FIVER wrote:Forest Gump does NOT show what American culture is like. Nothing can really capture what a country's atmosphere is like. Do you think there is a movie in your country that shows what your culture is like perfectly? I think not. Movies over exaggerate everything.
In my opinion movies ARE a part of culture! It is wellknown that a typical american knows more from Hollywood movies that from his school's lessons in every spheres ...maybe except math... Hollywood and CNN's TV are more effective tools in USA than even religion in muslim countries