Answer: 25 million U.S. Dollars
25 million U.S. Dollars was secured by Frank Darabont to produce the movie.
Answer: Time and pressure
Red remarked that geology is the study of time and pressure.
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.
Answer: 600 years
Red remarked that it will take about 600 years to tunnel through the prison walls.
Answer: National Geographic magazine
On his first tour of the library, Brooks shows Andy the National Geographic magazine.
Answer: A T.V. set
Tommy was caught stealing a t.v. set from a shop.
Red took out a bet with the other inmates that Andy was going to crack on his first night inside.
Director Frank Darabont remarked that the movie, The Goodfellas, was a source of inspiration during the making of The Shawshank Redemption. He saw this movie every Sunday.
Answer: Jayne Mansfield
Jayne Mansfield. All the rest (Marilyn Monroe, Rita Hayworth and Raquel Welch) featured on the walls of Andy's cell.
Answer: His old pair of shoes
Andy took the warden's shoes and suit. He left behind his old pair of shoes.