How to Dress Like Forrest Gump

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"Life is like a box of chocolates -- you never know what you're gonna get." But if you dress like Forrest Gump, you know you'll probably get some smiles from fans of the 1994 film. Dress like the movie-poster photo of Forrest by pairing a tan suit with a button-up shirt in a wide-check, light blue plaid. Complete the outfit with a pair of worn '80s-style Nike running shoes, red and blue striped socks, and a brown suitcase for extra authenticity.

Run, Forrest, Run

To look like Forrest as he ran across the country, wear a long, matted brown wig and beard, along with a billowing, dark rain poncho and a sweatsuit. For the younger Forrest running, wear a yellow V-neck tee and a pair of red athletic shorts with white Nikes. Dress like Forrest on his fishing boat by wearing a men's undershirt, jeans and a tan cap -- or top it off with a Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. hat.