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  • Physical Description: videorecording
    videodisc
    2 videodiscs (ca. 142 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's ed. ; widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2006]

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General Note: Based on the novel by Winston Groom.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1994.
Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by director Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey, Rick Carter ; Commentary by Wendy Finerman. Disc 2: Through the eyes of Forrest Gump (documentary) (ca. 29 min.); The magic of makeup; Through the ears of Forrest Gump (sound design); Building the world of Gump (production design); Seeing is believing (the visual effects); photo gallery; screen tests; theatrical trailers.
Paramount Pictures presents a Steve Tisch/Wendy Finerman production, a Robert Zemeckis film.
In English or French, with optional English subtitles; closed captioned.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1: Feature film -- Disc 2: Behind the magic of Forrest Gump (special features).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Robert Zemeckis ; produced by Wendy Finerman, Steve Tisch, Steve Starkey ; screenplay by Eric Roth ; director of photography, Don Burgess ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri ; production designer, Rick Carter ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston.
Participant or Performer Note: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, Sally Field, Haley Joel Osment.
Summary, etc.: Forrest Gump is a low-intelligence man who has good intentions. He struggles through childhood with his best and only friend Jenny. His mama teaches him the ways of life and leaves him to choose his destiny. Forrest joins the army and heads off to Vietnam where he becomes friends with Dan and Bubba. He wins medals, starts a table tennis craze, creates a famous shrimp fishing fleet, inspires people to jog, create the smiley, writes bumper stickers and songs, and meets the president several times. However this has little meaning to Forrest, as he can only think of his childhood sweetheart Jenny. In the end, all he wants to prove is that anyone can love anyone.
System Details Note:
DVD ; widescreen.
Language Note:
In English or French, with optional English subtitles; closed captioned.
Subject: Groom, Winston -- 1944- -- Film adaptations
Gump, Forrest (Fictitious character)
People with mental disabilities -- United States
United States. -- Army -- Military life
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Male friendship -- Vietnam
Medal of Honor
Table tennis players -- United States
Shrimp fisheries -- Alabama
Man-woman relationships -- United States
Running -- United States
Genre/Form: Film adaptations.
War films.
Comedy films.
Romance films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
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Search Results Showing Item 7 of 13 Preferred library: Creston Public Library?

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