US Film Registry

Tom Hanks holds his award for outstanding performance, male actor in a leading role for his part in the movie 'Forrest Gump' during the Inaugural Screen Actors Guild Awards Show. AFP PHOTO (Photo by Vince Bucci/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Forrest Gump’ To Be Preserved In US Film Registry

Forrest Gump’s oft-imitated line, “My momma always said, ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get’ ” will be immortalized among the nation’s treasures in the world’s largest archive of film, TV and sound recordings.