15 Things You Didn't Know About "Forrest Gump"

Would you like to have seen Dave Chappelle in the role of Bubba?

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7. Kurt Russell reportedly provided the voice of Elvis Presley in the film, but was never credited.

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Kurt actually played Elvis in the 1979 TV movie Elvis.

13. The line Forrest says when his microphone is turned off at the Vietnam rally is:

"Sometimes when people go to Vietnam, they go home to their mommas without any legs. Sometimes they don't go home at all. That's a bad thing. That's all I have to say about that."

15. Following the huge success of the film, Winston Groom (the author of Forrest Gump) wrote a sequel novel, Gump & Co.

On the first page, Forrest Gump tells readers, "Don't never let nobody make a movie of your life's story."

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