Good Will Hunting is a 1997 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant, and stars Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver and Stellan Skarsgård. Written by Affleck and Damon, and with Damon in the title role, the film follows 20-year-old South Boston laborer Will Hunting, an unrecognized genius who, as part of a deferred prosecution agreement after assaulting a police officer, becomes a client of a therapist (Williams) and studies advanced mathematics with a renowned professor (Skarsgård). Through his therapy sessions, Will re-evaluates his relationships with his best friend (Affleck), his girlfriend (Driver) and himself, facing the significant task of thinking about his future. Wikipedia
Good Will Hunting is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, American drama films, Films set in Massachusetts, Films featuring a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award winning performance, Films whose writer won the Best Original Screenplay Academy Award, Miramax films, Films about psychiatry, Boston, Massachusetts in fiction and Films shot in Toronto.
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