Quiz: Run with "Forrest Gump" by taking this quiz!
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Run with "Forrest Gump" by taking this quiz!
By: J.P. Naomi
Image: Paramount Pictures

About This Quiz

Think you know all there is to know about "Forrest Gump?" Prove it by acing this quiz.

"Run, Forrest, run...." Let's face it, you didn't read those words, you actually said them in your head... or maybe you said them out loud. The fact that people hear those words, instead of merely reading them is proof positive of the enduring allure of this iconic movie.

So, what's the appeal?

Never mind Tom Hanks' stellar performance in the role of Forrest, a slow, but lovable, lug who always sees the best in people and life. Never mind the all-star cast of Hanks, Robin Wright as Jenny Curran, Gary Sinise as Lieutenant Dan Taylor, and Sally Field as Forrest's mother. And never mind the excellent direction by Robert Zemeckis. The story is a darn good one. Based on a 1986 Winston Groom novel of the same name, the movie, released in 1994, told an engaging and heartwarming tale of the persistence of the human spirit. The film did well at the box office, earning nearly $700 million from a tight budget of only $55 million, and it won a whole host of awards.

Ready to run with Forrest Gump? On your mark, get set, go.


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What does the movie start and end with floating through the sky?
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Which famous actor played the role of Forrest Gump?
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On and off throughout the movie, where is Forrest Gump?
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What did Forrest have to wear as a child?
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What is the name of Forrest Gump's love interest throughout the movie?
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"Jenny and me was like peas and _______."
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Who always told Forrest, "Life was like a box of chocolates?
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Which famous actress played the role of Forrest's mother?
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"Stupid is as _______ does."
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After graduation, Forrest enlists in the _______.
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Who is Forrest's fellow recruit and best friend in the Army?
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Which actor played the role of Benjamin Buford Blue?
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Though in the Army at the time, what does Bubba aspire to be?
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Where are Forrest and Bubba deployed to in the Army?
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What happened to Bubba in Vietnam?
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Where was Forrest shot in Vietnam?
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Who do Forrest and Bubba serve under in Vietnam?
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In which year was Forrest Gump released?
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When Forrest rescues Lt. Dan in Vietnam, Lt. Dan is...
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What does Forrest discover he is really good at while he is recovering from his gunshot wound?
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What did Forrest do with the money from his ping-pong paddle endorsement?
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While Forrest is away at war, Jenny joins the ____________.
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"I'm not a smart man, but I know what _____ is.
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What does Forrest offer to the people at the bus stop?
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When Forrest goes to visit Jenny, he is introduced to her son named...
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Who joins Forrest on the shrimping boat in honor of Bubba?
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What does Lt. Dan do with the money from the shrimping boat?
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Towards the end of the movie, who proposes marriage to Forrest?
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"Why did you put that weapon together so quickly, Gump?"
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Prior to the big screen, Forrest Gump was a...
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How many Academy Awards did Forrest Gump win in 1995?
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What book does Forrest read to his son Forrest as they wait for the school bus?
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