The Resource Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump

Label
Forrest Gump
Title
Forrest Gump
Title variation
Tom Hanks is Forrest Gump
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An everyman whose simple innocence comes to embody a generation, Forrest Gump's life is portrayed over three decades, from physical disability to football stardom, from Vietnam hero to shrimp tycoon, from White House honours to true love
Awards note
Academy Award, 1995: Best picture, Best director (Robert Zemeckis), Best film editing (Arthur Schmidt), Best visual effects, Best actor in a leading role (Tom Hanks), Best writing, Screenplay based on material from another medium (Eric Roth)
Cataloging source
NJB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Robert Zemeckis ; Producers, Wendy Finerman, Steve Tisch, Steve Starkey ; Screenplay, Eric Roth ; Music, Alan Silvestri
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Censorship classification : M
Language note
In English, Catalan or Spanish, with optional subtitles available in English, Croatian, Greek, Hebrew, Portuguese, Slovenian or Spanish
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1952-
  • 1945-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Groom, Winston
  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Finerman, Wendy
  • Tisch, Steve
  • Starkey, Steve
  • Roth, Eric
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Wright, Robin
  • Sinise, Gary
  • Williamson, Mykelti
Runtime
136
Series statement
Palace films
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Groom, Winston
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Gump, Forrest (Fictitious character)
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Film adaptations
  • People with mental disabilities
  • People with mental disabilities
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Forrest Gump
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Madman : MME4435
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1994
  • Special features : Comentary by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey and Rick Carter; Commentary by Wendy Finerman
  • Originally released as a motion picture: United States : Paramount Pictures, 1994
  • Based on the novel, Forrest Gump by Winston Groom
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000054679924
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
1 DVD-video (approximately 136 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
9324915097933
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
DVD9793
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a55764
  • (Sirsi) a55764
  • (Sirsi) a55764
  • (OCoLC)907726268
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, PAL, Region 4, widescreen 16:9, fullframe 2.35:1
Label
Forrest Gump
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Madman : MME4435
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1994
  • Special features : Comentary by Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey and Rick Carter; Commentary by Wendy Finerman
  • Originally released as a motion picture: United States : Paramount Pictures, 1994
  • Based on the novel, Forrest Gump by Winston Groom
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000054679924
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
1 DVD-video (approximately 136 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
9324915097933
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
DVD9793
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a55764
  • (Sirsi) a55764
  • (Sirsi) a55764
  • (OCoLC)907726268
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, PAL, Region 4, widescreen 16:9, fullframe 2.35:1

Library Locations

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      215 Wright Street, Cloverdale, 6105, AU
      -31.96206 115.93403
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