Articles about The Shawshank Redemption

'Shawshank' Secrets Revealed: Frank Darabont, Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman Reveal All
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: The Shawshank Redemption, Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrated the 20th anniversary of "The Shawshank Redemption" with a 35mm screening of the film and a lively discussion with director Frank Darabont and stars Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins.
Added by on 11/20/14
The Month 'Pulp Fiction' Broke: Ranking The Films Of October 1994
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Nostalgia is a dangerous thing, and right about now, with the many think pieces and fond memorials of the 20th anniversary of "Pulp Fiction" that have been doing the rounds, it feels quite easy to lapse into an overly sentimentalized view of the past as being somehow better than what we've got today. @Indiewire recently looked back 30 years and ranked the films of Summer 1984.
Added by on 11/6/14
  Why do we love prison movies?
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"Shawshank Redemption." "Chopper." "Starred Up." Something about films set in jails keeps reeling us in
Source: www.salon.com
Added by on 9/15/14
The Shawshank Residuals
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: The Shawshank Redemption
How one of Hollywood's great second acts keeps making money
Source: online.wsj.com
Added by on 5/27/14
The 10 Greatest Stephen King Movie Adaptations - Films - ShortList Magazine
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Ever since Carrie became a surprise hit in 1976, Hollywood has had a bit of a major crush on the works of Stephen King, with admittedly mixed results...
Added by on 2/21/14
Top 20 Prison Movies - Film4
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Whether focusing on the sentence, the release, or the early release via an audacious breakout, the prison movie has proven itself to be a remarkably versatile sub-genre. To celebrate the upcoming release of David Mackenzie's upcoming Film4-backed prison dram, Starred Up, Film4.com has gone behind bars to take a look at the cinemas greatest prison movies - finding exhilarating action movies, harrowing dramas, as well as inspiring and uplifting tales - and picked 20 of the very best.
Source: www.film4.com
Added by on 2/21/14
Citizen Kane Failed to Recoup its Cost at Theaters
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A @NextMovie list of "11 classic movies that were box office bombs"
Added by on 9/27/13
The Best of Roger Deakins
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Video: @cinemablend picks the 10 best shots of Roger Deakin's cinematography career; it's hard to narrow them down
Added by on 9/25/13
Could Have, Would Have, and Definitely Should Have
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17 actors who turned down what would have likely been career-changing roles, as chosen by @thewrap
Added by on 6/15/13
Five Favorite Films with Kristin Chenoweth
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Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) lists her five favorite films for @rottentomatoes, and they're mostly admirable choices
Added by on 4/1/13
'Shawshank' Secrets Revealed: Frank Darabont, Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman Reveal All
Interesting
Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: The Shawshank Redemption, Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences celebrated the 20th anniversary of "The Shawshank Redemption" with a 35mm screening of the film and a lively discussion with director Frank Darabont and stars Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins.
Added by on 11/20/14
Five Favorite Films with Kristin Chenoweth
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Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) lists her five favorite films for @rottentomatoes, and they're mostly admirable choices
Added by on 4/1/13
The Month 'Pulp Fiction' Broke: Ranking The Films Of October 1994
Interesting
Nostalgia is a dangerous thing, and right about now, with the many think pieces and fond memorials of the 20th anniversary of "Pulp Fiction" that have been doing the rounds, it feels quite easy to lapse into an overly sentimentalized view of the past as being somehow better than what we've got today. @Indiewire recently looked back 30 years and ranked the films of Summer 1984.
Added by on 11/6/14
  Why do we love prison movies?
Interesting
"Shawshank Redemption." "Chopper." "Starred Up." Something about films set in jails keeps reeling us in
Source: www.salon.com
Added by on 9/15/14
The Shawshank Residuals
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: The Shawshank Redemption
How one of Hollywood's great second acts keeps making money
Source: online.wsj.com
Added by on 5/27/14
Top 20 Prison Movies - Film4
Interesting
Whether focusing on the sentence, the release, or the early release via an audacious breakout, the prison movie has proven itself to be a remarkably versatile sub-genre. To celebrate the upcoming release of David Mackenzie's upcoming Film4-backed prison dram, Starred Up, Film4.com has gone behind bars to take a look at the cinemas greatest prison movies - finding exhilarating action movies, harrowing dramas, as well as inspiring and uplifting tales - and picked 20 of the very best.
Source: www.film4.com
Added by on 2/21/14
Citizen Kane Failed to Recoup its Cost at Theaters
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A @NextMovie list of "11 classic movies that were box office bombs"
Added by on 9/27/13
Could Have, Would Have, and Definitely Should Have
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17 actors who turned down what would have likely been career-changing roles, as chosen by @thewrap
Added by on 6/15/13
The Best of Roger Deakins
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Video: @cinemablend picks the 10 best shots of Roger Deakin's cinematography career; it's hard to narrow them down
Added by on 9/25/13
The 10 Greatest Stephen King Movie Adaptations - Films - ShortList Magazine
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Ever since Carrie became a surprise hit in 1976, Hollywood has had a bit of a major crush on the works of Stephen King, with admittedly mixed results...
Added by on 2/21/14
The Road Red Walked in "Shawshank"
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After being released from jail, Red walks this New England road, which was actually in rural Ohio. The famous oak tree is just past Malabar Farm Restaurant on the north side of Pleasant Valley Road.
Pleasant Valley Rd, Lucas, OH
Added by on 7/24/12
The Woodshop at Shawshank
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The Stephan Lumber Company is where the interior prison scenes featuring the inmates' woodworking shop was shot. As of 2012, open to visitors by calling 419-835-5163.
228 S. Eighth St., Upper Sandusky, OH
Added by on 7/24/12
Haunted Bissman Building
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This is where Brooks (James Whitmore) went to live (briefly) after his release.
193 N. Main St., Mansfield, OH
Added by on 7/24/12
Ohio State Reformatory
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The Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield was portrayed as a Maine prison for the film.
100 Reformatory Rd, Mansfield, OH
Added by on 7/24/12