Answer: Because shooting scheduling was very tight
More information: Because they had a very tight schedule, The producers threatened to fine anyone that showed up late to set late.
Answer: The laundry
More information: Andy first place of work is in the laundry room.
More information: Red said those words to Andy after the latter got released from solitary confinement.
Answer: A reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio State
More information: The exteriors of the film took place outside a soon-to-be demolished reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio.
Answer: Clint Eastwood
More information: A number of famous actors such as Clint Eastwood, Harrison Ford, Paul Newman and Robert Redford were all in contention to play Red. However, Frank Darabont picked Morgan Freeman because of his eloquent voice and majestic demeanor.
More information: In spite of its acclaimed success and 7 Oscar nominations, the film surprisingly did not win anything at the Oscars.
Answer: The Sisters
More information: Andy was often at the receiving end of abuse and assaults from 'the Sisters' during his time in jail.
Answer: The exercise yard
More information: Andy over the course of years dumped the chippings of the wall in the exercise yard.
Answer: Tommy Williams
More information: Andy gave a helping hand to Tommy Williams in his GED exam preparation.
More information: Andy cooks up most of his escape ideas while serving as an assistant to Brook in the library.