Forrest gump had a unique personality trait that allowed him to go through life either oblivious to or untouched by other people’s opinions of his ideas it is possible that he simply didn’t know any better, or didn’t realize he ought to care, like a child that trusts in himself. I think forrest was one of the most simply honest characters i have ever viewed on screen if all of us could try to be as honest, this world would be a much better place to live in. Forrest gump: jenny’s personality monday, august 22, 2011 psy202 – principles of psychology in this character analysis paper the character of jenny curran from the award winning movie forrest gump will be the subject of discussion. Jenny is the antithesis of forrest, she is polarized in every way from gender to attitude when forrest proposes to her, she refuses, insisting that he doesn't want to marry [her] in this way she is insisting that forrest doesn't want to become aware, or lose his innocence, for it is his innocence that makes him pure, successful and desirable. 8 life lessons we learned from forrest gump forrest’s primary friendship is established in the beginning of the film, when he first encounters jenny on the bus ride to school as forrest likes to say, he and jenny were like “peas and carrots” when you get sorted into a house, it is based on your personality traits the people.
Forrest gump is a fictional character and the protagonist of the 1986 novel by winston groom, robert zemeckis's 1994 film of the same name, and gump and co, the written sequel to groom's novelin the film, forrest is a philanthropist and former war veteran, businessman, and college football player who bears witness to various significant occurrences in the 20th century. Forrest gump remembers where he comes from it’s a character trait we admire greatly about the beloved savant in this simple statement, he sums up life and love: you never do know what you’ll bite into with a box of chocolates and those maps on the lid often make it more confusing. Personality analysis of forrest gump in forrest gump april 2014 acknowledgements so many thanks to those people who have made great precious contributions for me to accomplish such a professional study and essay writing.
By far, the most important trait that forrest possessed was compassion a quote from edward bulwer-lytton “a good heart is better than all the heads in the world” is a great example of the compassion of forrest gump. The first few times i watched “forrest gump” i had an intense dislike of jenny because of her treatment of forrest after watching it as an older (and presumably wiser) person i think jenny is the great unsung victim of the film. The character of jenny curran from the movie forrest gump is the focus of this personality analysis paper jenny curran was born on july 16, 1945 and raised in a struggling small farming community in alabama. In the matrix, be sure to analyze how jenny in the film forrest gump demonstrates the five components of her personality from the perspective of psychodynamic theory and trait-theory 1 structure: the basic units or building blocks of personality. While little forrest is definitely in good hands, jenny was definitely not in good hands as a child the most recent statistics reveal that as high as 60 percent of people in treatment for drug and alcohol abuse were neglected or abused as children.
Originally written by winston groom, forrest gump is an american romantic drama movie directed by robert zemeckis and starring tom hanks the film has its origins in groom’s novel, but some events and some of the character’s personality traits are described quite differently. The next aspect of jenny's character to explore, her dialect variation, is also very revealing about the type of stereotypical personality which she represents in forrest gump like her visual imagery, there are three stages in jenny's language variation. Forrest gump: the soundtrack is the soundtrack album based on the academy award - and golden globe -winning film, forrest gump , and contains music from many well-known artists the score, composed by alan silvestri , was released separately (as forrest gump – original motion picture score ) on the same day.
By far, the most important trait that forrest possessed was compassion a quote from edward bulwer-lytton a good heart is better than all the heads in the world is a great example of the compassion of forrest gump. This movie portrays the life of forrest gump (tom hanks) a simple man from greenbow, alabama in the usa the movie starts with forrest sitting at a bus stop and telling passers by the story of his life. Thoughts on jenny from forrest gump (selftruefilm) this personality trait stuck with her throughout her life run away from dad run away from bullies run away from danger in vietnam running was jenny's best defense mechanism to pain or challenges when she was faced with the shame of having her best friend see her naked and abused in a.
Forrest gump novel: forrest is not portrayed as innocently within the book as the movie he continuously uses profanity, is mildly racist, and loses his virginity to a boarder at the gump house, not jenny which was in the movie he does not complete college within the movie there is also a lack of closure. Tools of characterization characterization in forrest gump actions you can tell a lot about a person by their actions (as well as their shoes) while everyone around him is on the make to succeed, forrest surpasses them all just by trying to lead a kind and honest life. When jenny's physically abusive father comes looking for her, jenny makes a prayer to god to make her a bird so she can fly far, far away from there. Jenny from forrest gump she gets so much goddamn flak from people who have seen the movie it's like they tuned out completely at the normal human experience just because they think forrest is adorable.