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  1. From KFC reject to world's 70th richest man: Alibaba founder who...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    From KFC reject to world's 70th richest man: Alibaba founder who was inspired by Forrest Gump now worth $14bn after flotation and has made all his employees rich After his company's record-breaking entry into the U.S. stock market today, Alibaba founder Jack Ma has made it into the world's 100 richest men. But before his stratospheric rise to wealth and power at the head of his company, an internet giant which dominates the Chinese online economy, Ma couldn't even make it into a chicken shop.

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  2. Haley Joel Osment Learned How To Tie His Shoes While Filming 'Forrest Gump'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Switched

    At the end of the iconic movie "Forrest Gump," Jenny goes back to Forrest and reveals that he fathered her son, whom she names Forrest Jr. However, you may not have realized that the actor behind young Gump is former child star Haley Joel Osment. The actor, who broke out with "The Sixth Sense," spoke with HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri about his upcoming film "Tusk," and also tickled us by reminiscing about the 1994 Academy Award-winning movie.

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  3. Jack Ma is rock star of Wall Street with historicaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... a classic tale of American gumption. In fact, Ma seems to be leading the charmed life of his personal hero: Forrest Gump played by Tom Hanks in the 1994 film. Fifteen years ago when he was earning $20 a month, Ma said he traveled to Silicon Valley ...

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  4. Alibaba's Ma rides 'Forrest Gump' story...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Suria

    In his long road to riches, Alibaba founder Jack Ma says his inspiration has been the film character "Forrest Gump." Chinese online retail giant Alibaba founder Jack Ma waits on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York on September 19, 2014 - by Jewel Samad "I like that guy.

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  5. Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Loves Forrest GumpRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Curious Capitalist

    ... on what's set to be the biggest IPO in U.S. history When Alibaba founder Jack Ma is feeling down, he looks to Forrest Gump for inspiration. The Chinese billionaire, whose online retail giant is going public Friday in what's primed to be the biggest ...

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  6. Throwback Thursday: 'Forrest Gump' Ran Away With the Box Office in 1994Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hollywood Reporter

    "Whenever we made one step forward, something always knocked us two steps back," Oscar-winning producer Wendy Finerman says of the movie's long road to theaters goofy commentary on the stupidity of smartness." "Sensational" might have been an understatement.

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  7. PHOTO: Haley Joel Osment is pictured on Sept. 7, 2014 in Toronto, Canada.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | ABC News

    ... there was a reason for wearing it." Osment, 26, rose to fame years ago with roles in "The Sixth Sense" and " Forrest Gump ." Now, not only is he shooting "Yoga Hosers," but he also just wrapped a film called "Walrus" alongside Justin Long, and the ...

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  8. Audition Tapes: Robin Wright and Haley Joel Osment Audition with Tom Hanks for 'Forrest Gump'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Daily Actor

    Interestingly enough, Hanks doesn't quite have Gump's southern drawl down just yet while the other actors audition with him. In fact, Hanks would base Gump's voice on the voice of Michael Conner Humphreys , who played the young Forrest and who can also be seen in this audition reel.

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  9. Tom Hanks supports Meg Ryan through splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Store chart. The app comes in three versions for... Can you believe it's twenty years since Robert Zemeckis's Forrest Gump was first released? The weepy drama that won the 1994 Academy Awards for Best... News executives in America were left ...

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  10. Happy Hour RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

    ... and "unstable." Amanda, a 31-year-old African-American mother of five in Little Rock, compared the situation to Forrest Gump's box of chocolates: "You never know what you're going to get. One day you're okay; the next day there's something overseas ...

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  11. Haley Joel Osment sports heavier look in Kevin Smith film 'Yoga Hosers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Intelligence and Pay It Forward with Kevin Spacey. He made his movie debut playing actor Tom Hank's son in Forrest Gump . Since 2002, he has also provided the English voice for the main character in the Disney and Square Enix's Kingdom Hearts . ...

