Movie club: Good Will Hunting

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Movie club: Good Will Hunting
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Lee Wright 10:57 PM
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me 11:04 PM
crucifix

Lee Wright 11:04 PM
crucifix
cross
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Lee Wright 11:05 PM
American Indians wear feathers as a headdress..
Good Will Hunting
old movie
Good English phrases
real people talking
dot or feather Indians
head band

Vasanth Prabakar 11:07 PM
woolen?

Lee Wright 11:07 PM
a feather
Will is a janitor
at a university (MIT).
felon
criminal history
assault
long list of offenses
but he is a math genius
chemistry (KEM is tree)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MIT, very famous
Solved a math problem on the board at night time
Another math problem
Will got caught solving the problem
and tried to help him
He taught math to him.

Vasanth Prabakar 11:11 PM
on parole?

Lee Wright 11:11 PM
On probation
?
Sponsored him
parole
He loved science
MIT is very famous!
Mandated job
Will had to see a shrink
psychologist
You muted Jörgen Olsson.

Lee Wright 11:14 PM
He was disrespectful and mocking of them.
Robin Williams was his old schoolmate
Will even made the psychologist cry.
Try to burn his math paper
Lambeau
(LAM bo)
or (lam BO)
He missed a ball game with a famous play.
Doctor found a way to connectd with Will.
Mentor, coach
orphan
no parents
foster care
abused
McGuire
They found solace and closure.
Cathartic release
Bronx
Boston
Massachusetts
Autumn
foliage
Lake and forest

Vasanth Prabakar 11:23 PM
misguided?

Lee Wright 11:23 PM
Will met a woman
studying medicine in Harvard
British
Affleck
Student hangout
showing off
talked back
taunt
retort
exchanging taunts and insults
Boys always ask for girls’ phone numbers (in the old days)
Hug
emotional
spoilers
climax
take a job
chronological order
He keeps ruining job opportunities
Will turned down a job for a girl.

Gerard Arbat 11:28 PM
t

Lee Wright 11:28 PM
Like the guy turning down the ball game for his girl.

Vasanth Prabakar 11:28 PM
c

Lee Wright 11:29 PM
Will and girl split up at one point but then got back together.
Good soundtrack
Feel-good movie
uplifting music
NSA
National Security Agency
“Secret Service”
Like Russian KGB maybe
explain it TO us
NSA wanted to use his math skills to decode/decrypt code

Vasanth Prabakar 11:31 PM
c

Gerard Arbat 11:31 PM
GRU is the new KGB

Lee Wright 11:31 PM
This script was written by Damon in college as an assignment.

Sergey Kotyukov 11:32 PM
GRU is the new CIA

Lee Wright 11:32 PM
from the horse’s mouth

Sergey Kotyukov 11:32 PM
FCB is the KGB
t

me 11:34 PM
He have a few

Lee Wright 11:34 PM
post office?
“Different Russias”
Attacking a policeman
don’t reach into your pocket when a policeman has a gun pointing at you.

Vasanth Prabakar 11:36 PM
q

me 11:37 PM
1. What do you think about Will’s deductions on the 1st counselor he met? Is that a guess?

Lee Wright 11:38 PM
He was gay?
Deduced that he was gay.

Gerard Arbat 11:38 PM
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Lee Wright 11:38 PM
He intuited it.
a feeling
the truth hurts

me 11:39 PM
2. Will was charged with assaulting a policeman and got out quickly. What would be the consequence if someone hits a policeman in your country?

Lee Wright 11:39 PM
If the policeman doesn’t press charges, then you can go free.

Gerard Arbat 11:39 PM
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Lee Wright 11:40 PM
black person
possible

Gerard Arbat 11:41 PM
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me 11:42 PM
3. Will was talking to a guy in the bar about getting the education for $150 that can be learned from a public library for $1.5. What is your opinion on that?

