The Shawshank Redemption

Serve Some Time With These ‘Shawshank Redemption’ Facts

by ScreenCrush Staff February 15, 2017 @ 10:23 AM
Stephen King fans know the number 237 from its appearance in The Shining, where it was the room number of a particularly dangerous corner of the Overlook Hotel. But did you know 237 also appears in the film adaptation of Stephen King’s The Shawshank Redemption. Morgan Freeman’s Red resides in Cell #237 in the Shawshank Prison. That’s just one of the facts featured in the newest episode of You Think You Know Movies!

Library of Congress Enshrines ‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Top Gun’ and Other Cinematic Masterpieces in National Film Registry

by Charles Bramesco December 16, 2015 @ 9:52 AM
Paramount Pictures
The United States government does a whole lot of unsavory things, things like starting wars on questionable grounds or defunding organizations that provide vital public services or playing it fast and loose with gun laws. But from time to time, the...