The story depicts several decades in the life of Forrest Gump, an Alabama simpleton who travels across the world, meeting historical figures, influencing popular culture, and experiencing firsthand some of the historic events of the late 20th century.

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Fortunate Son performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival

Fortunate Son
performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival

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This Song is played in Forrest Gump
This song plays as Forrest arrives in Vietnam in a helicopter.
Sweet Home Alabama performed by Lynyrd Skynyrd

Sweet Home Alabama
performed by Lynyrd Skynyrd

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What Television Commercials reference this Movie?

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Comcast Commercial for 88th Academy Awards (Oscars 2016) and Xfinity

Comcast Commercial for 88th Academy Awards (Oscars 2016) and Xfinity

Dates: - May 2016
This Television Commercial refers to Forrest Gump

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Decoy part of Justified Season 4

Justified:
Season: 4 / Episode: 11

Decoy

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This Television Episode refers to Forrest Gump
Colt tells Marshall Tim Gutterson that his character name in his book is "Lt. Dan".

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