Good Will Hunting (1997)

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Some people can never believe in themselves, until someone believes in them.

Directed By Gus Van Sant Gus Van Sant Starring Matt Damon Matt Damon  •  Robin Williams Robin Williams  •  Ben Affleck Ben Affleck  •  Stellan Skarsgård Stellan Skarsgård  •  Minnie Driver Minnie Driver Genres Coming-of-Age  •  Drama  •  Psychological Drama  •  Romance  •  Romantic Drama Studios &
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Academy Award Nominated  •  Lionsgate Entertainment  •  Academy Award Best Picture Nominated  •  Miramax Films  •  Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Nominated  •  Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Winning  •  MTV Movie Award for Best Movie Nominated
Release Info 1997-12-02T00:00:00Z December 2, 1997
Color  •  126 minutes R Rated R
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Comments (9)

 
Wade92

Wade92 on 9/21/2014 Reply  · 

This is such a great movie. Robin Williams was terrific.

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JC13

JC13 on 1/17/2016 Reply  · 

Great cast and a really good story. Gotta love that ending.

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Koroy

Koroy on 2/14/2016 Reply  · 

Definietly a good movie.But it was cliched to death pretty much.Genius janitor.Check.Good for nothing friends.Check.Anger issues.Check.Hating to earn money.Check.Still 7/10 from me

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bombersflyup

bombersflyup on 8/22/2018 Reply  · 

no cliches

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phonyfilmfan

phonyfilmfan on 9/11/2020 Reply  · 

Are you blind?

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hambone88

hambone88 on 8/24/2016 Reply  · 

The soundtrack/score was very dated. But I really did enjoy the diolouge. Will and Sean were both really fleshed out characters that I had a great time watching.

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PiccoloKing

PiccoloKing on 9/1/2018 Reply  · 

Nothing special imo...

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phonyfilmfan

phonyfilmfan on 9/11/2020 Reply  · 

One of the most overrated films of all-time. Despite its facade of relatable, coming-of-age drama, Will is honestly nothing than a self-projected wish fulfillment figure for angsty, adolescent youths out there. The story, once you break it all down, basically boils down to "I'm too smart for anyone to comprehend, but I'm also damaged as a result of events completely out of my control growing up." Basically, it's what every teenager thinks/wishes they are.

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robela

robela on Sep 15 Reply  · 

Need to rewatch but the first watch was pretty underwhelming

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