"The Shawshank Redemption" Trivia and Answers

"The Shawshank Redemption" is an oddball and as such TriviaQN loves it! This is a film that almost flopped at the time of its release but is now considered by many to be the best film of the 1990s. But are you aware of the wealth of trivia surrounding the film? TriviaQN is here to educate and entertain you with our multiple choice questions on it!

Challenge yourself with a "The Shawshank Redemption" Trivia Quiz!

Medium

Where does Brooks in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" work after he got out of prison?

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Answer: A grocery shop
Brooks works in a grocery shop after he got out of jail. Unfortunately, he could not adopt to the life on the outside.

Easy

What is the name of the group that took to assaulting Andy in prison in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: The Sisters
Andy was often at the receiving end of abuse and assaults from 'the Sisters' during his time in jail.

Medium

Which character proclaimed these words: "Salvation lies within" in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Warden Samuel Norton
The warden of the prison, Samuel Norton (played by Bob Gunton)uttered those words to Andy Dufresne in the former's prison sweeps.

Medium

Prior to Brooks taking his life, what does he carve on the wall in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Brooks was here
Brooks carved this sentence into the walls : Brooks was here.

VeryHard

What opera song lifted Frank Darabont's spirit whenever he experienced writer's block during his writing of the "The Shawshank Redemption" movie's script?

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Answer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro
Frank Darabont often got his inspiration by listening to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.

Medium

In the movie "The Shawshank Redemption", what was Andrew Dufresne's profession?

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Answer: A banker
Andrew Dufresne was a banker who got sent behind bars for the murder of his wife.

Medium

The soundtrack of the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" was composed by who?

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Answer: Thomas Newman
Thomas Newman was in charge of the soundtrack of the movie.

VeryHard

The investigations during Andy's trial revealed that the killer shot the two victims how many times in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: 8 times (4 apiece)
The killer shot his victims 8 times (4 apiece) with a six-shot revolver.

Medium

What is the first thing Andy seeks to get in prison in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: A rock hammer
Andy asks Red to get him a rock hammer.

Hard

What did Andy say his favorite passage of the Bible is in the movie "The Shawshank Redemption"?

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Answer: Mark 13:35
When asked by Warden Norton about his favorite chapter in the Bible, Andy responded that it is Mark 13: 35- "Watch ye therefore: for ye know not when the master of the house cometh,…"



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