Somehow The Shawshank Redemption lost the best picture to Forrest Gump. All I can say is:
I hope I can make it across the border. I hope to see my friend and shake his hand. I hope the Pacific is as blue as it has been in my dreams. I hope the Academy fixes that horrible mistake. I hope.
In the meantime, here are the top 10 reasons why The Shawshank Redemption is the best movie ever made.
10. advice you will carry with you forever.
7. Brookes was here . . . So was red
6. Rehabilitated? It’s just a word.
5. Dear Warden, You were right warden salvation lay within.
4. Randall Stephens
3. I guess I just miss my friend.
2. No Good Thing Ever Dies.
1. The Power of Hope
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