Movies Like The Shawshank Redemption

On this page we've found similar blockbuster films that feature keyphrases such as corruption, prison and drug. When searching for an alternative movie to The Shawshank Redemption you could be trying to find another movie featuring Tim Robbins or Morgan Freeman, or perhaps another drama and crime movie. For this reason we've performed a comparison check using a multitude of factors in order to produce a list of movies that are comparable to The Shawshank Redemption.

1990

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Goodfellas

Goodfellas was released in 1990, featuring Robert De Niro and Ray Liotta and received an average rating of 7.7.

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1993

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Carlito’s Way

Released in 1993, Carlito’s Way is an action film with an estimated budget of $30,000,000.

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    75%
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1996

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Primal Fear

Released in 1996, Primal Fear is a crime film with an approximated budget of $30,000,000.

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1993

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A Perfect World

Starring Kevin Costner and Clint Eastwood, A Perfect World received a film rating of 7.

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1989

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Lock Up

Lock Up was released in 1989, starring Sylvester Stallone and Donald Sutherland and earned an average rating of 6.2.

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1989

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Harlem Nights

Featuring Eddie Murphy and Richard Pryor, Harlem Nights received a film rating of 5.9.

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1989

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We're No Angels

We're No Angels is a comedy, crime movie starring Robert De Niro, Sean Penn and Demi Moore.

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    75%
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1984

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Once Upon a Time in America

Starring Robert De Niro and James Woods, Once Upon a Time in America earned a movie rating of 7.7.

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    65%
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1994

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The Hudsucker Proxy

Released in 1994, The Hudsucker Proxy is a comedy film with an approximated budget of $30,000,000.

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    65%
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    25%
  • Actors

    10%
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2008

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Traitor

Traitor was released in 2008, featuring Don Cheadle and Guy Pearce and earned an average rating of 6.4.

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    65%
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    50%
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