What's the Difference between Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption the Book and The Shawshank Redeption the Movie?


Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption

Released: 1982
Author: Stephen King

The Shawshank Redeption

Released: 1994
Director: Frank Darabont
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Andy Dufresne
Andy Dufresne
Portrayed by: Tim Robbins
Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding
Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding
Portrayed by: Morgan Freeman
The Shawshank Redeption Book vs Movie
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   There are several lead guards during Andy's time at Shawshank. Captain Hadley is the lead guard for the entire duration of Andy's stay.
   Andy uses two rock hammers during his excavation of the rock wall. He only uses one.
   Red gets out of prison and finds Andy's note to meet him in Mexico. Red gets on a Bus and the story ends before he finds him. Red and Andy meet on the beach in Mexico.
   Andy is a short, neat little man. Andy is portrayed by Tim Robbins who is 6'5"
   Boggs is mentioned once and is transferred out of Shawshank. Several "Sisters" take turns going after Andy. He torrments Andy for a long time. Boggs plays the part of all the Sisters. After Andy helps the Guards with their taxes, Boggs is nearly beaten to death and is transferred out to a medical prison.
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26 Mar 2017 Anonymous
22 Dec 2016 Anonymous
Red DOES tell Andy what he did; (quote: "Murder." "Only guilty man in here."
30 Oct 2016 Anonymous
The warden doesn't commit suicide at the end of the book; he continues as warden. In the book, Red is not a Black man; he has red hair (hence the nickname).
30 Oct 2016 Anonymous
in the movie they said how much andy got from the bank when he escaped, but in the novella it didnt.
21 Oct 2016 Anonymous

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