And, oh my Lord, how the money rolled in. Every so often, Andy would show up with fresh bruises. What did you do to set him off? Let's ask her, maybe she knows. Prison time is slow time. Is that what you're saying? Cigarettes, a bag of reefer if you're partial, a bottle of brandy to celebrate your kid's high school graduation.
My budget's stretched thin as it is. To me it's just a made-up word. Only one thing stops me. Fresh Fish Con 3: Poke your ass out, give me a first look! It has a nice milky glow. I pick out this guy, go in one night and do his place.
As it turned out, that somebody was me. Won't be long till you're squiring pretty young girls on your arm and telling 'em lies. The convicts stand gaping, all pretense of work gone. . Written and directed by: , based on the novella. Am I sorry for what I did? And that's how it went for Andy - that was his routine.
We're gonna be taking names in this steel bucket here. Creative Screenwriting spoke with him about getting started in the business, and his work on The Shawshank Redemption. Norton enters, nods to his men. Used to be a banker on the outside. Those checks came once a year like clockwork. Bogs Diamond: Where do you get this shit? Red sits, tries not to slouch. What happened after you and your wife argued? Her legs go wobbly and she sits heavily down on the dirt grade.
What's Heywood done to you? He a of and it back. You're that smart banker that killed his wife. No, this was revenge of a much more brutal and cold-blooded nature. You know what to do. He ought to have something to show for it. You got that, you maggot-dick motherfucker? Prison life consists of routine.
For example, the beer on the roof scene—one of the scenes I love most from the book. By the power vested in me by the State of Maine, I hereby order you to serve two life sentences, back to back, one for each of your victims. It's like something out of a Robert Frost poem. Of course, the name could've been a whole lot longer, as King's novella was called Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption. You don't want to do this. No bed, sink, or lights.
Sir, he's telling the truth. Or maybe make a few friends among us cons. In a place like that, I could use a man that knows how to get things. Smokes or coin, bettor's choice. It chills my blood just to look at you. Higher and farther than anybody in a gray place dares to dream.
I want to get home. Following a modestly successful release in 1994, The Shawshank Redemption has gone on to become one of the most beloved and acclaimed movies ever made. I get hazy where the cleaning woman shows up the following morning. You're holdin' up the show. Let me tell you something, my friend. It's where I asked my wife to marry me.