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Author: Robert ZemeckisSteve TischWendy FinermanSteve StarkeyEric RothAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Paramount Pictures, ©2001.
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special collector's ed. ; widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Films for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Romance films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
Film adaptations.
Named Person: Winston Groom; Winston Groom; Winston Groom; Winston Groom
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Zemeckis; Steve Tisch; Wendy Finerman; Steve Starkey; Eric Roth; Don Burgess; Arthur Schmidt; Alan Silvestri; Tom Hanks; Robin Wright; Gary Sinise; Mykelti Williamson; Sally Field; Winston Groom; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 0792174844 9780792174844 0792166892 9780792166894 0792174852 9780792174851
OCLC Number: 47981929
Language Note: English or French language tracks; optional English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired); closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1994.
Based on the novel by Winston Groom.
Special features: Commentary by director Robert Zemeckis, producer Steve Starkey, and production designer Rick Carter; and by producer Wendy Finerman; 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 trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Don Burgess ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Alan Silvestri ; production designer, Rick Carter ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson, Sally Field.
Awards: Academy Award, 1995: Best Picture, Best Director (Robert Zemeckis), Best Film Editing (Arthur Schmidt), Best Visual Effects, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Tom Hanks), Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Eric Roth).
Golden Globe, 1995: Best Motion Picture--Drama, Best Director--Motion Picture (Robert Zemeckis), Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture--Drama (Tom Hanks).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for drug content, some sensuality and war violence.
Description: 2 videodiscs (141 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen version; Dolby Digital surround 5.1.
Contents: Forrest Gump --
Behind the magic of Forest Gump.
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Other Titles: Forrest Gump (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents a Steve Tisch/Wendy Finerman production ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; produced by Wendy Finerman, Steve Tisch, Steve Starkey ; screenplay by Eric Roth ; directed by Robert Zemeckis.

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The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation.

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Un film drôle et émouvant

by rchancelle (WorldCat user published 2015-12-07) Very Good Permalink

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