Quiz: How Well Do You Remember "Forrest Gump" Starring Tom Hanks?

"I'm not the smart man, but I know what love is."

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 Jan 06, 2021
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Question: 1/20Pick Your Answer!

Forrest has to wear a neck brace as a child. True or False?

Question: 2/20Pick Your Answer!

Forrest says he and Jenny go together like....
Bread and butter
Peas and carrots
Chicken and noodles

Question: 3/20Pick Your Answer!

When Jenny is a little girl she prays to become what?
A unicorn
An angel
A bird

Question: 4/20Name The Character!

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Mrs. Taylor
Mrs. Gump
Mrs. Curran

Question: 5/20Pick Your Answer!

How does Forrest get a spot on the University of Alabama's football team?
He tackles a player who is making fun of him and impresses the coach
He tries out
The coach sees him running away from bullies

Question: 6/20Pick Your Answer!

Forrest enlists in the military during which war?
Desert Storm

Question: 7/20Pick Your Answer!

While recovering from being wounded, Forrest picks up what game?

Question: 8/20Pick Your Answer!

Forrest is awarded the Medal of Honor by President Johnson. True or False?

Question: 9/20Pick Your Answer!

Which U.S. President does Forrest NOT meet?
John F. Kennedy
Jimmy Carter
Lyndon B. Johnson

Question: 10/20Name The Character!

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Dan Taylor
Bubba Blue
Dick Cavett

Question: 11/20Pick Your Answer!

When Forrest is on the Dick Cavett show, which one of the Beatles does he get to meet?
Ringo Starr
Paul McCartney
John Lennon

Question: 12/20Pick Your Answer!

Inspired by Bubba, Forrest starts a _____ business after returning home from war.

Question: 13/20Pick Your Answer!

What does Forrest name his boat?

Question: 14/20Pick Your Answer!

Which of these does Forrest NOT do with his earnings from Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.?
Enroll in college
Build a hospital
Renovate a church

Question: 15/20Pick Your Answer!

After his mother dies, Forrest invests in which future successful company?

Question: 16/20Name The Character!

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Jenny’s Father
Dan Taylor
Forrest's Father

Question: 17/20Pick Your Answer!

After being financially set for life, Forrest does what job for free?
Washing cars
Coaching football
Mowing lawns

Question: 18/20Pick Your Answer!

Forrest goes out for a run after he discovers Jenny is gone, and he keeps running for _____.
3 years
3 months
3 weeks

Question: 19/20Pick Your Answer!

What book do Forrest Jr. and Forrest Sr. both love?
Curious George
The Giving Tree
Goodnight Moon

Question: 20/20Name The Character!

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Jenny Curran
Mrs. Taylor
QUIZ BLISS | Quiz Facts

Who doesn't know and love Tom Hanks as an actor? Better yet, who doesn't know and love his most famous role as Forrest Gump? It's hard to believe that Forrest Gump was released in 1994 and that it can have the same emotional impact even if you watch it ten times. The six time Oscar winning film is a fan favorite for a reason. Originally written by Winston Groom, Forrest Gump is an American romantic drama movie directed by Robert Zemeckis, It stars Tom Hanks as a kind-hearted boy with marginal intelligence, often bullied because of his physical disability and low IQ. Encouraged by his mother, Forrest eventually finds his way in life and proves that in spite of what anyone says he is capable of achieving success. The film also stars the talented Gary Sinise and Robin Wright. In the two decades since its opening, the film has tugged at the heartstrings of global audiences with memorable lines, including "Run Forrest, run" and "Forrest, you don't know what love is." But just how well do you really remember the film? Can you really recall every last detail about the main characters and the events that happen to them throughout the movie? It's time to find out! No matter how well you do on this quiz, the film offers all viewers a major life lesson: we can always succeed if we believe in ourselves, but we also need someone to encourage us and not give up on us when we're in doubt. Think you know the Academy Award best picture winner? Test your knowledge and take the quiz now!