The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Heywood and Floyd are the names of two Shawshank inmates. Heywood Floyd was a character in this film.
Poster on Wall.
Andy uses the same method of getting rid of the dirt from his tunnel.
The scene where Andy is describing how he is helping the warden launder money (He's in the Library talking to Red).
Prison escape strategy.
One of the main sources of inspiration, especially evidenced by prisoners uniform and lyfestyle, dramatic situations, harmonica use and hard punishment cells.
The Rita Hayworth poster hanging on the wall in Dr. Octopus' cell is the same poster Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) has in his cell. Also Doctor Octopus is "Handy" due to his multiple limbs and Red Skull is "Red:
The phrase "pawshank redemption" is used in a story about cats and prison.
Shlomo Benizri is digging a tunnel behind a poster
This movie is on Chuy's movie knowledge quiz.
Joe refers to Devin as "Shawshank Redemption".
roasting Jay, Natasha Leggero asks him why, when he's not working, he dresses like a death row inmate at Shawshank
mentioned by Jemele Hill
A hole in the wall is covered by a poster of Rita Hayworth, just like in the movie.
Ryan Ruocco lists his top 5 movies since 1986
Referenced by name
Chief Wiggum says "Catch me a "Dexter" so we can "Shawshank" him."
Jay says that O. J. Simpson has gotten so fat that a prison movie about him will be titled "The Veal Shank Redemption"
While touring a prison, Walt is locked into a cell with two characters referred to as "The Sisters".
Mentioned in dialogue
Jiffy mentions the movie by name.
Title is mentioned
The hole in the wall sequence is reprised.
Dave Attell says: 'Shawshank, hmm'
Brooke's & Red's names were carved on the wood panel inside the pigeon coop.
Mentioned in dialogue
Luke cannot get cigarettes for Haley
Tamsin calls Bo "Shawshank" as they escape Bo's confinement.
Mentioned in dialogue
mentioned in dialogue
One of the contestants mentions "Shawshank Redemption" during a challenge
Miles says "we're gonna Shawshank our way outa here" referring to his idea to dig a tunnel to escape.
Mike Ross: "how often do you really look at a man's shoes?"
Paw-Paw's dubbed narration spoofs the narration in this movie at one point
Jimmy Fallon compares talking to other kids through a backyard fence as a child to "Shawshank"
Max - "pretty fancy term for getting shawshanked"
during the prison scenes, Snob imitates Morgan Freeman's narration.
DVD cover shown.
Kratos says he loved Morgan Freeman in "Shawshank".
Jaimetud says the voice of Mark Twain is provided by James Whitmore, who played Brooks in this movie
Stephen King discusses film adaptations of his novels that he enjoys
The bartender is named Red because he gets everything for everyone, like Morgan Freeman's character in Shawshank Redemption. This becomes a major plot point in "The Insomniac."
'Get busy living' quote used by Morgan Freeman impersonator
After the fight, Fat Amy refers to Beca as "Shawshank."
cover shown in rental store
Chow's escape through the wall behind the poster in the opening scene is a reference to Andy Dufresne's escape by digging a hole behind the Rita Hayworth/Raquel Welch poster in his prison cell
Overview on Stephen King adaptions
Robin is asked if she can "get things" and replies, that she can "locate certain things from time to time", referencing the very first dialogue between Andy and Red in The Shawshank Redemption
Peter's speech and hanging himself is a reference to Brooks's death
Scoutmaster Ward tears down the poster in Sam's tent revealing a hole behind it, just like Andy's cell in The Shawshank Redemption.
Mentioned by Emmanuel Rahm (Andy Samberg) in the cold opening
Rachel mentioned the movie.
Jay says it was so hot, people were sweating like Lindsay Lohan watching the film
when Kurt walks up to Sam in the showers, he says "Don't worry, I'm not going all Shawshank on you."
