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Poll: Quiz Show Wonders

Which of these quiz show or spelling bee contestants* have the most intriguing story?

*No single episode sitcom shenanigans.

The clock is clicking down to zero. Write your answers down here for extra credit! No cheating!

Make Your Choice

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    Jason Bateman in Bad Words (2013)

    Guy Trilby (Jason Bateman) in Bad Words (2013)
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    Anil Kapoor and Dev Patel in Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

    Older Jamal (Dev Patel) from Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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    Akeelah and the Bee (2006)

    Akeelah (Keke Palmer) from Akeelah and the Bee (2006)
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    Flora Cross in Bee Season (2005)

    Eliza (Flora Cross) from Bee Season (2005)
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    The Venture Bros. (2003)

    Master Billy Quizboy (Doc Hammer) from The Venture Bros. (2003)
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    Spellbound (2002)

    The real life kids of Spellbound (2002)
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    Stanley Spector

    Stanley Spector (Jeremy Blackman) from Magnolia (1999)
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    Donnie climbs into the attic

    Quiz Kid Donnie Smith (William H. Macy) from Magnolia (1999)
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    John Turturro in Quiz Show (1994)

    Herbie Stempel (John Turturro) from Quiz Show (1994)
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    A Boy Named Charlie Brown (1969)

    Charlie Brown (Peter Robbins) from A Boy Named Charlie Brown (1969)
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    White Men Can't Jump (1992)

    Gloria Clemente (Rosie Perez) from White Men Can't Jump (1992)
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    Will Shortz in Wordplay (2006)

    Will Shortz and the crossword maestros from Wordplay (2006)
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    Ken Jennings in 1 vs. 100 (2006)

    Ken Jennings and his amazing winning streak on Jeopardy (1984)