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Bad Genius (2017)

Chalard games goeng (original title)
TV-MA | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 3 May 2017 (Thailand)
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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying ... Lynn
Eisaya Hosuwan Eisaya Hosuwan ... Grace
Teeradon Supapunpinyo ... Pat
Chanon Santinatornkul ... Bank
Thaneth Warakulnukroh ... Lynn's father
Sarinrat Thomas Sarinrat Thomas ... Headmistress
Ego Mikitas ... STIC Supervisor
Pasin Kuansataporn Pasin Kuansataporn ... Tong
Sahajak Boonthanakit ... Pat's father
Kanjana Vinaipanid Kanjana Vinaipanid ... Pat's mother
Yuthapong Varanukrohchoke Yuthapong Varanukrohchoke ... Mr. Sophon
Nopawat Likitwong Nopawat Likitwong ... Exam Proctor
Vittawin Veeravidhayanant Vittawin Veeravidhayanant ... Pat's friend
Suwijak Mahatthanachotwanich Suwijak Mahatthanachotwanich ... Pat's friend
Narwin Rathlertkarn Narwin Rathlertkarn ... Pat's friend
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Lynn, a genius high school student who makes money by helping others cheat tests, receives a new task that leads her to Sydney, Australia. In order to complete the millions-Baht task, Lynn and her classmate 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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The 'Steve Pat' scene where he persuades other students to join his cheating project is inspired by Steve Jobs (2015) and The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). See more »

Quotes

Pat: We get to choose the university, the university doesn't get to choose us!
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Referenced in Sardonicast: Onward, Contagion, Bad Genius (2020) See more »

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Entertaining and interesting movie! Got To Watch
27 February 2019 | by Oliver-DawsonSee all my reviews

Now im not watching many Asian movies, but when i watched this ones trailer, i knew that i have to watch it and oh boy i was right. Actors are amazing in this and so is the story. The director,writer and cast knew what they were doing and were doing it right. What sold me on this was the fact that they didnt use CGI or if they did it was so small i didnt even notice. 9/10 Must watch!


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Country:

Thailand

Language:

Thai | English

Release Date:

3 May 2017 (Thailand) See more »

Also Known As:

Bad Genius See more »

Filming Locations:

Bangkok, Thailand See more »

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THB60,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$44,560,421
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GDH 559, Jorkwang Films See more »
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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