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Good Will Hunting (1997) - Information

8.10/10
6,957 Votes
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Will Hunting 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, 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.

  • Country: Canada, United States of America
  • Duration: 127 min.
  • Language: English

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List Similar Movies To Good Will Hunting (1997)

Like #1

Boys Don't Cry (1999)

7.50/10
740 Votes
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Female born, Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 118 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #2

Lolita (1997)

7.10/10
731 Votes
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Urbane professor Humbert Humbert marries a New England widow to be near her nymphet daughter.

  • Country: France, French Republic, United States of America
  • Duration: 137 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #3

Frequency (2000)

7.10/10
951 Votes
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When a rare phenomenon gives police officer John Sullivan the chance to speak to his father, 30 years in the past, he takes the opportunity to prevent his dad's tragic death. After his actions inadvertently give rise to a series of brutal murders he and his father must find a way to fix the consequences of altering time.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 118 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #4

Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

7.20/10
1,375 Votes
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Harold Crick is a lonely IRS agent whose mundane existence is transformed when he hears a mysterious voice narrating his life.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 113 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #5

In Her Shoes (2005)

6.00/10
810 Votes
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Irresponsible party girl, Maggie is kicked out of her father's and stepmother's home—where she lives for free—and is taken in by her hard-working sister, Philadelphia lawyer, Rose. After Maggie's disruptive ways ruin her sister's love life, Rose turns her out as well. But when their grandmother, who they never knew existed, comes into their lives, the sisters face some complicated truths about themselves and their family.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 130 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #6

The Wife (2018)

7.20/10
639 Votes
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A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.

  • Country: Sweden, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 100 min.
  • Language: English, Swedish

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Like #7

Heavenly Creatures (1994)

7.10/10
531 Votes
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Wealthy and precocious teenager Juliet transfers from England to New Zealand with her family, and soon befriends the quiet, brooding Pauline through their shared love of fantasy and literature. When their parents begin to suspect that their increasingly intense and obsessive bond is becoming unhealthy, the girls hatch a dark plan for those who threaten to keep them apart.

  • Country: New Zealand
  • Duration: 109 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #8

Vanilla Sky (2001)

6.80/10
2,313 Votes
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David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between illusion and reality, between life and death, are blurred.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 136 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #9

Ice Princess (2005)

6.10/10
580 Votes
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With the help of her coach, her parents, and the boy who drives the Zamboni machine, nothing can stop Casey from realizing her dream to be a champion figure skater.

  • Country: United States of America, Canada
  • Duration: 98 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #10

The Butterfly Effect (2004)

7.50/10
4,434 Votes
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A young man struggles to access sublimated childhood memories. He finds a technique that allows him to travel back into the past, to occupy his childhood body and change history. However, he soon finds that every change he makes has unexpected consequences.

  • Country: Canada, United States of America
  • Duration: 113 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #11

Tootsie (1982)

7.20/10
958 Votes
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When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego - Dorothy Michaels - in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a feminist icon and ends up in a romantic pickle.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #12

Annihilation (2018)

6.30/10
5,329 Votes
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A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

  • Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Duration: 115 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #13

The Departed (2006)

8.10/10
9,153 Votes
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To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises through the police ranks. But both sides soon discover there's a mole among them.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 151 min.
  • Language: English, cn

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The Town (2010)

7.20/10
2,779 Votes
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Doug MacRay is a longtime thief, who, smarter than the rest of his crew, is looking for his chance to exit the game. When a bank job leads to the group kidnapping an attractive branch manager, he takes on the role of monitoring her – but their burgeoning relationship threatens to unveil the identities of Doug and his crew to the FBI Agent who is on their case.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 125 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #15

(500) Days of Summer (2009)

7.20/10
6,381 Votes
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Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom rediscovers his true passions in life.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 95 min.
  • Language: English, French, Swedish

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Like #16

The Dilemma (2011)

5.40/10
556 Votes
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Longtime friends Ronny and Nick are partners in an auto-design firm. They are hard at work on a presentation for a dream project that would really launch their company. Then Ronny spots Nick's wife out with another man, and in the process of investigating the possible affair, he learns that Nick has a few secrets of his own. As the presentation nears, Ronny agonizes over what might happen if the truth gets out.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 111 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #17

Friends with Benefits (2011)

6.60/10
5,341 Votes
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Dylan and Jamie think it's going to be easy to add the simple act of sex to their friendship, despite what Hollywood romantic comedies would have them believe. They soon discover however that getting physical really does always lead to complications.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 109 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #18

The Jacket (2005)

6.90/10
860 Votes
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A military veteran goes on a journey into the future, where he can foresee his death and is left with questions that could save his life and those he loves.

  • Country: Germany, United States of America
  • Duration: 103 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #19

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

7.40/10
4,928 Votes
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Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family vacation turns violent.

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 116 min.
  • Language: English

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Like #20

Playing It Cool (2014)

5.90/10
479 Votes
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The story of a young man disillusioned by love who meets a breathtaking young woman at a charity dinner by pretending to be a philanthropist. Turns out that she’s engaged to a guy who doesn’t like her going on dates. Challenged by the chase, and egged on by his eclectic friends, he feigns a platonic relationship in order to keep seeing her as he tries to conquer her heart

  • Country: United States of America
  • Duration: 94 min.
  • Language: English

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