A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events—in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. But despite all he has achieved, his one true love eludes him.
Drama, Romance, Comedy
United States of America
Tom Hanks (Forrest Gump), Robin Wright (Jenny Curran), Gary Sinise (Dan Taylor), Mykelti Williamson (Bubba), Sally Field (Mrs. Gump), Michael Conner Humphreys (Young Forrest Gump), Hanna Hall (Young Jenny Curran) more..., Haley Joel Osment (Forrest Gump Jr.), Siobhan Fallon Hogan (School Bus Driver), Afemo Omilami (Drill Sergeant), Peter Dobson (Young Elvis Presley), Sonny Shroyer (College Football Coach), George Kelly (Barber), Sam Anderson (Principal), Margo Moorer (Louise), Christopher Jones (Boy with cross), Kevin Mangan (Jenny's Father), Brett Rice (High School Football Coach), Daniel C. Striepeke (Recruiter), David Brisbin (Newscaster), Kirk Ward (Earl), Marlena Smalls (Bubba's Mother), Kitty K. Green (Bubba's Great Grandmother), Mark Matheisen (Jenny's Date), Al Harrington (Local Anchor #1), Joe Washington (Local Anchor #2), Jed Gillin (John F. Kennedy (voice)), Don Fischer (Army Recruiter), Matt Wallace (Barracks Recruit), Mike Jolly (Club Patron), Michael Kemmerling (Club Patron), John Voldstad (Club Patron), Daniel J. Gillooly (Helicopter Gunman), Michael Burgess (Cleveland), Steven Griffith (Tex), Michael McFall (Army Hospital Male Nurse), Byron Minns (Wounded soldier), Steve DeRelian (Wounded Soldier), Bonnie Ann Burgess (Army Nurse), Stephen Bridgewater (Hospital Officer) and others.
Wendy Finerman (Producer), Steve Tisch (Producer), Steve Starkey (Producer), Don Burgess (Director of Photography), Alan Silvestri (Original Music Composer), Arthur Schmidt (Editor), Eric Roth (Screenplay) more..., Winston Groom (Novel), Ellen Lewis (Casting), Joanna Johnston (Costume Design), Rick Carter (Production Design), Leslie McDonald (Art Direction), William James Teegarden (Art Direction), Nancy Haigh (Set Decoration), Hazel Catmull (Hairstylist), William A. Kohout (Hairstylist), Susan Schuler-Page (Hairstylist), Jay Cannistraci (Makeup Artist), Rick Sharp (Makeup Artist), Kacy Magedman (Art Department Coordinator), Wendy Richardson (Art Department Coordinator), Steve Arnold (Assistant Art Director), Linda Berger (Assistant Art Director), Tony Fanning (Assistant Art Director), Jeff Passanante (Construction Coordinator), Daniel J. Gillooly (Greensman), Hugo Herrera (Greensman), Kevin Mangan (Greensman), Dan Ondrejko (Greensman), Paige Augustine (Leadman), Claire Gaul (Leadman), Robert Greenfield (Leadman), Chris L. Spellman (Leadman), James C. Feng (Set Designer), Erin Kemp (Set Designer), Elizabeth Lapp (Set Designer), Lauren E. Polizzi (Set Designer), E. Larry Oatfield (Sound Effects Editor), Robert Shoup (Sound Effects Editor), Dennis S. Sands (Sound Re-Recording Mixer) and others.
Forrest sees luitenant Dan at the harbor and decides to jump off his boat.
Forrest and Jenny climb their tree.
Forrest comes to see Jenny perform. When she is being humiliated by the audience Forrest decides to act.
Forrest attends a church service as a member of the choir.
Forrest talks to Jenny at her grave near the tree they used to climb as children.
Forrest and Jenny marry.