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Bad Genius (2017)

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Lynn, a genius high school student who makes money by cheating tests, receives a new task that leads her to set foot on Sydney, Australia. In order to complete the millions-Baht task, Lynn and her classmates have to finish the international STIC(SAT) exam and deliver the answers back to her friends in Thailand before the exam takes place once again in her home country.
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Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying ...
Eisaya Hosuwan ...
Teeradon Supapunpinyo ...
Pat
Chanon Santinatornkul ...
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Sarinrat Thomas ...
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Pasin Kuansataporn ...
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Pat's father
Kanjana Vinaipanid ...
Pat's mother
Yuthapong Varanukrohchoke ...
Mr. Sophon
Nopawat Likitwong ...
Exam Proctor
Vittawin Veeravidhayanant ...
Pat's friend
Suwijak Mahatthanachotwanich ...
Pat's friend
Narwin Rathlertkarn ...
Pat's friend
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Lynn, a genius high school student who makes money by cheating tests, receives a new task that leads her to set foot on Sydney, Australia. In order to complete the millions-Baht task, Lynn and her classmates have to finish the international STIC(SAT) exam and deliver the answers back to her friends in Thailand before the exam takes place once again in her home country.

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3 May 2017 (Thailand)  »

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THB 60,000,000 (estimated)
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Bad Genius's original name is '2B COME WON' which means the mission completed by 2B pencil and also can read as 'To Become One'. In the scene Pat speaks on the stage and persuades people to join in cheating program, the project is noticeably named '2B COME WON' See more »

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Headmistress: Remember, school is a place for studying, not making money.
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A commendable movie
17 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

Bad Genius is well-balanced between entertaining and educational purposes, but still manages to be restrained and realistic. You can fell related to the characters if you used to be an Asian student. The young cast's performances are persuasive. It is a film made with sincere and intimacy. Some people don't like the ending but I find it satisfying.


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