Forrest Gump 1994 Film Explained

 A man sitting at a bus stop is shown in this movie. Then a lady also sits near him after coming there.Now  Forrest Gump begins to eat chocolate. He offers her saying, Would you like to eat? She does not respond.Forrest Gump says, I can eat 1 and a half million chocolates as such. Then he observes her white shoes.Forrest Gump likes these shoes. He says, Your shoes are very nice, they are surely comfortable!She says, my feet are aching. Then  Forrest Gump tells, I have put on many shoes throughout my life. I will remember the first worn shoes of life if I rack my brain.Then the story opens in the flashback where  Forrest Gump is a child. He is in the clinic of a doctor.


He is being put on the special type of shoes having the fixed steel rods.Doctor tells, he has curvature of the spine while feet are strong. There is no need to take tension, I will make  everything better!Forrest Gump falls down as doctor says, I will make everything better.Forrest Gump's mother takes him out. She advises him, Never allow anyone to say as he is better than you !Allah could create all children's feet like you if he created everyone same. But you are unique in your own.Forrest Gump is named to him because of being impressed from  his distant relative's name. So he is given a name  Forrest Gump.Forrest Gump's mother desires the best education for Forrest Gump. So she takes him in a standardized school.But the principal says,  This kid cannot be admitted in this school because of his low IQ level.Forrest Gump's mother says, No, My son will get study in the school of normal children!Principal further says, In the criteria of admission to our school,  Forrest Gump does not fulfil the requirements of it.You should admit him in the school which is for special children like  Forrest Gump!But  Forrest Gump's mother convinces principal later. Now  Forrest Gump has got admission in a standardized school.No one offers him seat on the bus  at the very first day. There is a little girl who asks him, Would you like to sit here?And she makes seat for  Forrest Gump. 


This girl's name is Jenny. They both become good friends.Forrest Gump and  his mother only reside in their house because he is orphan.His mother uses her dwelling as a guest house , making it a source of income. So the visit of people continues in their house.Once, a singer visits their house.  Forrest Gump starts dancing awkwardly when that singer is playing a guitar.His walking style is also very strange.  After a few days, When  Forrest Gump and his mother are passing through market,They watch the same singer on TV who had visited their house as a guest and he is performing the same dancing steps which were being performed by  Forrest Gump before him.People are feeling excitement and also liking him.  Forrest Gump is telling his story to that lady.Then he has a heart attack.


 He says, it is difficult to be kin of someone , it is perhaps the reason of heart attack.After that, It is shown that Jenny and  Forrest Gump are very good friends. They meet, play, go, wander and always be with each other.One day, they are going and three kids come after them who attack Forrest Gump throwing  a stone on his head.Stone hits on  Forrest Gump's head while returning back. This hit falls him down. Those kids say to  Forrest Gump, You are foolish!And they are throwing more stones on him. Jenny immediately says, Run  Forrest Gump, Run!!Forrest Gump begins to walk awkwardly. And those kids start chasing him riding on their bicycles.Jenny says after him, Run Fast!! Run Fast  Forrest Gump . He starts running and his speed increases gradually.


And his fitted leg braces begin to break. He increases his speed of running gradually. He runs too fast even his chaser on bicycle cannot chase him.Forrest Gump knows his ability to run for the first time on this day. As it is the first time that he ran.It is also shown along with it that Jenny resides near  Forrest Gump' house.She comes to  Forrest Gump's house at night stealthily saying, There is a dog in her house from which she feels fear.Forrest Gump says, that is a mean dog. Jenny and Forrest Gump are grown up with the passage of time.And the same scene is shown when three children had run throwing the stones on Forrest Gump at first time.All children have grown up. Today, they again throw stones on Forrest Gump. They are ridden in a jeep not on bicycle.And Jenny says, Run Forrest Gump!! Run Forrest Gump!! Forrest Gump reaches a ground while running.


Where the football match is being played there. A striker is running and taking a ball for making his goal. Then Forrest Gump runs too fast as he leaves that striker behind.He leaves from there while running. The present football coaches ask, Who is he? One of the trainers says, His name is Forrest Gump.He is not sensible. But checking the speed of his running, he is hired as a football player by them.Consequently, Forrest Gump also finds an opportunity to enter the college.And Forrest Gump is unaware about the rules of the football match while playing. But he only knows as to run taking a ball.He starts running as someone gives him a ball.  And he does not stop until is caught by someone.He is very speedy  and the match is being won because of him.


