Shawshank Redemption

10 Shawshank Redemption quotes that ring true 20 years later

According to IMDB’s ongoing top 250 list voted on by regular users of the site, 1994’s The Shawshank Redemption is the greatest film of all time. The unassuming tale of hope based on a novella by Stephen King about Andy Dufresne and his friendship kindled with Red and then forged through years of incarceration has struck a chord with viewers that runs very deep. In celebration of Shawshank’s 20 years, we’ve put together 10 of the best quotes from Frank Darabont’s masterpiece

MOVIE POSTER “The Shawskank Redemption” starring Lindsay Lohan and Adderall McBoozenstuff

In honor of Lindsay Lohan’s “escape” from prison I thought I would honor her with a comparison to the greatest prison escape in the history of Hollywood – that of Andy Dufresne in the all-time classic movie Shawshank Redemption. In addition to a mash-up movie poster I’ve provided a number of Shawshank quotes that seem eerily fitting for Lindsay’s predicament.

James Whitmore

Actor James Whitmore died Friday from lung cancer at the age of 87. Whitmore had a long, successful acting career that earned him a Tony, a Golden Globe and an Emmy in addition to a couple Oscar nominations, including Best Actor in 1976 for Give ‘Em Hell, Harry. I had the great honor of meeting […]