Good Will Hunting
It seems like there is a former movie location around every corner in Boston.
The Brighton man who started what has become a giant the memorial to Robin Williams in the Boston Public Garden now says he’s overwhelmed by how much it has caught on.
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon released statements after the death of Robin Williams.
Robin Williams will be remembered for many playing many, many characters, but his Academy Award-winning role as an empathetic therapist in the 1997 film “Good Will Hunting” left his mark on Boston.
The entertainment world, and fans in New England are remembering actor and comedian Robin Williams, who died Monday in an apparent suicide at his home near San Francisco.
Local fans are leaving messages and quotes written in chalk at the bench in Boston Public Garden where Williams’ and Matt Damon’s characters shared a pivotal scene in the movie “Good Will Hunting”.
Robin Williams won an Academy Award for his role in the 1997 film “Good Will Hunting.”
Film buffs, film geeks and just plain fans of Boston history can enjoy great sites pertaining to film in Boston. They can also catch film showings and perhaps even learn how to make them.