Why Shawshank Redemption is rated R?

Why Shawshank Redemption is rated R?

“The Shawshank Redemption” is rated R for the expected prison violence (though the worst of it is off camera) and language. There is also a brief sex scene and some nudity.

What is the best movie of all time Shawshank Redemption?

The Shawshank Redemption has been voted the best film of all time after thousands of LADbible readers responded to a poll on Twitter featuring the top four ranked movies on IMDb. Of course, it’s not an exact science, but enough people voted to make it a significant cross-section of people.

Why was the Dark Knight so good?

One of the reasons why The Dark Knight holds up today as the best superhero movie ever made, even in the face of Marvel behemoths like Avengers: Infinity War and Endgame, is because it is the most grounded and brilliant take on a real-life interpretation of, not just Batman, but a superhero.

What makes The Shawshank Redemption a good movie?

Shawshank encompasses friendships, hardships, hopes, and dreams. And what is so great about the movie is that it moves you, it gives you hope. Even though the circumstances between the characters and the viewers are quite different, you don’t feel that far removed from what the characters are going through.

What happens to Andy Dufresne in The Shawshank Redemption?

In THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION, Andy Dufresne ( Tim Robbins) is convicted for the murder of his wife and her lover and sent to prison. It’s 1949, and Andy doesn’t have the stuff for prison life.

What was the prison like in The Shawshank Redemption?

The gritty world of Shawshank Prison is populated with sadistic guards, a corrupt warden, and predatory fellow inmates. Prison rape, while not graphically shown, is very strongly implied, with references and body positions suggesting forced anal and oral sex. Guards beat and kill an inmate. A prisoner is shot and killed by a man with a rifle.

Who are the main characters in The Shawshank Redemption?

Starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman, the film portrays the story of Andy Dufresne (Robbins), a banker who is sentenced to two life sentences at Shawshank State Prison for apparently murdering his wife and her lover. Andy finds it tough going but finds solace in the friendship he forms with fellow inmate Ellis “Red” Redding (Freeman).