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Ellis Boyd 'Red' Redding (Character)
from The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

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The Shawshank Redemption -- Academy Award winner Tim Robbins ("Mystic River," "The Hudsucker Proxy") stars in this Oscar nominated drama about a banker who is wrongly convicted of the murder of his wife and her lover.
The Shawshank Redemption -- Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

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Convicted murderer Ellis Boyd Redding was sent to Shawshank Prison in Maine in 1927... See more »
Alternate Names:
Ellis Boyd Redding in 'The Shawshank Redemption' / Red Rediing


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  1. The Shawshank Redemption (Scene) (2012) Played by Lou Cobon

  2. "Family Guy"
    ... aka "Padre de familia" - USA (Spanish title)
        - McStroke (2008) TV episode, Played by Phil LaMarr

  3. The Shawshank Redemption (1994) Played by Morgan Freeman
Archive Footage:
  1. "Today Tonight"
        - Episode dated 6 April 2007 (2007) TV episode, Played by Morgan Freeman (as Red Rediing)
  2. "Biography"
        - Stephen King: Fear, Fame and Fortune (2000) TV episode, Played by Morgan Freeman

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From The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
[Tommy and Red are talking about Andy]
Tommy Williams: What's he in here for, anyway?
Red: Murder.
Tommy Williams: [Impressed] The hell you say!
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