Robbins and Freeman are both excellent in their respective rolls, and Bob Gunton is superb as Warden Norton. Over the following two decades, he befriends a fellow prisoner, contraband smuggler Ellis “Red” Redding (Morgan Freeman), and becomes instrumental in a money-laundering operation led by the prison warden Samuel Norton (Bob Gunton). I’ll check it out the next time I catch the movie. The camera then pans over head and down behind Hadley, catching Andy in his first line of the shot and then swings around along side the two for a dialog exchange and then ends behind Andy on Hadley’s face for his last line of the shot. On top of that, one of the days where they broadcast the movie twice, it will be shown back to back. Top-notch performances, exceptional cinematography, and masterful direction. Also the movie began what I call, “the Morgan Freeman” narration. to make extra $$$, search for: Boorfe’s tips best adsense alternative. The Shawshank Redemption is one of the most amazing and intriguing, well-played and directed movies of all time. Being from Michigan it’s a local brew lol! Chiefly among them the fact that his voiceover bathes the film’s moments. The 1994 drama was written and directed by Frank Darabont, based on the 1982 Stephen King novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Just make sure you have some ice cold Bohemian style beer to go with the popcorn. Once there, he meets Ellis Boyd “Red” Redding (Morgan Freeman) with whom he begins a friendship with along with Red’s circle of inmate friends. One such scene is when Andy and his compatriots enjoy an “icy cold Bohemia-style beer, courtesy of the hardest screw that ever walked a turn at Shawshank. {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"https://ir.ebaystatic.com/cr/v/c1/thirtysevens.jpg","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. As I mentioned, a common theme through the film is man’s constant struggle to find dignity in the brutal environment of prison. And that’s how it came to pass, that on the second-to-last day of the job, the convict crew that tarred the plate factory roof in the spring of ’49 wound up sitting in a row at ten o’clock in the morning, drinking icy cold Bohemia-style beer, courtesy of the hardest screw that ever walked a turn at Shawshank State Prison…The colossal prick even managed to sound magnanimous. After Byron Hadley nearly throws him off the rooftop he’s been painting, Andy Dufresne uses his intelligence and compassion to strike a deal with the guard. Cookies are currently enabled to maximize your TeePublic experience. The movie this weekend was Frank Darabont’s  The Shawshank Redemption. The movie has a couple elements that make the it note worthy. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. I just won a beer bet knowing that it was Stroh’s. Beer Blog focused on Delaware & surrounding area. As for Andy, he spent that break hunkered in the shade, a strange little smile on his face, watching us drink his beer…You could argue he’d done it to curry favor with the guards, or maybe make a few friends among us cons. here. I see you don’t monetize your blog, don’t waste your traffic, you can earn additional bucks every month because you’ve got Stroh's. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. You can also make out the top label after reds monologue he takes a drink and you can read strohs on the top label. No I didn’t not. Other examples that have long since faded into time (or prohibition) are Knapp’s, Burger, Duluth, Weideman, Old Tap, Forest City, Prager, Dorf and Cooper’s out of Philadelphia. Price: US $9.88. The 1994 drama was written and directed by Frank Darabont, based on the 1982 Stephen King novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. Add something awesome to it! hi quality content. Chiefly among them the fact that his voiceover bathes the film’s moments. And that’s how it came to pass, that on the second-to-last day of the job, the convict crew that tarred the plate factory roof in the spring of ’49 wound up sitting in a row at ten o’clock in the morning, drinking icy cold Bohemia-style beer, courtesy of the hardest screw that ever walked a turn at Shawshank State Prison…The colossal prick even managed to sound magnanimous. Thanks and good job to you beer detectives! Freeman’s deep, non-wavering voice throughout the movie has become iconic and has been parodied on everything from TV commercials to Family Guy.