Lee Wright 11:42 PM
some “rough and tumble” (small fight)
$150 for a semester hour
The degree matters on paper.
Side benefits

Jörgen Olsson 11:43 PM
he got a certificate

Lee Wright 11:44 PM
Networking
pushing a broom
like a janitor

Sergey Kotyukov 11:45 PM
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Lee Wright 11:46 PM
It’s not WHAT you know, it’s WHO you know
(to get a good job)

Gerard Arbat 11:47 PM
q

me 11:49 PM
4. Will had the cigarette and igniters inside the prison. Does your country’s prison allow such activity?

Lee Wright 11:49 PM
to “test out” of a subject = to take the test only, without attending the classes. If you pass the exam, you pass the course.
4. I don’t know. I’m sure they can smoke outside.
But I don’t know about they light their cigarettes.
Old car lighters
t

Vasanth Prabakar 11:51 PM
c

Lee Wright 11:52 PM
matches
in a matchbox
out on bail

Gerard Arbat 11:52 PM
t

Lee Wright 11:52 PM
awaiting court
wick cigarette lighter
trashy-looking home
screen door
rope
broken air conditioner on the ground
lawn mower
junk
spool
cable spool
wooden steps
porch
shingle walls
things under the steps

Jörgen Olsson 11:56 PM
good can mean beneficial or virtuous or competent or suitable, handle well

Lee Wright 11:56 PM
vacuum cleaner
tank tread
college classroom
large
lecture hall
four chalkboards
overhead projectors
transparencies
chemistry sink
mats
aisle
student desks

Vasanth Prabakar 11:59 PM
c

Lee Wright 11:59 PM
heaters
or air conditioners
lockers
book lockers
wax buffer
to polish the floors
bulletin
buffer
brick walls

Jörgen Olsson 12:01 AM
He clicked the handle, moved it farword to end position

Lee Wright 12:01 AM
Pipes or conduits

Gerard Arbat 12:01 AM
t

Lee Wright 12:02 AM
stone tile floor

Jörgen Olsson 12:02 AM
t

Lee Wright 12:03 AM
doorway
fire alarm
fire exit sign
no fire extinguishers here?
fire hose station
collapsible fire hoses on a spool
curved ceiling
no mortar

Gerard Arbat 12:05 AM
I must run to work, bye!
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Lee Wright 12:06 AM
bricks are for prisons in Russia
The Stars and Stripes!
flag
bar
sweater
showing off their knowledge
glass of beer
wristwatch
a machine shop
fire extinguisher
vise (vize)
handtruck (dolly)
old metal desk
large tank on the left
conduit
light switches
pegboard above the desk

me 12:11 AM
dejavu

Lee Wright 12:11 AM
48 inch fluorescent light
No Smoking
sign
clipboard
one man is holding a clipboard
janitors’ workshop
Courtroom
the judge sits at the Bench
witnesses sit in the witness box

Sergey Kotyukov 12:14 AM
q

Vasanth Prabakar 12:14 AM
t

Lee Wright 12:15 AM
bailiffs

Jörgen Olsson 12:15 AM
the witness box use to be beside the Bench, I think

Lee Wright 12:16 AM
State flag
Court recorder
witness on the witness stand
security officers are called bailiffs
attorneys sit at their own table
policeman
to testify
phone on the attorneys’ desk
emergency light
exit sign
ventilation grile
grille
conduit
fence
gate
curtains
crowded
a mess
clean up your room!
Old-style monitor weighs 60 pounds
desk
table lamp
clip lamp
coffee table in front of couch/sofa
desk drawers
table
file cabinet
stool on the left
with paper on top

Vasanth Prabakar 12:22 AM
slippers?
sneakers?

Lee Wright 12:22 AM
sandals

Vasanth Prabakar 12:22 AM
CRT monitors

Lee Wright 12:23 AM
Under the monitor is the computer “box”

Vasanth Prabakar 12:23 AM
Cathode Ray Tube monitors

Lee Wright 12:23 AM
clip-on lamp
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