Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, producer, and philanthropist whose career was launched following the success of the drama film Good Will Hunting (1997) from a screenplay he co-wrote with friend and actor Ben Affleck.
Hunchback of Notre Dame - how Disney ever thought to adapt this book into a 'family film' is baffling. This story is deeper, darker, more vile and twisted than expected - though the hellfire song from the Disney film gives a tiny taste of the Claude Frollo from the book. Its Hugo, so its long and dense, but well worth the read.
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007) The true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffers a stroke and has to live with an almost totally paralysed body. It's a lot better than it sounds.