Character Recommendations Based on Forrest Gump

Quint Jaws

A grizzled shark hunter with a love of the sea

Kumar Patel Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle

Always high, always hungry for sliders

Rocky Balboa Rocky Series

Not the strongest or fastest, but no one works harder – or punches a side of beef better

Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding The Shawshank Redemption

Prison is cruel, but the savvy Red has made a decent life for himself there

Major Marquis Warren The Hateful Eight

A talkative, sharp-eyed, and cold-hearted Civil War soldier-turned-bounty hunter

Alan Garner The Hangover

Oddball who's a one-man wolf pack

Hugh Glass The Revenant

A rugged frontiersman and consummate survivor whose relationship with the natural world is downright spiritual

Ben Stone Knocked Up

Laid-back stoner who wasn't planning on life's ultimate responsibility

Adonis "Donnie" Johnson Creed Creed

An underdog with nothing left to lose and everything to prove

Seth Superbad

Short-tempered, crude, and terrible at school, but hopefully nothing an epic party can't fix