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'Forrest Gump' to get Imax theatrical re-release for 20th anniversary
'Forrest Gump' to get Imax theatrical re-release for 20th anniversary

"Forrest Gump" is headed back to the big screen for its 20th anniversary — or, rather, the bigger screen. The weeklong September re-release will screen exclusively in Imax, with digitally remastered images and sound. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, the film, of course, stars Tom Hanks as the dimwitted but full-lived everyman Forrest Gump, a Southerner who somehow keeps ending up in a front-row seat for many of the most significant events in U.S. history from the 1950s through the 1980s: the civil rights movement, the assassinations of JFK and RFK, the moon landing, the Vietnam War, etc. Originally released July 6, 1994, "Gump" was a huge hit, winning six...

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