Castle refers to finding our "zihuatanejo" when looking over love letters from one person to another in prison. Castle then tries to explain what it is but Beckett's seen the movie.
mentioned by Dean
"We've been Shawshanked"
Katie Couric mentions the film when asked to name 5 Morgan Freeman movies
William Sadler plays an incarcerated man in this film. In Man on a Ledge (2012), he plays the father of an incarcerated man.
The poster in the cell is identical to Rita Hayworth's famous pose, it's in a jail cell, and it covers a wall that is revealed and zoomed through just like in the movie.
Malcolm mentions the film after initiating a lockdown.
Stan encounters an older inmate in prison named Rivers who resembles Brooks and claims that he doesn't want to be released.
Tim mentions this movie in mocking refrence to Harold's predicament fuelling Paul's anger
Jules offers the 'Shawshank experience' to lure Andy and Bobby back from watching 'Rudy' at Grayson's. Andy reenacts Andy Dufresne's crawling through the sewage pipeline.
A monkey commits suicide the same way as in a scene from this movie
mentioned by Darabont
Gus begins to dig a hole with a spoon and adds, "It worked for Tim Robbins in 'Shawshank Redemption.'"
Alec says The Shawshank Redemption is one of the few perfect things on Earth
Mr. Jelly says that he has not owned a VHS tape since The Shawshank Redemption.
Mentioned by David Paterson on Weekend Update
The Scotsman shouts at Andy Dufresne for going into the laundry room by himself to get raped by "The Sisters." This part can only be seen on the DVD.
Frank Darabont mentioned which movie ('The Shawshank Redemption' or 'The Mist') should he shoot
Erin's favorite movie
Josh Weinstein says 'Shawshank almost makes me wish I did prison time'.
Stewie says he carved "Brooks was here" on Lois
Characters make references to Zihuatanejo several times when speaking of an ex-con, and Lester quotes the film when he says "Get busy living, or get busy dying."
Doug's letter to his wife is a rewrite of Brooks's letter to his friends in Shawshank
mentioned in dialogue
At the very end of the episode, one of the homeowners mentions Shawshank when dealing with the "rocks"
mentioned by Poppy
Director/Co-writer Frank Darabont discusses screenplay.
Earl's cell mate, Ralph, escapes by digging a tunnel behind a poster of a pretty lady (Dolly Parton).
After Earl has unloaded the truck, he raises his arms and rejoices, just like Andy Dufresne in this film.
While being taken away in a police car, Polly shouts, "I saw Shawshank!"
Koyuki asked his teacher if she's ever seen the movie after he played rock music on the loudspeaker system.
clip & poster shown and film mentioned
After Marshall shaves his head he says, "I'm going to find the money under the rock by the tree and meet those guys on the beach in Zihuatanejo." Ted replies, "Dude those guys are criminals." Marshall says, "Only Red, Andy was falsly accused."
Cheeks digs a hole in the wall of the prison, and the hole is hidden behind a big poster (like Andy).
mentioned a few times
Sully: That's not even a Bible verse, the judgment thing, it's a line from Shawshank!
Gun hidden inside of bible, much like the pickaxe in hawshank.
the narrator says that Malvo thought the movie was a comedy
Gary says he loves The Shawshank Redemption at one point during the show, after talking about prison life.
When Brian is in jail, he see an inmate who has hung himself. He says "Looks like Brooks was here".
Wooldoor stands on a chair and starts to carve a suicide note on the wood panel before hanging himself.
The team sees areas of the Mansfield Reformatory which were featured in the film.
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Baggy plans to rent the film from the video store.
When Morgan has Tom surrounded, he breaks into a Shawshank monologue
"Get us up out of Shawshank."
Mike: The Iguana Redemption.
Morgan Freeman says "you either get busy talking or you get busy dying"
Will: "Did you give his Shawshank a Redemption?"
Hank Azaria is credited as "The Shaws-hank Azaria."
The sign in the warden's office ("HIS JUDGEMENT COMETH AND THAT RIGHT SOON") is identical to one seen in the warden's office in the 1994 movie
Hans Moleman, dressed similarly to Brooks in "The Shawshank Redemption," wheels several books into Homer's jail cell and offers him one to read.
