Pop-Up Screens Outdoor Screening: The Shawshank Redemption

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Ravenscourt Park, Hammersmith


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Pop-Up Screens Outdoor Screening: The Shawshank Redemption

Fear can hold you prisoner, hope can set you free

"Thoroughly gripping."

- The Guardian
Pop Up Screens aim to bring brilliant films to cool locations. For this one head to Ravesncourt Road in Hammersmith for a lot of lovely food, amazing popcorn and a fully stocked bar. But if you’d prefer to bring your own picnic that’s ok. Tonight it is time to break free from the prison they call home and head out to watch the 7-times Oscar nominated The Shawshank Redemption, starring Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman. Banker Andy Dufresne is convicted of a double murder and sentenced to life imprisonment at the Shawshank State Prison. Even as the ugly realties of prison begin to take their toll, Andy becomes a shining example of hope against adversity. This classic movie is based on Stephen King’s story has been a firm standard in "all time favourite movie" lists and it is easy to see why. "If you don't love Shawshank, chances are you're beyond redemption." – Empire "Robbins and Freeman connect with the bruised souls of Andy and Red to create something undeniably powerful and moving." – Rolling Stone Certificate: 15. Valid ID required. Runtime: 2 hours 16 minutes. You do need to bring something to sit on, there’s always plenty of room so you can get inventive. Please don’t bring a tent though... it’s just showing off.

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