 Forrest Gump's reputation touches the peak with the passage of time.He is also hired in the "All American Team" and he continues to play the matches for 5 years.He gets the degree of college after playing games for 5 years. He says, I had played football as a result got degree.An army officer also visits in his college when there was convocation day in his college.And he asks Forrest Gump, Have you thought something about your career? Forrest Gump is recruited in Army.A bus full of army officers reaches there in order to pick up Forrest Gump.They are all going for training. Coming into the bus, he says to driver,  I am Forrest Gump. Driver replies,  Nothing matters as who are you!! Gutter worm! go and sit at the back seat!!He goes to the back side but no one is willing to give him seat with him.He was also not given the seat in the bus in his childhood when he was going to the school. Only Jenny had offered him a seat.An awkward and bulky boy with thick lips says to him, You can sit here!Forrest Gump sits there. He tells, My name is Benjamin but people call me "Bubba".Forrest Gump says , My name is  Forrest Gump and people call me by the same name.Bubba tells him, I wanted to start the work of prawns but was recruited in the army. 


My mother cooks prawns. Actually, Bubba always talks about the prawns as it is the precious thing of his life.Forrest Gump tells Jenny, They are sending me to Vietnam . Jenny says to him, Promise me! You will run from there if you detect any danger there!You will not try to be a legend. He says, Ok , I will do the same! One day, I will write a letter to you. And then Jenny leaves from there.And Bubba and  Forrest Gump have reached Vietnam.  Looking at the sea, Bubba says, I bet that there will be many prawns in it.Let's capture this area, then we will come here to catch prawns. Bubba has nothing to say except prawns.Bubba says to Forrest Gump, I have a plan as  we will buy a boat after returning from here. And we will catch many prawns from sea. We will have partnership of 50, 50.No house will be required for us because we can sleep on the boat. 


And our caught prawns may be our food.Forrest Gump says, It is a good idea! Now they have spent many months in Vietnam.Forrest Gump writes a letter to Jenny on the daily basis. They are attacked when they are going to a forest.The begin to escape because of  the large numbering of enemies. And their chance of survival is low.As Jenny had said to Forrest Gump that you will flee from there in case of any dangerous situation. You will not try to be hero .So Forrest Gump runs. He is the champion of race.  He runs as fast as when he turns back to see, reaching at a point, there is no one at his back side even at a distance.Thinking about Bubba, he returns back to take Bubba while running  but does not find him.But he finds one of the soldiers like them who is wounded. Lifting him up, he takes him at the bank of a stream. And he again returns to search Bubba but of no use.He again finds another wounded soldier who is also taken by him at the bank of stream.He returns back many times and brings all soldiers there, saving them.Now he has to search Bubba.


 Reaching there, he finds their wounded lieutenant Dan. He does not want to retreat but face the opponent.But Forrest Gump forcefully leaves him at the bank of river. Forrest Gump is still returning back to search Bubba while not accepting his defeat.Then Lieutenant Dan says, Don't go there because there are opponents who are exploding bombs.In spite of this, Forrest Gump goes there and finds Bubba. Bubba has been shot. He takes him back but Bubba does not survive.Throughout this journey, Forrest Gump had also a gun shot on his body. Then it is shown that all army officers are admitted in the hospital.All are wounded but Forrest Gump is rejoicing there. 


An Army officer tells him reaching there, You are awarded the " Medal of Honour".Because you had rescued the number of the people. Now he  needs to receive medal from president.Then Jenny comes at a distance and calls, Forrest!! Forrest is excited seeing Jenny and goes to her leaving the stage.He embraces her. Then they have a long conversation ang Jenny tells him about the whole journey of her as which things had been done by her.Forrest Gump has received the "Medal of Honour".He tells about Vietnam.He hands  it over to Jenny saying, I did what you wanted me to do! Then Jenny takes him to introduce him with some of his friends.There is a special friend of Jenny among them. Embracing Forrest Gump, she leaves with that friend. Jenny again went far from Forrest Gump.

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