The Review of Forrest Gump Movie Essays
To put things straight, not everyone will appreciate this movie. For some, this will be a celebration of life, a sweet and charming way to remind us of what life is really about: happiness of simple, little things. For others, watching how American history is rewritten and shown through pink glasses, could be repelling. It is pretty obvious that Forrest character stands for an attitude of a person that always follows the rules, obeys parents and authorities and gets rewarded for that in the form of business success and family happiness. People who try to rebel and be smarter than the average masses are those who are going to be punished with violence, drugs, AIDS - as Jenny.
Forrest Gump is nice movie of unreal character living in unreal world. Despite many of its weakness and naivety it's a kind of movie, people like to watch and return to after a while. Because at the end who wouldn't like to sit next to Forrest on his bench and just for a moment be a part of a better world, a world seen through the eyes of Forrest