finance

Sophia Xixis

Sophia Xixis

Actor's Assistant

Therese Amadio

Therese Amadio

Animal Wrangler

Chip Vincent

Chip Vincent

Driver

David Turner

David Turner

Driver

J.D. Thomas

J.D. Thomas

Driver

Donald Snyder

Donald Snyder

Driver

Scott Ruetenik

Scott Ruetenik

Driver

David Smith

David Smith

Driver

A. Michael Lerner

A. Michael Lerner

Stunts

Tom Morga

Tom Morga

Stunt Double

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