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Through the Eyes of Forrest Gump (1994)

A look behind the scenes of Robert Zemeckis' 1994 Oscar-winning film, 'Forrest Gump'.

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Peyton Reed
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Cast

Cast overview:
Robert Zemeckis ... Himself
Wendy Finerman Wendy Finerman ... Herself
Tom Hanks ... Himself
Sally Field ... Herself
Michael Conner Humphreys ... Himself (as Michael Humphreys)
Robin Wright ... Herself
Ken Ralston ... Himself
George Murphy George Murphy ... Himself
Mykelti Williamson ... Himself
Gary Sinise ... Himself
Stephen Rosenbaum ... Himself
Steve Bolan Steve Bolan ... Himself
Peter Daulton Peter Daulton ... Himself
Linda Siegel Linda Siegel ... Herself (as Linda Seigel)
Leah Anton Leah Anton ... Herself
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An insightful view into the behind the scenes of the classic hit Forrest Gump (1994). The film's cast and director Robert Zemeckis share their views on the project and the great experiences this incredible team had while being part of this award-winning epic film. Written by Rodrigo Amaro

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1994 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

A través de los ojos de Forrest Gump See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This documentary short includes clips from the filming of two scenes between Forrest and Jenny which are not included in the final cut of the film - one in which Forrest and Jenny are seen throwing pebbles into the brook and a scene in which Jenny bids goodbye to Forrest before she leaves for college. See more »

Goofs

Producer Wendy Finerman tells us that the first time she read the novel 'Forrest Gump' was in 1985 but Winston Groom would only publish the book in 1986. See more »

Alternate Versions

The special edition laserdisc features a 37-minute version of this documentary, compared to the 30-minute one found on the DVD (which was apparently shortened for a broadcast on Showtime). The omitted sections include the entirety of chapters 8 and 9 (about Lt. Dan's leg removal and the atmosphere at the Washington/rally scenes, total 6:06), additional footage of Michael Humphreys (young Forrest) at the end of chapter 4 (1:14), and for some reason 3 seconds of a church establishing shot in chapter 2. (Note that the DVD version, for some reason, does not actually have chapter stops; these refer to the laserdisc, but each new heading on screen is a new chapter.) See more »

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References Punchline (1988) See more »

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Making of a film.
4 January 2002 | by cmykleftySee all my reviews

This documentary is an insightful view on how Forrest Gump is made. Watching the wizards behind the film create the most amazing moments in movie history. This is the film that modernize the motion industry. A must see for people who want to learn the business of film making.


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