The Spine of “Shawshank Redemption” by, Miguel Bigueur


Inciting incident: The conviction of Andy Dufresne for the murder of his wife and her secret lover.

Central Question: Will Andy succeed in escaping from prison?

Plant: Rita Hayworth, Marilyn Monroe, Raquel Welch.

Payoff: Hole in the wall leading to the underground tunnels.

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