Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption

Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption

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Andy Dufresne, a banker, was convicted of killing his wife and her lover and sent to Shawshank Prison. He maintains his innocence over the decades he spends at Shawshank during which time he forms a friendship with "Red", a fellow inmate.

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Title:Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780896214408
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    Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption Reviews

  • Nataliya

    "Remember that hope is a good thing, Red, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies."Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption is subtitled 'Hope Springs Eternal' - and that perfectly sum...

  • Sanjay Gautam

    Prison ain't no fairy tales. Almost everything that could be possibly said about it has been said. What makes this book different is the message it conveys - one of eternal hope. I was and am profound...

  • Mort

    This is going to be a different kind of review.While we all know that the book is better than the movie - no, this is not a debatable statement...while I strongly feel that everybody is entitled to th...

  • Henry Avila

    One of the few times the now classic movie is better than the book, but being a novella it lacks a rich, deep background , though good still a little cold the narrative, as these two main characters s...

  • Tadiana ?Night Owl?

    I've watched The Shawshank Redemption movie any number of times on cable TV (at least the last half of it; I almost always manage to miss the first half). So a few weeks ago when my husband asked me t...

  • Brett C

    This was a story about the human spirit. Andy Dufresne is wrongfully-convicted of murder and sent to federal prison. He survived the trials and hardships of prison because his spirit couldn't be broke...

  • Kelly (and the Book Boar)

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/ “I hope . . .” The moral of the story? You have to crawl through a lot of shit in life before you reach Zihuatanejo.Uncle Stevie wil...

  • Tim

    The book is as good as the movie. 10 of 10 stars...

  • Fabian {Councillor}

    Usually, I'm struggling with trying to review my favorite books, because apart from expressions like 'awesome', 'mind-blowing' or 'must-read', not too much can be said about stories like these. Perhap...

  • Kelli

    Anyone driving north on Rte 3 "down in Massachusetts" this morning may have passed a girl driving an SUV, one hand covering her mouth, tears pouring down her face and neck. They may have wondered in p...