FEAR CAN HOLD YOU PRISONER.
HOPE CAN SET YOU FREE
1982, Based on novel by Stephen King
” Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption ”
An incredible story of Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) and his friend Red Redding (Morgan Freeman) a story full of drama and hope, in which our protagonists are agreed that we must never lose hope, because hope is something vital to do something in life, (pressure and time …), Andy is sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his wife and her lover …
The film covers an optimistic outlook on life, telling the story of two friends, Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman in a prison. Emphasis is placed on the not lose hope, even in the most inhospitable conditions.
The film was nominated for several awards, including seven Oscars, with the best film, however, he did not win any awards, in part to compete with two other giants of the time: Forrest Gump and Pulp Fiction.
At first he was offered the role of Tom Hanks, Tim Robbins but had already signed for the film Forrest Gump and Kevin Costner but also had his own project at hand Waterworld for me is undoubtedly his worst movie.
And the role played by Morgan Freeman was offered to Clint Eastwood, Harrison Ford, Paul Newman and Robert Redford. (wikipedia)