Forrest Gump Jr.
Her first name is never mentioned.
he doesnt say.
Benjamin Buford Blue
Benjamin Buford "Bubba" Blue
Jenny Curran. She was played by Robin Wright Penn.
Forrest Gump's shrimp boat (or more accurately, his fleet of boats) has the name of Jenny.
She was only referred to as Mama. Bubba's father was not mentioned.
Keep your head down and change your socks.
As a child Gump had to run from bullies, which eventually led to his football scholarship. As an adult he ran after Jenny left him again. It was his way to deal with a broken heart.
IQ score below 70, which falls into the mentally retarded range.
Below is a link to photos of Michael Conner Humphreys all grown up.
The Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, CA. That's about as westward as you can go.
Bubba's full name was Benjamin Buford Blue, but his friends called him 'Bubba'
Bubba's full name is Pvt. Benjamin Buford Blue and is played by Mykelti Williamson.
There was never an explaination about where or who Gump's father was. Mrs. Gump just said he was 'on a vacation'. So the viewer is left to conclude that he either died or deserted his family. There was also the possibility that Mrs. Gump was never married and Forrest was illegitimate.
The movie never specifically says, but in the scene where his mother is meeting with the principal of his school, he shows her a chart and indicating that Forrest is 10-20 points below the average mark. so about 70 to 80.
Forrest has an IQ of 75 when the minimum requirement to get into a regular school requires an IQ of at least 80. In spite of this deficiency, Forrest experienced more than most people do in a lifetime. He had been an All-American football player, he won the Medal of Honor for his bravery in Vietnam, he traveled to China as a member of the national table tennis team, he appeared on TV with John Lennon, became rich and was introduced to three presidents, Kennedy, Johnson and Nixon.
The Bubba Gumps outlets are best known for their shrimp. There are over thirty Bubba Gumps restaurants through out the United States. The first one opened in California.
Originally she lived with her father in a small house near the Gumps. After her father abused her she went to live with her grandmother where she was closer still to Gump's house. She lived in a dorm room during the college years, then she drifted for the next few years. After reuniting with Forrest briefly, she lived in Savannah, GA. It was there that Forrest sat on the bench waiting for the bus to take him to Jenny's apartment. After that she moved back home to Forrest's house where she later died.