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Tuesday, November 3, 2009

TCP: Drama


I love Drama movies. One of my favorites (actually it is mine and Dave's favorite) is The Shawshank Redemption. We have seen this movie so many times, yet we never get tired of it. This is my entry for this week's Tuesday Couch Potatoes.

Andy Dufresne, is sent to Shawshank Prison for the murder of his wife and secret lover. He is very isolated and lonely at first, but realizes there is something deep inside your body, that people can't touch and get to....'HOPE'. Andy becomes friends with prison 'fixer' Red, and Andy epitomizes why it is crucial to have dreams. His spirit and determination, leads us into a world full of imagination, filled with courage and desire. Will Andy ever realize his dreams?

This is one of my favorites in the movie:

Red
: [narrating] I wish I could tell you that Andy fought the good fight, and the Sisters let him be. I wish I could tell you that - but prison is no fairy-tale world. He never said who did it, but we all knew. Things went on like that for awhile - prison life consists of routine, and then more routine. Every so often, Andy would show up with fresh bruises. The Sisters kept at him - sometimes he was able to fight 'em off, sometimes not. And that's how it went for Andy - that was his routine. I do believe those first two years were the worst for him, and I also believe that if things had gone on that way, this place would have got the best of him.

4 comments:

shydub said...

Wala pko ka post ani TCP mami lu ky busy bumble bee akong beauty ever.

Never seen this one yet, pangmarathon jud ka sa, makaraan mabag o tan aw tanan.

Enchie said...

Uy, one of the best movie I have ever seen.

kikamz said...

hubby has seen this one and told me that it was one of the best movies he has ever seen. i think i should watch this one too. and besides, morgan freeman is in it so i am sure it is a good movie.

thanks for joining us this week mommy lulu. next week, we will feature western cowboy movies. till then, hugs and happy tcp!

Wiggy said...

It is in the top 5 of my favourite movies list. Brilliant film

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