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Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump is a 1994 American comedy-drama film based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Winston Groom. The film was directed by Robert Zemeckis and stars Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, and Sally Field. The story depicts several decades in the life of Forrest Gump, a slow-witted but kind-hearted, good-natured and athletically prodigious man from Alabama, who witnesses, and in some cases influences, some of the defining events of the latter half of the 20th century in the United States; more specifically, the period between Forrest's birth in 1944 and 1982. The film differs substantially from Winston Groom's novel, including Gump's personality and several events that were depicted.

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Forrest Gump an age old timeless classic friendship,commitment,loyalty, and love.I love the way they culminate past activities and events through Mr.Gumps' life. His child-like innocence and naivety are heart warming. As a woman the love he had for Jenny, well what woman would not want that type love and devotion in their lives? And lets face it the man was accidentally the richest man not to shabby.

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