Release Info - The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
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The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Genres: Crime, Drama

Taglines: Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free.

Director: Frank Darabont

Writers: Stephen King, Frank Darabont

Stars: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler, ...

Chronicles the experiences of a formerly successful banker as a prisoner in the gloomy jailhouse of Shawshank after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit. The film portrays the man's unique way of dealing with his new, torturous life; along the way he befriends a number of fellow prisoners, most notably a wise long-term inmate named Red.

Release Dates:

Canada 10 Sep 1994 (Toronto International Film Festival)
USA 23 Sep 1994 (limited)
USA 14 Oct 1994
Peru
Norway 06 Jan 1995
Brazil 27 Jan 1995
South Korea 28 Jan 1995
Germany (Berlin International Film Festival)
Australia 16 Feb 1995
UK 17 Feb 1995
Spain 24 Feb 1995
Finland 24 Feb 1995
France 01 Mar 1995
Netherlands 02 Mar 1995
Ireland 03 Mar 1995
Sweden 03 Mar 1995
Germany 09 Mar 1995
Turkey 10 Mar 1995
Taiwan 10 Mar 1995
Argentina 23 Mar 1995
Philippines 29 Mar 1995
Portugal 31 Mar 1995
Greece 07 Apr 1995
Poland 16 Apr 1995
Denmark 28 Apr 1995
Hungary 25 May 1995
Japan 03 Jun 1995
Czech Republic 06 Jul 1995
Slovakia 13 Jul 1995
Uruguay 11 Aug 1995
Hong Kong 26 Oct 1995
UK 17 Sep 2004 (re-release)
USA 24 Sep 2004 (limited) (re-release)
Canada 07 Feb 2010 (Digital Film Festival)
Italy 10 Feb 1995
Chile 07 Nov 2015 (re-release)
USA 22 Sep 1994 (Beverly Hills, California) (premiere)
USA (Heartland Film Festival)

Also Known As:

(original title) The Shawshank Redemption
Argentina Sueños de libertad
Austria Die Verurteilten
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Изкуплението Шоушенк
Brazil Um Sonho de Liberdade
Canada (French title) À l'ombre de Shawshank
Chile Sueños de fuga
China (Mandarin title) Xiao shen ke de jiu shu
Czech Republic Vykoupení z veznice Shawshank
Germany Die Verurteilten
Denmark En verden udenfor
Estonia Shawshanki lunastus
Spain Cadena perpetua
Finland (DVD title) Avain pakoon
Finland Rita Hayworth - avain pakoon
Finland (Swedish title) Rita Hayworth - nyckel till flykten
France Les évadés
Georgia Gaqceva shoushenkidan
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) Teleftaia exodos: 'Rita Hayworth'
Greece Τελευταία Έξοδος Ρίτα Χέϊγουόρθ
Croatia Iskupljenje u Shawshanku
Hungary A remény rabjai
Israel (Hebrew title) Homot Shel Tikva
Iran (Persian title) Rastgari Dar Shawshank
Iceland The Shawshank Redemption
Italy Le ali della libertà
Japan Shôshanku no sora ni
Lithuania Pabegimas is Sousenko
Mexico (DVD box title) Sueño de fuga
Mexico Sueños de libertad
Netherlands (informal literal title) De ontsnapping
Norway Frihetens regn
Peru Sueños de fuga
Poland Skazani na Shawshank
Portugal Os Condenados de Shawshank
Romania Inchisoarea Ingerilor
Romania Închisoarea îngerilor
Serbia Bekstvo iz Šošenka
Russia Побег из Шоушенка
Sweden Nyckeln till frihet
Slovenia Kaznilnica odresitve
Slovakia Vykúpenie z väznice Shawshank
Turkey (Turkish title) Esaretin Bedeli
Ukraine Втеча з Шоушенка
USA (working title) Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption
Uruguay Sueño de libertad
Vietnam Nhà tù Shawshank
World-wide (Spanish title) Sueño de fuga
Azerbaijan Shoushenkden Qacish
Greece Τελευταία έξοδος: Ρίτα Χέιγουορθ
Chile Sueños de Libertad
Chile (alternative title) Sueños de fuga
Finland (premiere title) Rita Hayworth - Avain pakoon
Finland (DVD title) Shawshank Redemption - Avain pakoon
Spain (Catalan title) Cadena perpètua
Finland (video box title) Rita Hayworth -Avain pakoon
Philippines (alternative title) (English title) The Prisoner
USA (working title) Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption