Movie Choice In The Shawshank Redemption

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From the movie choice given, I have choose The Shawshank Redemption. This movie is a 1994 America film directed by Frank Darabont based on Stephen King’s short story “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption”

The Shawshank Redemption is a well-written story that portrays patience, loyalty and hope. The film relies on the story and the characters to make it extraordinary, something that many other movies are lack of. This story really caught my attention as it is not a cliche prison-drama film. Although this film is based on Stephen King’s novella but the story line of the film is more interesting than the book.Normally when a film is based on a book, a lot of things will be cut out of the film but that is not the case with this film as nearly everything was still kept in the film.It may be quite long-winded but it is worth it since this film tells gentle story of fellowship among the inmates. Red narrated the story of Andy Dufresne and his time spent at Shawshank as he is the narrator of this film. Hence, the watcher learns about Andy through the eyes of Red, and …show more content…

Morgan Freeman plays Red, narrated the story of Andy and his life in Shawshank. Bob Gluten plays Warden Norton, and William Sadler plays Heywood, James Whitmore plays Brooks who is all friend with Red and Andy in the prison. Clancy Brown plays Hadley, the lead prison guard.The actors that are chosen for this film are perfect for their roles. Morgan Freeman is an excellent and layered actor as in the novella Red is written as a middle-aged Irishman with red hair hence in the movie Morgan Freeman needs to brings out the image of an middle-aged Irishman to the watcher which was quite challenging for him as he is an African American but he indeed he did a great job. As for Tim Robbins,his acting is definitely on point in fact wonderful as he is really convincing and he has make the watcher feels like they are with him in the

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