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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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 meets president Johnson Forrest meets president Kennedy
   Forrest runs for the U.S. Senate. After a speech he is asked a very tough question, and his reply is, "I got to pee." He never runs for the Senate.
   As a child Forrest's legs are perfectly healthy. He has a crooked spine and requires leg braces.
   Bubba is with Forrest at University. They meet while in the army together.
   Forrest's mother doesn't die until the beginning of the second book, probably only to keep continuity with the movie (Winston Groom mostly wrote the second book as a Take That to the filmmakers who had wronged him with "Hollywood accounting" and mangling of the source text, which also explains why Groom hasn't allowed a second movie). Forrest's mother dies.
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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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