1) What happens to Andy Dufresne and red?
Andy Dufresne spent the span of 19 years in prison against the accusation of the murder of his wife and her lover. He pledges for being innocent. Red was the character he met in prison who was also charged for life imprisonment. The two friends passed through the series of happening and challenging incidents through the term of imprisonment with a climax of reunion of the two friends on a beach in Zihuatanejo.
2) What do we learn of Andy's and red's character?Andy:, red:,..
Andy; The character of Andy is a that of a clever being with high spirits. Apparently, he is charged for a sin, he never committed. Yet, he remains composed and plan vengeance with a long term strategy. At the same time, his loyalty and sincerity towards his close ones depicts the other aspect of his personality.
Red; He is a sincere friend, with a conservative approach. He assumes the conclusions before even giving them a try. His very trait confined him to the imprisonment for a period of 40 long years without any actual execution.
3) What do we learn of the nature of the prison?
The clear idea conceived of imprisonment with the view of movie proffers a reformist approach. However, the unnecessary exploitation of power by the staff is a clear attribute depicted in the movie. The obvious examples in this reference could be studied with an observation of Norton's conduct that utilised all the authority to manipulate prison labor for public works.
4) What do you learn about dignity, courage, and hope from the scene?
The attributes of courage and hope are visibly interconnected, as is evident from the observation of the character of Andy Dufresne and red. Whilst Andy created all his strengths for the attainment of his aspirations that supplements his courage and hope. Red on the contrary remains reserved with the thought to abide by his secure zone. However, the aspect of dignity is purely instinctual, unconditional against the attributes of courage and hope.
5) what does the library present to Andy? Think about time, education, friends, music, and hope.
The element of the library was the basic source of hope and options for Andy that allowed him to take revenge from Norton, establish his reputation. Meanwhile, the complete project of Andy's escape was attributed to the provisions granted by library under the impact of his assigned tasks.
6) Using evidence from the film, explain the following peoples characteristics and say why they are important. - the warden, brooks.
The Warden: the role of warden renders great impact over the approach and psychology of the prisoners. The loyalty and honesty of warden towards his services is important as they are a direct model of country justice for prisoners who have the figure of warden as a representative of the state.
Brooks: the character of Brooks in the movie display the conduct of an individual who served life imprisonment and does not get settled in the life outside. Even though, he is an active being serving the prison library in the span of his confinement. However, he hanged himself after being paroled. The very element of hope can be analysed from his character that dragged him to death after his release.
7) What happens at the end of the film? What message does it send to society?
The end of the movie display the reunion of Red and Andy. The two friends curtailed almost contrast approaches in the imprisonment. Both the characters were displayed innocent but sentenced. The approaches of the two friends toward hope were also distinguished that made Andy plan his escape but let Red serve his trial. However, by the end of the story the two friends had a reunion that transcribe the message of moving towards the objective constantly with consistent approach for attainment of purpose with determination.