On the 20th anniversary of 'The Shawshank Redemption's release, we look back on the drama's surprising popularity.
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Morgan Freeman has been blessed with one the greatest voices of our time, a commanding, rich roar that lends every thought expressed the utmost sophistication and sentimentality. That began in 2005 with the mega-hit “March of the Penguins” and continues this week with the eye-popping 3-D Imax documentary "Madagascar: Island of Lemurs," which looks at the inspiring yet troubling plight of the remarkable primates in their native land off the east coast of Africa.