Matt Damon and Ben Affleck wrote a screenplay, starred in this movie, and won an Oscar for their writing. A classic movie about a working-class genius won out hearts for many reasons: it has that great Robin Williams performance, it made indie director Gus Van Sant famous, it features beautiful music and it makes everybody cry. But did you know that the studio forced Matt Damon and Ben Affleck to rewrite the screenplay multiple times before actually shooting the movie? They even included a gay scene in one of the drafts as a test to see if anyone there was paying attention to their writing. Nobody said anything.
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