"This book features an in-depth analysis of the world's most popular movie, The Shawshank Redemption, delving into issues such as: the significance of race in the film, its cinematic debt to earlier genres, the gothic influences at work in the movie, and the representation of Andy's poster art as cross-gendered signifiers. In addition to exploring the film and novella from which it was adapted, this book also traces the history of the Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio, which served as the film's central location, ...

The Shawshank Experience: Tracking the History of the World's Favorite Movie 2018, Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN-13: 9781349953509

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The Shawshank Experience: Tracking the History of the World's Favorite Movie 2016, Palgrave MacMillan, New York

ISBN-13: 9781137532138

2016 edition

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