The Ultimate Good Will Hunting Quiz


By: J.P. Naomi

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Do you like apples? I got the girl, how do you like them apples!? It's time to see how well you remember Good Will Hunting! Take this quiz now to find out...

When was the release of Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting was released on December 5, 1997.


What is the name of the main character in Good Will Hunting?

Good Will Hunting gross more than $272,000 in its opening weekend. By July 1998, it had brought in more than $138 million at the box office.


Which famous actor played the role of Will Hunting?

Matt Damon was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


What is Will's occupation in Good Will Hunting?

He works as a janitor at a university.


For which Massachusetts university does Will work?

MIT stands for Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


Will has a specific intelligence for which subject matter?

He solves problems left on the chalkboard by one of the professors.


Where does Will live?

He lives alone in a barely furnished apartment.


Good Will Hunting was written by Matt Damon and __________.

The pair won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.


How old is Will Hunting?

He is just a 20-year old kid from South Boston who works and spends his free time drinking with friends.


What is Ben Affleck's character name in Good Will Hunting?

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon were childhood friends.


What is the name of the math professor who leaves a challenging math problem on the chalkboard for his students to solve?

Professor Gerald Lambeau was portrayed by actor Stellan Skarsgård of Sweden.


Out one night at a bar, what is the name of the girl who Will meets and likes?

Skylar attends Harvard, not MIT.


Which famous actress plays the role of Skylar?

Minnie Driver was born Amelia Fiona J. Driver on January 31, 1970.


Why does Will get arrested?

He defends himself at his court appearance.


Who arranges for Will to forgo his jail time if he agrees to supervise him?

Lambeau just wanted him to help solve math problems!


In order to forego jail time, Will had to agree to study mathematics with Lambeau and _________.

Will did not believe he needed therapy but agreed to it anyways.


Who is the therapist that Will finally opens up to?

Professor Lambeau called on Sean after several other therapists refused to see Will anymore.


How do Professor Lambeau and Dr. Maguire know each other?

The two haven't talked much in years, but agree to work together on Will's case.


Where does Dr. Sean Maguire teach in Good Will Hunting?

He is a psychology teacher at BHCC.


Sean met his wife by giving up his ticket to the __________.

He had a ticket to game 6 of the 1975 World Series in order to meet and spend time with his - would-be-future-wife.


In one of their earlier sessions, how did Will offend Sean?

Will analyzes a painting on Sean's wall and determines that Sean feels guilty over his wife's death. Sean is enraged by this and grabs Will by the throat.


How did Sean's wife die?

It is apparent that Sean is still very much in love with his deceased wife and misses her dearly.


Where is Skylar moving to?

She asks Will to move with her.


Where is Skylar going to continue her education?

She is due to begin medical school soon.


"I had to go see _______."

Sean reads this note and says, "Son of a bitch...He stole my line!"


"I don't care if _______ walks in the room, that's Game 6!!"

Will is outraged that Sean passed up the chance to go to the World Series to instead see about a girl.


"Well, I got her number. How do you like ______."

Do you like apples? Yeah. Well I got her number. How do you like them apples?


How many siblings does Will have?

They are all older brothers and he comes from an Irish Catholic family.


When Will cries in the arms of Sean during one of their sessions, what does Sean repeatedly say to Will?

Sean was comforting him after Will had a session recalling his abuse as a child.


What did Will's friends give him for his birthday?

It was a rebuilt Chevy Nova for his 21st birthday.


What was Chuckie's one wish for Will?

Chuckie knew that Will's ticket out of their life was his brains. He wanted Will to use his talent to seek a better life for himself.


What type of work did Will do with Chuckie?

When Will tells Chuckie that he wants to be a laborer for the rest of his life, Chuckie tells him of his recurring wish to knock on Will's door one morning and find that he just isn't there because he's gone off to do something better!


Who does Will send to his interview in his place?

He sent Chuckie as his 'chief negotiator' to an amazing interview opportunity with the National Security Agency, and Lambeau was angry!


Where was Good Will Hunting primarily filmed?

Though, there were several scenes filmed in Canada.


For how many Academy Awards was Good Will Hunting nominated?

It won two! One for Best Supporting Actor for Robin Williams, and one for Best Original Screenplay for Matt Damon and Ben Affleck.


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