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GOOD WILL HUNTING

THE FILM - TEACHING

 

Good Will Hunting 
"is a 1997 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant and starring Matt DamonRobin WilliamsBen AffleckMinnie 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 patient 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)

 

 

 

Elliott Smith - Miss Misery (YouTube)
+ LYRICS (lyricsfreak.com)
"Next door the tv's flashing 
Blue frames on the wall 
It's a comedy of errors, you see 
It's about taking a fall 
To vanish into oblivion 
Is easy to do..."

 


Good Will Hunting - a commentary
(dramatica.com)


AMG AllMovie Guide: Good Will Hunting
(answers.com)


Good Will Hunting quotes
(en.thinkexist.com)


Sound clips from Good Will Hunting
(reelwavs.com)

 

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TEACHING

 

Good Will Hunting - Quizzes
(funtrivia.com)

Good Will Hunting Assignment - a lesson - with worksheets
"The purpose of this lesson's activities is to review the modern approaches to psychology discussed in the opening lesson of the course.
The modern approaches to psychology are the foundation of psychology and knowledge of them are required to gain a full understanding of human behavior." 
(nasdschools.org)

How to listen to this scene: Good Will Hunting Park Scene
Learning Idioms from “Good Will Hunting”. A high-level listening exercise.
(blog.stuartmillenglish.com)


Good Will Hunting - Study guide with ideas for discussion
(damaris.org)


Good Will Hunting - a webquest
(sites.google.com)