What Is The Theme Of Andy Change In The Shawshank Redemption

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The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film, by Frank Darabont, that tells of Andy’s journey. Andy is an accomplished banker, who was incarcerated at Shawshank prison for a crime he states he didn’t commit; the murder of his wife and her secret lover. The film focuses on his dramatic transformation from the moment that he was incarcerated until he eventuates his own freedom from Shawshank, due to the corruption of the guards by abusing them physically and verbally and also killing the inmates for no apparent reason. Andy also received special privileges as he was helping the warden with laundering money. The privileges that Andy received were being able to work in the warden’s office and to build a library for the rest of the inmates.

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