Matt Damon has won many awards and accolades over his career of 31 years as an actor, filmmaker, producer, and screenwriter. He has received an Academy Award, two Golden Globes, and six Emmy Awards. He was also dubbed as the “Most Bankable Star” in the Forbes magazine and is one of the highest grossing actors of our time. Here are 5 amazing Matt Damon movies which one must watch.
The Talented Mr. Ripley
This movie features Matt Damon as the Tom Ripley, an antihero, where he cons his way into the life of a wealthy man Dickie and is infatuated with his extravagant lifestyle. This psychological thriller brings out Damon’s skills like nothing else.
Good Will Hunting
Matt Damon turned into a screenwriter and also starred in Good Will Hunting, alongside his buddy Ben Affleck. Damon plays a self-taught genius who works as a janitor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Robin Williams plays Will Hunting’s therapist.
Directed by Ridley Scott, this Matt Damon movie is based on a book of the same name. The film follows an astronaut who is stranded on Mars and is struggling to survive. This riveting movie takes us through the efforts to rescue and bring him home.
The Bourne Series
What happens with a skilled-to-protect-and-kill CIA agent suffers from dissociative amnesia? Matt Damon plays Jason Bourne, the CIA agent who must first find out who he is and protect himself from forces who want to harm him.
A man is planted as a mole in the police force by an Italian mafia boss. Another is planted in the mafia as a mole by the police to gather information about the crew. Both the men try to uncover the other’s identity before they’re outed themselves. The moles are played by Matt Damon and Leonardo DiCaprio.