Forrest Gump
(Blu-ray)

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Format
Blu-ray
Physical Desc
2 blu-ray discs (141 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
097360715941, 883929302154

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Based on the novel by Winston Groom.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1994.
General Note
Special features: Disc one: Commentary by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey and Rick Carter; commentary by Wendy Finerman; musical signposts to history (in High Definition). Disc two: Greenbow diary (in HD); the art of screenplay adaptation (in HD); getting past impossible: Forrest Gump and the visual effects revolution (in HD); Little Forrest (in HD); An evening with Forrest Gump (in HD); 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 of Forrest Gump; screen tests.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Don Burgess ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri.
Participants/Performers
Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, Sally Field.
Description
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
Blu-ray disc, widescreen; Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Definition ; (Special features: High Definion and standard definition).
System Details
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
These Blu-ray discs are copy protected.
Language
English (DTS-HD 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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BLU-RAY

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APA Citation (style guide)

Finerman, W., Tisch, S., Starkey, S., Roth, E., Zemeckis, R., Hanks, T., Wright, R., Sinise, G., Williamson, M., Field, S., Silvestri, A., & Groom, W. (2009). Forrest Gump . Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wendy. Finerman et al.. 2009. Forrest Gump. Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wendy. Finerman et al.. Forrest Gump Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount Home Entertainment, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Finerman, Wendy., et al. Forrest Gump Paramount Home Entertainment, 2009.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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