To understand a country is to eat it.
Pommes frites – Pieces of potato that have been cut into batons and deep-fried.
Moules bruxelles – Cooked mussels with french fries.
Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency. The protagonist Andy Duffrene manages to make the best out of a very bad situation(being imprisoned for a false murder) and through perseverance manages to achieve more than he ever thought possible.