Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) is sentenced to two consecutive life terms in prison for the murders of his wife and her lover and is sentenced to a tough prison. However, only Andy knows he didn't commit the crimes. While there, he forms a friendship with Red (Morgan Freeman), experiences brutality of prison life, adapts, helps the warden, etc., all in 19 years.
The Shawshank Redemption was one of the most popular Movies that year. That Movie won Academy Award Best Cinematography in 1994, Academy Award Best Music (Score) in 1994, Academy Award Best Picture in 1994, Academy Award Best Film Editing in 1994, and Academy Award Writing (Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published) in 1994. This was Liz Glotzer’s 3rd Movie. The Shawshank Redemption was one of this most popular pieces. This was Frank Darabont’s 2nd Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Collateral. If you liked that Movie, you should also try Dead Man Walking, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, and Birdman of Alcatraz.