PG-13 | | Drama, Romance
The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.
Every still picture of Forrest during this film shows Tom Hanks with his eyes closed.
Hello. My name's Forrest, Forrest Gump. You want a chocolate?
Prior to the Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House, a newsman announces that four service members, one from each service, are being awarded the Medal. When Forrest bends over to show President Lyndon Johnson his wound, there are four members from each of the services with the Medal around their necks, meaning that Forrest makes five.
Two additional historical figure scenes which didn't make the final cut appear on the DVD version:
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