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Flashback Friday! Watch Tom Hanks's Audition Tape for Forrest Gump

Flashback Friday! Watch Tom Hanks's Audition Tape for Forrest Gump

Originally posted 08/08/2014 03:45PM

In the clip, taped 20 years ago, the actor reads alongside costar Robin Wright

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UpdatePosted 06/25/2014 11:05AM

Life Is Like What? Forrest Gump Gets an Honest Trailer 20 Years Later

Originally posted 06/25/2014 10:20AM

Run, Forrest, run! The parody videos are coming.

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Summer of 1994: 20 Things America Was Obsessing Over 20 Years Ago | OJ Simpson Trial, Forrest Gump

Summer of 1994: 20 Things America Was Obsessing Over 20 Years Ago

Originally posted 06/20/2014 03:00PM

Close your eyes and imagine a simpler time: 20 years ago, when there were only 60 channels on cable TV and no such thing as an iPhone, or an iPad, or an iAnything. It's the summer of 1994, emojis are an unknown entity, and Butterfinger BBs are plentiful. Sheryl Crow is spinning on your walkman, and life is good.

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The Fault in Our Movies: 12 of the Most Beautiful People Dying Young on Film | Steel Magnolias, Ali MacGraw, Julia Roberts, Shailene Woodley

UpdatePosted 06/08/2014 02:00PM

The Fault in Our Movies: See 12 of the Most Beautiful People Dying Young on Film

Originally posted 06/03/2014 11:15AM

According to author John Green, his acclaimed young-adult novel The Fault in Our Stars was intended as a revision of the classic cancer-story tropes of saintly sufferers and soft-lit deaths.

But there's one convention the upcoming film adaptation doesn't subvert – like many of their cinematic predecessors, Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort spend their last months positively glowing.

It's yet another reminder that, in the movies, dying is often the best makeover.

In anticipation of the opening of the film adaptation of the book, here's a brief history of beautiful people in movies who left us too soon.

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