“Zihuatanejo!” The Inspiring Greatness Of “The Shawshank Redemption”!

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“Remember Red, hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.”

It’s a movie that you can’t turn off….because “no good thing ever dies…”

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Behold The Beauty Of “Zihuatanejo”!

Few times in the history of film has a single film location meant so much to the audience…and if you know what “Zihuatanejo” means, then you know one of the greatest, most intense and uplifting films of all time!

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There are so many great moments in this film – one of the greatest movies ever – and it is easy to forget that it began as a Stephen King novella! Time to explore the majesty of “The Shawshank Redemption!”

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The Shawshank Redemption – Directed by Frank Darabont – released in 1994

Just how beloved is this movie? Well, consider this: the classic British film magazine Empire voted “The Shawshank Redemption” the best movie OF…

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8 replies

  1. This is my husband’s favourite film, John.

  2. I love this film. I have seen this twice in the original language and in German. Awesome movie.

  3. Can you believe I’ve never seen the movie? Haven’t read the story, either. Now you know what I have to do next…

    • The movie is widely considered one of the best – its reputation growing every year – it is beautifully directed, terrific acting, and such a poignant story! Thanks for your comment, I appreciate it!

  4. There’s everything to love about Shawshank. My favorite part…when Red has the guts to walk down the stone wall and find the letter.

  5. I must have missed that original, so I left a comment there too.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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