Good Will Hunting

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama Romance
  • Release year: 1997
  • Running time: 127 min
Will Hunting (Matt Damon) has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau (Stellan Skarsgard), who decides to help the misguided... read more
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Will Hunting (Matt Damon) has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau (Stellan Skarsgard), who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. When Will is arrested for attacking a police officer, Professor Lambeau makes a deal to get leniency for him if he will get treatment from therapist Sean Maguire (Robin Williams).

Original Release

12/05/1997

US Release

12/05/1997

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Cast

Robin Williams Sean / Sean Maguire
Matt Damon Will / Will Hunting
Ben Affleck Chuckie / Chuckie Sullivan
Stellan Skarsgard Lambeau / Gerald Lambeau
Minnie Driver Skylar
Casey Affleck Morgan / Morgan O'Mally
Cole Hauser Billy / Billy McBride
John Mighton Tom
Rachel Majorowski Krystyn
Colleen McCauley Cathy
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Gus Van Sant

Writers

Matt Damon, Ben Affleck

Cast

Robin Williams Sean / Sean Maguire
Matt Damon Will / Will Hunting
Ben Affleck Chuckie / Chuckie Sullivan
Stellan Skarsgard Lambeau / Gerald Lambeau
Minnie Driver Skylar
Casey Affleck Morgan / Morgan O'Mally
Cole Hauser Billy / Billy McBride
John Mighton Tom
Rachel Majorowski Krystyn
Colleen McCauley Cathy
Matt Mercier Barbershop Quartet #1
Ralph St. George Barbershop Quartet #2
Rob Lynds Barbershop Quartet #3
Dan Washington Barbershop Quartet #4
Alison Folland M.I.T. Student / MIT Student
Derrick Bridgeman M.I.T. Student / MIT Student
Vik Sahay M.I.T. Student / MIT Student
Shannon Egleson Girl on Street
Rob Lyons Carmine Scarpaglia
Steven Kozlowski Carmine Friend #1

Producers

Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Jonathan Gordon Executive Producer
Su Armstrong Executive Producer
Scott Mosier Executive Producer
Kevin Smith Executive Producer
Lawrence Bender Producer
Chris Moore Producer

Editors

Pietro Scalia

1998 Oscar Best Picture Nominated
1998 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1998 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Won
1998 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
1998 Oscar Best Director Nominated
1998 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen Won
1998 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
1998 Oscar Best Music, Original Song Nominated
1998 Oscar Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Screenplay - Motion Picture Won
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