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Forrest Gump

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    82
    from 4 reviewers
  • Forrest Gump
    1994
    142 min
    PG-13
    True 4K
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision
    Dolby Atmos

    Director: Robert Zemeckis

    Actors: Tom Hanks, Rebecca Williams, Sally Field, Michael Conner Humphreys

    Plot: The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the events of Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.

    Disc Release Date: 12 June 2018

    • Video
      77
    • Audio
      84
    • Extra
      88
    • Movie
      81

    all scores

    avforums review by Simon Crust
    • Video
      70
    • Forrest Gump was shot using Panavision Panaflex Platinum cameras on 35mm film and has recently been scanned at 4K resolution which has been used here for this Ultra HD Blu-ray release. The disc presents...

    • Audio
      80
    • The English Dolby Atmos track doesn’t quite boost the effects to a new level; the majority of the track is confined to the surrounds with the overhead layer only really coming into significant effect during...

    • Extra
      90
    • UHD Audio Commentary – With director Robert Zemeckis, producer Steve Starkey and production designer Rick Carter is very comprehensive and discusses much of the thoughts behind the film, its style, effects,...

    • Movie
      80
    • Sometimes, I guess, there just aren’t enough rocksForrest Gump polarises opinion. There are those that favour the film, revelling in its whimsy, captivated by the story and choked up by the fate of the...

    • Total
      80
    • It is difficult to think of Forrest Gump without thinking about Dave Chappelle’s comments. And that opinion polarises moviegoers. For what is Forrest with his accolades, all heaped upon him by luck and...

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      50
    • Forrest Gump makes its UHD debut with a true 4K presentation at 2160p and 12-bit Dolby Vision color enhancement. This is a passable image in the aggregate, great in spots but also grossly imperfect in...

    • Audio
      80
    • Forrest Gump's Dolby Atmos soundtrack carries the film's sonic needs very well. Much like the companion UHD video, the track is not particularly a standout, but it excels in spots and rarely disappoints....

    • Extra
      100
    • Forrest Gump's UHD disc carries over the pair of legacy commentary tracks, which can only be found under the "Settings" tab. Viewers will find a plethora of extra content (including those commentary tracks)...

    • Movie
      100
    • This UHD release truly is like a box of chocolates...Paramount has released the multi-Oscar-winning film 'Forrest Gump' to the UHD format. For those who have peeked at the score above, it's a very uneven...

    • Total
      70
    • Forrest Gump is one of the great American classics that's unique in its sum total excellence of tone, depth, and characterization. It's brilliantly acted, of course. Its story of simple humanity is timeless,...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      70
    • Forrest runs obliviously through history on the roads of Ultra HD with a strong but slightly underwhelming HEVC H.265 encode. Overall, the 4K transfer, which was likely taken from the most recent remaster...

    • Audio
      80
    • On the other hand, the now-classic romance drama has been awarded an honorable and respectable Dolby Atmos soundtrack, sure to please the most loyal fans. The film has never delivered a particularly aggressive...

    • Extra
      100
    • All the same supplements are ported over from previous home video release, which can be read in more detail in our review of the standard Blu-ray HERE....

    • Movie
      70
    • Nearly twenty-five years later, my sentiments for Robert Zemeckis' Forrest Gump still remain true. It's an adequate and satisfying enough romantic drama. However, amusing and exceptionally well-made as...

    • Total
      80
    • Decades later, my sentiments for Robert Zemeckis' Forrest Gump still remain true since first seeing it in theaters. Admittedly, it's a well-made production with a thoughtful plot and a terrifically memorable...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      76
    • For its presentation on Ultra HD Blu-ray Forrest Gump was finished on a 4K Digital Intermediate....

    • Audio
      86
    • Extra
    • Disc 1: Forrest Gump Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2 & 3: Forrest Gump Blu-ray/Bonus Features 4K UHD • Commentary with Robert Zemeckis, Steve Starkey and Rick Carter • Commentary with Wendy Finerman Blu-ray •...

    • Movie
    • Tom Hanks gives an astonishing performance as Forrest, an everyman whose simple innocence comes to embody a generation. Alongside his mamma (Sally Field), his best friend Bubba (Mykelti Williamson), and...

    • Total
      81
    • It comes to Blu-ray in this highly anticipated Ultra HD Combo Pack from Paramount Home Media Distribution featuring fair overall video quality, a complimentary Dolby Atmos immersive sound mix and legacy...

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