Starring: gary sinise, robin wright, sally field, tom hanks summary: a sweeping look at thirty tumultuous years of american history seen through the eyes of the charmed simpleton forrest gump (tom hanks.
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Over the course of a prolonged bus-stop conversation, forrest gump (tom hanks)—a man with an iq of 75—recounts to various strangers how he helped spark the sexual revolution, fell in love with his childhood friend, jenny (hanna hall as a child, later robin wright), exposed the watergate scandal, earned the medal of honor, met three american presidents, ran coast to coast, and fathered haley joel osment, among other accomplishments he’s also largely unaware of. Forrest gump's two and a half hours run the gamut from humor and charm to tragedy and poignancy although epic in length and symbolic in treatment, the movie never loses sight of the intimate love story at its center.
Tom hanks as forrest gump: in 1995, national review included forrest gump in its list of the best 100 conservative movies of all time then, in 2009, the magazine ranked the film number four on its 25 best conservative movies of the last 25 years list tom hanks plays the title character, an amiable dunce who is far too smart. Robert zemeckis' forrest gump is one of the films i have childhood memories of as my family watched it in regular rotation it introduced me to 1950s and 1960s pop music, and cemented tom hanks as one of america's finest actors in my young mind some 24 years after its theatrical debut, paramount. Forrest gump is a 1994 american romantic comedy-drama film based on the 1986 novel of the same name by winston groom it was directed by robert zemeckis and written by eric roth, and stars tom hanks, robin wright, gary sinise, mykelti williamson, and sally field.
Forrest gump is a beautiful film and definitely is the film that robert zemeckis and tom hanks are most known for it's one of those rare movies that everyone has seen and just about everyone loves. Forrest gump (1994) (out of 4) forrest gump (tom hanks), a slow but simple man from alabama takes us through decades of his life, which includes various historical settings but all the while his heart is on jenny (robin wright penn), a childhood friend forrest gump was released and quickly became a huge hit and ended up winning many oscars.
From the children who were forrest gump and gump jr by haley joel osment say what you want but i feel tom hanks deserved the oscar award gary sinise is synonymous with ltdan whenever you hear those words. Synopsis: slow-witted forrest gump (tom hanks) has never thought of himself as disadvantaged, and thanks to his supportive mother (sally field), he leads anything but a restricted life whether dominating on the gridiron as a college football star, fighting in vietnam or captaining a shrimp boat, forrest inspires people with his childlike optimism.
The tom hanks satire would go on to win six oscars at the 67th academy awards, including best picture the hollywood reporter's original review is below: on july 6, 1994, paramount unveiled robert zemeckis' forrest gump in theaters.