A poster can be seen at cinema.
Referenced in Jonesy's poem
The film is mentioned by name.
Lorelai ask Luke if he's seen the film to caution what will happen to Jess.
Gil calls a dish "The veal shank redemption".
Del mentions it to Stephen.
When released from prison they talk about Morgan Freeman of Shawshank Redemption.
Kale says his mother is like the warden in "Shawshank".
Referenced in dialogue. An inept Alan Partridge escape attempt is dubbed "The Shitshank Redemption".
Jason raises his hands while on his knees in the rain
The Shawshank Redemption is mentioned and referenced many times throughout the film.
It is mentioned in a magazine.
Referenced by title
Documentary is about the film
This title is referenced.
Brad says his childhood was not like The Shawshank Redemption, because he didnt have a kind older black man showing him the ropes
Grandma escaping from jail through the sewer
The credits list music cues from "The Shawshank Redemption."
In the first episode a passage to the aliens secret base is concealed with a pinup poster in a prison cell.
Sentence is used: Same shit, different day. (12 minutes after the start)
The hole that Rizzo makes behind a sexy poster of the "Mice Girls" is a reference to the hole Andy Dufresne makes in the film behind various posters of female movie stars when he escapes from prison.
A shot of Alex in the rain looks like a shot from Shawshank Redemption
Prisoner uses his access to music player to play opera for the other prisoners
poster can be seen in room
Dolores tells Joe that he's going to have "a long stay in Shawshank prison", for what he's done to Selina.
The Rita Hayworth movie that the prisoners watch.
Clips are shown
Clip shown in montage of Morgan Freeman films
Clips appear in the teaser.
a clip is shown in a montage of Morgan Freeman films
Clips of mistakes shown
a clip is shown in a montage of Morgan Freeman films
a clip is shown in a montage of Morgan Freeman movies
How to Escape Prison segment
Clips used and trailer included
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on Andy Dufresne.
This film is #72 on the list.
Some clips from this movie are shown during an interview with Tim Robbins.
This film is #23 on the list.
Footage of the movie was shown.
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
Red's character is parodied, as are the "new fish" taunts and Andy's escape
When Morgan Freeman narrates, he says "He was my best friend"
Multiple elements of this episode spoof "The Shawshank Redemption," including Abed's Morgan Freeman-like narration; his creation of an escape tunnel out of the garge, which he covers with a poster; and his claim that, like Red, he "became known as the guy who could get you things."
Prisoner Lego named "Blue" who claims not to be "Freeman", despite the voice similarities and prison setting. "Blue" narrates a shot-by-shot recreation of the "The Marriage of Figaro" phonograph loudspeaker scene with lego prisoners freezing mid-step.
spoof of The Shawshank Redemption with the warden voicing in this episode
The prison warden character spoofs Warden Norton from "The Shawshank Redemption"; Mr. Burns's cellmate has a Rita Hayworth poster in his cell that hides a crucifix on the wall.
The film is spoofed featuring characters from the Batman comics.
The third segment spoofs this movie.
William Carlos Williams and Binky escape prison through a hole dug in the wall that is hidden behind a Rita 'Hareworth' poster.
The letter from Mexico is a spoof of the letter in Shawshank.
Parodies the plot, locations and characters of this film
Spoofs Andy's escape sequence
The Monopoly man in prison complete with an impersonation of Morgan Freeman narrating.
Alfonso Freeman spoofs his father's character
The final shot of the Monarch escaping prison through a sewage pipe.
Wooldoor's narration after getting out of mall security is the same as brooks' when he gets out of shawshank
before cartman is about to ride on the sled near the end of the episode he has a monologue about 'life on the outside' similar to red at the end of shawshank redemption
One episode, entitled "The Slimshank Redemption", directly spoofs The Shawshank Redemption (1994).
The hole behind the poster in the jail cell on "Death Row"
Right before Cindy is hit by a car in the last scene, she holds her hands up to the sky while standing in the street as the camera pulls back
Poster scene and heavy rain