What's the Difference between Forrest Gump the Book and Forrest Gump the Movie?

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Forrest Gump

55%
Released: 1986
Author: Winston Groom

Forrest Gump

45%
Released: 1994
Director: Robert Zemeckis
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In the Book In the Movie
Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump
Portrayed by: Tom Hanks
Jenny Curran
Jenny Curran
Portrayed by: Robin Wright
ms gump
ms gump
We comin out wit them dicks nigga
We comin out wit them dicks nigga
Portrayed by: Nicholas Cage
Forrest Gump Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   Forrest curses a lot. He doesn't swear.
   Forrest has a low IQ, but he proves himself to have savant like ability when it comes to physics. He has a low IQ.
   Bubba is with Forrest at University. They meet while in the army together.
   Jenny leaves Forrest and gets married to another man. She raises Forest Jr. with that man. She lives. Jenny marries Forrest and dies.
   Forrest leaves the Shrimp business to travel around with his Ape and Lt. Dan as a one man band. Forrest leaves the Shrimp business to Lt. Dan and goes home to cut the grass for free.
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je mjoeder
22 Feb 2017 Anonymous
is een plopkoek
22 Feb 2017 Anonymous
is een plopkoek
22 Feb 2017 Anonymous
piemel
22 Feb 2017 Anonymous
THE MOVIE IS BETTER THAN THE BOOK!!, THE CHANGES MAKE FOR A BETTER NARRATIVE FILM!!
12 Jan 2017 Anonymous
hi
28 Nov 2016 Anonymous
Forrest meets the President because he's a college football 'all star' (an utterly stupid, banal, asinine change to the story) ...personal comments are unnecessary..Forrest meets President 3 times. All Star Football player, Medal of Honor from Vietnam recipient and member of championship ping pong team that went to China
21 Sep 2016 Anonymous
Las pastillas son de calid?d y los costos son bajos, pue? en las farmacias el costo es superior a ?aíz del nombre de la empresa que produce Viagr?.
27 Aug 2016 Anonymous
Es má?, consider? muy importante la prevención y la regulación del consumo del cannabis para que no suceda lo mi?mo que con el botellón, una vez ?ue la prohibición haya demostrado a su jui?io que no se puede elimina? estas prácticas.
08 Aug 2016 Anonymous


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