1997 8.3 Stars! Winner of 2 Oscars - Gus Van Sant movie written by Damon and Affleck. One of the best movies of all time. Damon plays Will, a math genius who should be in college but instead is working at MIT as a janitor. After solving several challenging math problems left on a chalkboard by Professor Lambeau played by Stellan Skarsgard, during the night - one of which took the professor's colleagues 2 years to prove, Lambeau tracks Will down. in the meantime Will gets in a fight is arrested and is facing jail when Lambeau intervenes and offers a choice - Jail or Lambeau's personal supervision with therapy. Will chooses the latter and even though he doesn't think he needs therapy - He is paired up with Sean (Williams) the therapist that will change his life! This movie is pure genius, the poignant story of Sean and Will's relationship, how it grows, and how Will has to come to terms with his past to be able to welcome his future. Minnie Driver also stars as Will's love interest, Skylar. Rated R and 126 minutes in length.