Shawshank Redemption (BFI Modern Classics Series)

Shawshank Redemption (BFI Modern Classics Series)

by Mark Kermode
     
 

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This study traces the history of "The Shawshank Redemption" and draws on interviews with writer/director Frank Darabont and leading players Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. The book also explores the near-religious fervour that the film inspires in a huge number of devoted fans.

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This study traces the history of "The Shawshank Redemption" and draws on interviews with writer/director Frank Darabont and leading players Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. The book also explores the near-religious fervour that the film inspires in a huge number of devoted fans.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851709680
Publisher:
BFI Publishing
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Series:
BFI Film Classics Series
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,223,264
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 5.26(h) x 0.28(d)

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Meet the Author

Mark Kermode is a film critic and broadcaster. He writes for Sight and Sound and The Independent, and providing weekly film reviews for BBC Radio 5. On television he appears regularly on BBC 2's Newsnight Review, and has written and presented numerous film documentaries including The Fear of God; 25 Years of the Exorcist and Poughkeepsie Shuffle: Tracing the French Connection for BBC1, and Hell on Earth; Resurrecting The Devils, The Cult of The Wicker Man and On the Edge of Blade Runner for Channel 4.

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