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The Shawshank Redemption

Friday, May 10, 2013  >  7 p.m.

Saturday, May 11, 2013  >  2 p.m. + 7 p.m.

Sunday, May 12, 2013  >  2 p.m.

Woodland Theater of Davies Center

Extraordinary tale of hope, survival, and friendship set in the 1940s. Wrongly convicted for the murders of his wife and her lover, banker Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) is sentenced to two consecutive life terms in in Maine’s Shawshank prison. Andy learns to get by in the brutal confines of prison, and even earns the respect of his fellow inmates, most notably the longtime convict “Red” Redding (Morgan Freeman).

Sponsored by the University Activities Commission of the Student Senate

Admission is free at the door with a Blugold Card or an International Film Society membership. Community members may buy an individual IFS membership for $4; a family membership costs $10. The annual memberships are available at the Service Center, 715-836-3727, in Davies Center’s east lobby.

FILM INFORMATION

United States 1994
142 minutes
Color
Rated R for language and prison violence
Directed by Frank Darabont

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