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  12. Lawrence Hicks: Ready To Rock 'n' RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Competitor Magazine

    The Indiana optometrist has run three dozen Rock 'n' Roll Series races since picking up the sport four years ago. Wanting to cross a half marathon off his bucket list, Lawrence Hicks, then 65, lined up at the a 2011 Nashville Country Music Marathon and Half Marathon, covered the 13.1-mile distance, then, in a virtual Forrest Gump impersonation, just kept on jogging.

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  13. Movie anniversaries: Films from landmark years coming back to big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and movie series near you. A few have already come and gone: Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing" (1989), "Forrest Gump" (1994), "The Wizard of Oz" (1939). And there are more on the way. So get your gifts (or at least a card) ready: Here's a look at the ...

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  14. Run Forrest Gump, Run to IMAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | ABC2 Maryland

    Coastal Flood Advisory issued September 11 at 1:50PM EDT expiring September 11 at 11:00PM EDT in effect for: Anne Arundel, Calvert, Saint Marys Coastal Flood Advisory issued September 11 at 1:50PM EDT expiring September 11 at 11:00PM EDT in effect for: Baltimore, Baltimore City Coastal Flood Advisory issued September 11 at 10:44AM EDT expiring September 11 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico Coastal Flood Advisory issued September 11 at 5:35AM EDT expiring September 11 at 10:00PM EDT in effect for: Anne Arundel, Calvert, Saint Marys Coastal Flood Advisory issued September 11 at 5:35AM EDT expiring September 11 at 10:00PM EDT in effect for: Anne Arundel, Calvert, Saint Marys Now you can see Tom Hanks in his Academy Award winning role as Forrest Gump, larger than life on IMAX.

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  15. Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Tom Hanks MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | RollingStone

    In honor of the movie's 20th anniversary, Forrest Gump recently hit IMAX theaters, leading us to reflect on the incredible career of Tom Hanks. When Bosom Buddies arrived on TV 1980, who would have imagined that he'd become one of the most acclaimed and beloved movie stars of the next three decades? Even if the 2010s have been hit-or-miss, everyone still loves the guy: He's a modern day Jimmy Stewart.

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  16. Haley Joel OsmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ABC News

    ... ago. In fact, Osment plays a Nazi in the new flick. So what has this growing actor -- whose first role was in " Forrest Gump " -- been up to over the past decade or so? Well, after "Sixth Sense," Osment brought his adorable boyish feature to the ...

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  17. Forrest GumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Spokane 7

    This Academy Award winner for Best Picture stars Tom Hanks as the good hearted, but painfully slow Forrest Gump, a man who manages to somehow be involved with almost every major event in history during the last half of the 20th Century. Spanning the course of his life, the story follows him as he grows from a weak child to a war hero to a shrimp boat captain, all the while pining for the love of his childhood friend Jenny, played by Robin Wright.

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  18. 'Forrest Gump' Soundtrack to Get Red, White and Blue Triple-LP ReissueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | RollingStone

    The 12-times platinum rock & roll soundtrack to Forrest Gump , which features songs by Elvis Presley , Creedence Clearwater Revival , Bob Dylan and more, will be available for the first time on vinyl in North America, to mark its 20th anniversary, this fall. The album's 32 tracks will be split across three LPs, colored red, white and blue.

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  19. Being a former child star is a - double-edged sword, Haley Joel Osment saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Telegram

    ... a nice thing to do to your audience. I think I would be trying too hard, you know?" His first film role was in "Forrest Gump" as the title character's son - "Yeah, that's not a bad way to start," Osment laughed - which he said he landed after the ...

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  20. Haley Joel Osment says being a former child star is a 'double-edged sword'Read the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Weyburn Review

    ... a nice thing to do to your audience. I think I would be trying too hard, you know?" His first film role was in "Forrest Gump" as the title character's son - "Yeah, that's not a bad way to start," Osment laughed - which he said he landed after the ...

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