Directed by Robert Zemeckis, and written by Eric Roth (screenplay) and Winston Groom (novel), "Forrest Gump" is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film, released in the USA on June 23 of 1994 , starring Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, Sally Field and Rebecca Williams.
The world will never be the same once you've seen it through the eyes of Forrest Gump.
While waiting at a bus stop in 1981, Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) begins telling his life story to strangers who sit next to him on the bench. His story begins with his being named for a relative, Nathan Bedford Forrest, and proceeds to the leg braces he had to wear as a child in the 1950s, which resulted in other children bullying him. He lives with his mother (Sally Field), who tells him that "stupid is as stupid does." His mother runs a rooming house and Forrest teaches one of their guests, a young Elvis [...]
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is the director of "Forrest Gump"?
Robert Zemeckis is an American director, producer, screenwriter, and writer.
Robert Zemeckis has directed movies such as "Back to the Future Part III", released in 1990, "The Walk" (2015), "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" (1988), "Used Cars" (1980), "Beowulf" (2007), and "Contact" (1997).
What was the release date of "Forrest Gump"?
"Forrest Gump" was first released on Thursday, June 23, 1994, in the United States. Another film released on Thursday, June 23, 1994 is "Alma's Rainbow" (dir. Ayoka Chenzira)Release date for the United States:
- Thursday, June 23, 1994
- Friday, October 07, 1994
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