Forrest Gump Really Is Everywhere

forrest-gump-pop-culture.jpg

Forrest Gump (1994) — aside from being the multiple Academy Award-winning blockbuster that snagged Tom Hanks his second Oscar — has entered the American lexicon like few other movies: Think about it. When was the last time you went a whole month without hearing somebody intone that “Life is like a box of chocolates”? Given Gump’s ubiquity, AMC has taken the liberty of compiling ten of the most interesting ways in which the movie has infiltrated pop culture, everything from the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company to Gary Sinise’s pet project: the Lt. Dan Band. Want to know how Gump came to live again in the World of Warcraft? Read on.

If you need a refresher course in Forrest Gump, you can see the movie all this week on AMC. Click here for a full schedule.

auto-tagged
  • Newest
  • Oldest
  • Most Replied
  • Most Liked
Comments:
auto-tagged