I Have Seen the Shawshank Redemption

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    Late One Night

    my brother bought me this movie and said I would love it. he was right! Loved the main character so much, I wanted to break him out and take him under that tree where his box was hidden. great ending.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 18, 2008

    I Think That This Was One O...

    I think that this was one of the best movies that came out that year. 
    evilkittymew evilkittymew
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Aug 24, 2008

    "Salvation Lies Within"

    Shawshank Redemption is one of my favorite movies.  The movie is based on a short story written by Stephen King.  Tim Robbins & Morgan Freeman performances are perfect.  This movie will touch your soul while embracing the themes of friendship, hopes...
    TheIdeaOfMe TheIdeaOfMe
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 27, 2008

    Hope

    It's just a fantastic movie. It shows the mind as a prison, literally and metaphorically, and shows how you can step out of a way of thinking and find hope in your life Isn't that what belief is all about? Faith? Finding meaning and hope in life? Anyway, a brilliant well written...
    fuzzy777 fuzzy777
    36-40
    1 Response Jul 25, 2008

    Love This Film!

    This is a great film!  I love Morgan Freeman, especially.  The original material for this is a Stephen King short story, which is part of the Different Seasons collection of novellas.  I highly recommend it, even if you aren't big on Stephen King himself.  I...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    36-40
    May 24, 2008

    Get Busy Livin', Or Get Busy Dyin'.

    Stephen King was a master: The Green Mile, Shawshank Redemption, and many more.  But not all of the movies that came from his books turned out as well as his books did.  Shawshank Redemption actually surprised me and I loved every bit of that movie.  The Green Mile...
    Happyface Happyface
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 17, 2008

    I Love Doing Hair

    i love to do hair soo much no one ever me how to french braid or fish tail braid but yet i know how! i can do hairstyles profesionals have trouble doing sometimes its hard to do them on yourself but i looove doing it on other people!! i like trying new hairstyles when i go to get...
    foreveristolong0009 foreveristolong0009
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 2, 2012

    Haunting...painful and Hopeful! - - [contains Spoilers]

                This movie is really haunting…painful and hopeful. Andy is thrown without real fault of his own into stunned rage and heartbreak because of his wife’s adultery, murder and his wrongful imprisonment...
    CathieG CathieG
    36-40
    1 Response Nov 7, 2008

    Great Movie...

    There are too many great quotes... but I always remember the Wardan Norton saying.. "I believe in two things - discipline and the Bible. Here you'll receive both. Put your trust in the Lord. Your *** belongs to me."
    lifeslife08 lifeslife08
    36-40, M
    Nov 20, 2008

    Absolutely love that movie!

    I love it even more now that my married name is Dufresne. :))
    Opera37927 Opera37927
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 13, 2015
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