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  • Andy And Reds Friendship
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    Red and a Tall Drink of Water In a darkened room two passionate lovers eagerly embrace. Outside a distraught man sits in a truck, boozing it up. The old song ' If I Didn't Care ', plays from a tinny radio. The drunk man fumbles with a gun while he tries to get out of the truck. He opens the door of the truck, stumbles, drops and breaks the bottle of alcohol, and the extra bullets spill onto the ground. The next scene is in a court oom where a lawyer is questioning a man. ' I was upset. I was con...
  • Most Important Scene In The Whole Film
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    How does the director create a sense of tension and the unexpected in the escape scene of The Shawshank Redemption? The Shawshank Redemption is an impressive, engrossing piece of film-making from director Frank Darabont who adapted horror master Stephen King's 1982 novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption for his first feature film. Through out the film, tension is added in many ways. In the scenes leading up to the escape scene, and the actual escape scene of The Shawshank Redemption, Dar...
  • Hidden For Red After Andy's Escape
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    " Shawshank Redemption" The "Shawshank Redemption" truly one of the finest films of all time, it has no flaws. It was a gripping presentation from start to finish; I would rate it a perfect ten. It is a great adaptation of Stephen King's novel of the Shawshank Redemption. I thought the film version did a great job at capturing the essence of the book. There wasn t really any major scenes edited out and it stuck to its basic plot summary. I thought all the actors were superb, but three stood out ...
  • First Challenge Andy Faces
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    Shawshank Redemption The main character, Andy, is an accountant who was convicted of murdering his own wife. He is taken out of a life in which he is comfortable and placed in an environment that is completely foreign to him. The of other prisoners' lifestyles are not similar to his own. Andy is educated and probably has never had any other crimes other than parking violations. The challenges that Andy faces throughout the course of this movie will forever transform his life. The first challenge...
  • Andy And Red And Some Other Prisoners
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    The story of Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption begins in 1948 when Andy Dufresne arrives at Shawshank prison. In contrast to most other convicts, he's not a hardened criminal but a soft-spoken banker, convicted of killing his wife and her lover. Like everyone in Shawshank, he claims to be innocent. Like most newcomers, Andy gets in trouble with the sisters. They are a gang of sodomites led by Bogs Diamond that gang up on anyone they feel they can handle, and Andy is no exception. Not until ...
  • Red And Brooks
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    Red and Brooks are characters with many similar traits and had gone through many of the same circumstances, but one main difference allows on man to survive outside of Shawshank and the other unable to cope with the outside world. That one main difference was a man named Andy Dufresne. Both Brooks and Red entered the confines of the Shawshank Correctional Facility as youths, but left its walls as old men. They both had seen many dozens of prisoners come and go as well as the tenures of three war...
  • Andy's Hardships In Prison
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    SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION There is nothing more pathetic than a man without hope. In The Shawshank Redemption, Andy is a man that is imprisoned for a crime that he did not commit. He sentenced to life in prison and with this verdict he is raped of all hope for a normal life. Once a successful investment banker, Andy uses the skills he learned on the outside, to make life more bearable on the inside. Despite his imprisonment, Andy had a plan not only to succeed in life but also to help those who befri...
  • Particular Scene Durabont
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    In the film Shawshank redemption, director Frank Durabont presents the turning point by using a scene which gives visual indication to the audience that the climax it about to happen soon. He does this through a series of camera shots, scenery and emphasis on the themes of the film as a whole. This particular scene opens up with a low angle shot of two massive walls that suggest imprisonment and enclosure. The shot has taken special care to show the walls to be dark, dreary and dim that put forw...
  • Shawshank Redemption Andy And Red Friendship
    455 words
    HOPE As obvious as these effects of institutionalization are on Red and Brooks, Andy Dufresne seems somehow immune to them, as if "he wore an invisible coat that could shield him" from the prison. Unlike the other prisoners at Shawshank, Andy tries to maintain ties to his life outside the walls and simply refuses to resignedly accept his role as a prisoner. The "invisible coat" that Andy wears is hope. "It is hope that allows the self-proclaimed innocent man to survive what may or may not be an ...
  • Andy Escape From Shawshank Prison
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    Andy Dufresne'S Search For A Perfect World Andy Dufresne'S Search For A Perfect World In The Shawshank Redemption Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) is a wrongly convicted lawyer, serving time in the hell known as Shawshank Prison for the murder of his adulterous wife. Andy's life in prison starts off miserably. He finds maggots in his food, is regularly raped by "the Sisters', a group of prisoners who beat an rape other prisoners, and is threatened an harassed by the prison's guards. However, as time ...

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