Movies like Good Will Hunting (1997)
If you're looking for some great movies that are a lot like Good Will Hunting, here is our list of similar films:
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    1. Good Will Hunting

    #224 most popular movie yesterday

    The Theory of Everything is a poignant exploration of the life of Stephen Hawking, his groundbreaking work, and his struggle with ALS. Like Good Will Hunting, it's an emotional journey that illustrates the intersection of genius and the human spirit.

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    2. A Beautiful Mind

    #359 most popular movie yesterday

    A Beautiful Mind delves into the complexities of the human mind, showcasing the story of John Nash, a mathematical genius who battles schizophrenia. Like Good Will Hunting, it merges the struggle of intellect with emotional growth, resonating with audiences who appreciate tales of personal triumph over adversity.

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    3. The Social Network

    #364 most popular movie yesterday

    Capturing the birth of a revolutionary company, The Social Network is about ambition, brilliance, and the complex road to success. It shares with Good Will Hunting the theme of young genius grappling with their place in the world.

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    4. The Pursuit of Happyness

    #451 most popular movie yesterday

    This stirring biographical drama presents a man's unwavering pursuit of his dreams, despite overwhelming odds. Sharing Good Will Hunting's message of hope and tenacity, The Pursuit of Happyness portrays the power of determination and fatherhood.

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    5. Dead Poets Society

    #493 most popular movie yesterday

    Carpe diem! Dead Poets Society captures the inspiring relationship between a teacher and his students, echoing Good Will Hunting's themes of self-discovery and the pursuit of one's passions against the grain of societal expectations.

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    6. Rain Man

    #531 most popular movie yesterday

    Rain Man tells the remarkable story of two brothers, one of whom is an autistic savant. It paints a picture of unconventional genius, much like Good Will Hunting, and delves into the depths of family ties and personal growth.

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    7. The Theory of Everything

    #1,763 most popular movie yesterday

    The Theory of Everything is a poignant exploration of the life of Stephen Hawking, his groundbreaking work, and his struggle with ALS. Like Good Will Hunting, it's an emotional journey that illustrates the intersection of genius and the human spirit.

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    8. Finding Forrester

    #2,018 most popular movie yesterday

    Fans of Good Will Hunting will connect with Finding Forrester's story of a unique bond between an underprivileged prodigy and an enigmatic writer. This film explores similar themes of mentorship, potential, and the push to break free from societal constraints.

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    9. October Sky

    #2,312 most popular movie yesterday

    Based on a true story, October Sky follows a teenager inspired to take up rocketry against the wishes of his coal miner father. It echoes the inspirational and aspirational tone of Good Will Hunting, showcasing the triumph of dreams amid adversity.