Space and time, two factors that have been hard-debated since Einstein, and two things that we obviously can not understand despite to state-of-the-art technology and an over-lived computer age. Should space and time just show us that we want too much and are therefore too stupid to understand it? Similar to the story of people […]
Maybe your next vacation is already ticked through, while you do not know exactly what you want to do next year. Not to mention the next ten years. Of course, this difference in attention is due to the shortness of the holiday and the length of life. But that is only seemingly endless, and you should […]
Let me say this: bein a idiot is no box of chocolates. People laugh, lose patience, treat you shabby. Now they says folks sposed to be kind to the afflicted, but let me tell you — it ain’t always that way. Even so, I got no complaints, cause I reckon I done live a pretty […]
"Bein' a idiot is no box of chocolates," but "at least I ain't led no hum-drum life," says Forrest Gump, the lovable, surprisingly savvy hero of this wonderful comic tale. When the University of Alabama's football team drafts Forrest and makes him a star, that's only the beginning! He flunks out - and goes on to be a Vietnam war hero, a world-class Ping-Pong player, a wrestler, and a business tycoon. He compares battle scars with Lyndon Johnson, discovers the truth about Richard Nixon, and suffers the ups and downs of true love. Now, Forrest Gump's telling all - in a madcap, screwball romp through three decades of the American landscape. It's Gump's amazing travels... and you've got to hear them to believe them.
The film (produced in 1994) is based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Wonston Groom. Main actors in the film are Tom Hanks, Robin Wright and Sally Field. And by the way: it is my most favourite film, and now I want to tell you why!
Six foot six, 242 pounds, and possessed of a scant IQ of 70. Continue reading