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    Matt Damon Said His Daughter Refuses To Watch "Good Will Hunting" For A Very Funny Reason

    Matt's daughter is missing out!

    Matt Damon’s daughter doesn’t know why her father won an Oscar for his performance in 1997’s Good Will Hunting.

    During a recent appearance on CBS This Morning, Damon revealed his daughter has never seen the movie and said she’s holding off on watching it because she fears it “might be good.”

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    "She doesn't want to see any movies that I'm in that she thinks might be good,” he said. “She just likes to give me shit.”

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    "My daughter said, 'Hey remember that movie you did, The Wall?' I said, 'It was called The Great Wall.' She goes, 'Dad, there was nothing great about that movie.' She keeps my feet firmly on the ground,” he laughed.

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    Damon said he loves that his kids are so critical about his work because it shows that they have respect for his profession.

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    "I like that they know that I love my job," Damon added. "They know it's time-consuming and a lot of work, and that it fills me up."

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    Maybe one day, Damon will watch Good Will Hunting with his kids. The movie is so good that not seeing it should be a crime.

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