The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.
Chronicles the experiences of a formerly successful banker as a prisoner in the gloomy jailhouse of Shawshank after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit. The film portrays the man's unique way of dealing with his new, torturous life; along the way he befriends a number of fellow prisoners, most notably a wise long-term inmate named Red.
Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler
Stephen King, Frank Darabont