Question: When Forrest is introducing the members of his Platoon in Vietnam all of the character names are the names of cities, he then tells where each solider is from but their hometown is different then their nick name. (for example "Dallas from Phoenix") why would each person have a name of a city as their name?
Question: These are Multiple questions (need help with a project); if you can answer all of them, that would be great, if you have the time. If not, just one or two would be fine. Thank you! 1. Was Forrest Gump's IQ really 75? 2. Did the braces on his legs fall off/tear or did he have them on at all? 3. Longest continual run? 4. Inventor/ gave the guy the idea for the smiley face. 5. V. War - what dates? 6. Is Bubba Gump shrimp really real? 7. Is he really named after Gen. Nathat Forrest (the leader of the KKK?) 8. Is the house that he lived in real? Route 17 Greenbow, Alabama? 9. Greenbow County Central School - real or fake? 10. Was Elvis Presley really at their house and did he "steal" Forrest's dance? 11. Was Forrest enrolled at Alabama State? 12. When Forrest joins the Army, is Bubba real? 13. The guns in the movie look newer than the time peroid. What guns were really used in the movie, compared to the war? 14. Did Bubba die in the war? 15. The Army really had a Ping Pong team? 16. Did Forrest's mom die of cancer or what? Thank you very much if you can answer these.Cardinalhwt