• Good Will Hunting (1997)

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Release Date: December 25th, 1997

DVD Release Date: December 8th, 1998

R|2 hr 6 min

Plot Summary
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).

Cast: Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver, Stellan SkarsgÄrd, Casey Affleck, Cole Hauser, Rachel Majorowski

Director: Gus Van Sant

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Miramax Films, Be Gentlemen Limited Partnership, Lawrence Bender Productions

Distributors: Miramax Films

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