[Marxism] Matt Damon defends teachers from rightwing reporter

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Tue Aug 2 16:29:12 MDT 2011

On 8/2/11 6:06 PM, Eli Stephens wrote:

> Les: "damn, i'll have to start watching his movies again ...."
> Start with Green Zone, in which Damon's character exposes the completely
> bogus nature of the "WMD hunt" in post-invasion Iraq.
> Then move on to the Bourne trilogy, in which (SPOILER ALERTS!) Damon's
> character, a former U.S. Government assassin, exposes the illegal U.S.
> Government targeted assassination program.
> All really excellent movies, on top of the message (not that the message is
> the main feature of the Bourne series).

Damon is one of my favorite actors. His range is remarkable. While most 
people know him from the action films or "Good Will Hunting", his 
performance as a gay killer in "The Talented Mr. Ripley", based on a 
great Patricia Highsmith novel, is brilliant.

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