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‘The Shawshank Redemption’ premieres in Toronto 20 years ago today (Sep 10 1994)

Video: 'The Shawshank Redemption' trailer

(Saturday, September 10, 1994)The Shawshank Redemption, a drama film about a man who discovers himself after he is sentenced to life in prison, premiered today at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Directed by Frank Darabont, the film starred Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler, Clancy Brown, Gil Bellows and James Whitmore.