Matt Damon All Time Top Movies, Upcoming Movies 2015-2016 : Matt Damon or Matthew Paige Damon was born in Boston, Massachusetts in the year 1970 on 8 October. He was born to Nancy Carlsson-Paide who is, a professor at the Lesley University and a realtor, tax Preparer as well as realtor Kent Damon who is a also a stockbroker. Matt is the younger brother of Kyle, who is a sculptor by profession. Matt’s mother is of Swedish origin and Finnish ancestry on the other hand, his father is of Scottish origin with English decent. Matt and his brother Kyle moved to Cambridge to live with his mother when their parents got divorced in the year 1973, until when they lived in Newton. He was brought up near actor Ben Affleck and lived in a stable community. He is not just a gifted actor, but is a producer, screenwriter as well as a philanthropist.
Knowing the star Matt Damon and his skills
Damon attended Cambridge school and this was where he learned as well as performed numerous theatre performances. He completed his majoring in English at the Harvard University. During his tenure at Harvard, Matt skipped many classes to chase his career in acting, this was inclusive of his projects, such as School Ties, prep-school drama, Rising Sun and the TNT original film. He dropped out of the university while completing his project movie Geronimo: An American Legend. Mystic Pizza was the first movie of Matt in Hollywood. Matt played the key role in the movie Saving Private Ryan in the year 1998, which was a Steven Spielberg movie. It was a great hit and Matt’s performance was liked and appreciated by all. Matt got the occasion of working with acclaimed actors such as Vin Diesel and Tom Hanks in the film. In the same year came another movie that starred Matt Damon and that movie was Rounders. In this movie career, Matt formed great friendship with Brad Pitt and George Clooney with whom he carried out projects of charity. He is a great actor and a great philanthropist at the same time.
Following are some of the most memorable movies that starred Matt Damon and were blockbuster hits.
1. Ocean’s Thirteen: The movie starred Matt Damon, Brad Pitt, and George Clooney. It was written by Davin Levien and Brain Koppelman and was directed by Steven Soderbergh. The story is about is highly engaging and is full of action, drama and a lot of action again.
2. The Bourne Identity: The movie starred Chris Cooper, Matt Damon, and Franka Potente. It is directed by talented director Dough Liman and is written by W. Blake Herron as well as Tony Gilroy. The plot is about a man who is suffering from amnesia and is found bullet-riddled in a fishing boat. It is his journey of regaining his memory.
3. Saving Private Ryan: The story of the film Saving Private Ryan is written by Robert Rodat. it is directed by Steven Spielberg and it stars Tom Sizemore, Matt Damon and Tom Hanks. The movie is action packed and is about some soldiers entering the enemy lines in order to save one of their own. The action sequences in the movie will completely thrill you.
4. Good Will Hunting: The movie starred Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, and Robin Williams; it is written by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon and is directed by Gus Van Sant. The story is about a janitor at MIT names Will Hunting, who is an excellent mathematician however, required to find direction in life with the help of a psychologist.
5. The Departed: The story starred Jack Nicholson, Matt Damon, and Leonardo DI-Caprio and is written by Alan Mak as well as William Monahan. It is directed by Martin Scorsese. The departed is a story about an undercover cop who gains access in an Irish gang and finds out a cop working with the gang and who happens with them thereafter.
List of top films of Matt Damon
1. Good Will Hunting (1997)
2. The Rainmaker (1997)
3. Chasing Amy (1997)
4. Rounders (1998)
5. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
6. Dogma (1999)
7. Finding Forrester (2000)
8. All the Pretty Horses (2000)
9. The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)
10. The Majestic (2001)
11. Ocean’s Eleven (2001)
12. The Bourne Identity (2002)
13. Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
14. Stuck on You (2003)
15. Ocean’s Twelve (2004)
16. The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
17. Syriana (2005)
18. The Brothers Grimm (2005)
19. The Good Shepherd (2006)
20. The Departed (2006)
Upcoming movies of Matt Damon in 2015-2016
Matt Damon established himself as one of the leading stars of Hollywood with his exceptional skill of acting. Here is the list of Upcoming movies of Matt Damon
• The Martian- To be Released 2015
Matt Damon has had an amazing career and is expected to do many more enthralling movies to enchant the audiences.