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Forrest Gump

Rating:PG-13 (for drug content, some sensuality and war violence)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:July 6, 1994
Running time:140 minutes
Cast:Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Sally Field, Gary Sinise, Michael Conner Humphreys
Director:Robert Zemeckis
Producer:Wendy Finerman, Steve Tisch, Steve Starkey
Writer:Winston Groom
Distributor:Paramount Pictures

Web Site: http://www.paramount.com/movies/forrest-gump/

Description: This Academy Award winner for Best Picture stars Tom Hanks as the good hearted, but painfully slow Forrest Gump, a man who manages to somehow be involved with almost every major event in history during the last half of the 20th Century. Spanning the course of his life, the story follows him as he grows from a weak child to a war hero to a shrimp boat captain, all the while pining for the love of his childhood friend Jenny, played by Robin Wright. The 2-disc "Forrest Gump: Special Collector's Edition" features audio commentaries, documentaries, featurettes, screen test and theatrical trailers.

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