Forrest Gump [QR]Groom, Winston
Quick Read - Level 3 (Pre-Intermediate English) - Penguin Readers
The 1994 film version of this story won six Oscars, including the Best Actor award for Tom Hanks. Slow-witted Forrest Gump is told by everyone that he's an idiot. Yet he has all sorts of adventures and inspires people with his childlike optimism. But can he ever marry the girl he loves? His journey through life is sometimes very funny and sometimes sad.
Number of words - 9,119
Contemporary, British English