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14th Apr '16 2:44:32 PM Paranoia
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* Kevin Sandusky of ''Film/TropicThunder'' is the one who knows what is going on the most. He recognized the Heroin Processing plant, he can read the map, and [[spoiler: he's the only one of the actors who had actually read the script and the book.]]

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* Kevin Sandusky of ''Film/TropicThunder'' is the one who knows what is going on the most. He recognized the Heroin Processing plant, he can read the map, and [[spoiler: he's the only one of the actors who had actually read the script and the book.]]
27th Feb '16 10:46:26 AM nombretomado
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* Bruce Banner in ''Film/TheAvengers''. While the "[[ComicBook/IncredibleHulk other guy]]" gets his share of action, Nick Fury brings Bruce into the plot specifically because he knows more about gamma radiation than anyone on the planet. Tony Stark, InsufferableGenius extraordinaire, doesn't even mind playing Bruce's assistant.
* Breaker from ''Film/GIJoeTheRiseOfCobra''.
** Lady Jaye from ''Film/GIJoeRetaliation''.
* Pete from ''[[Film/{{Neighbors2014}} Neighbors]]''.

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* Bruce Banner in ''Film/TheAvengers''.''Film/{{The Avengers|2012}}''. While the "[[ComicBook/IncredibleHulk other guy]]" gets his share of action, Nick Fury brings Bruce into the plot specifically because he knows more about gamma radiation than anyone on the planet. Tony Stark, InsufferableGenius extraordinaire, doesn't even mind playing Bruce's assistant.
* %%* Breaker from ''Film/GIJoeTheRiseOfCobra''.
** %%** Lady Jaye from ''Film/GIJoeRetaliation''.
* %%* Pete from ''[[Film/{{Neighbors2014}} Neighbors]]''.''Film/{{Neighbors|2014}}''.
5th Feb '16 7:53:33 AM RAMChYLD
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* Felix from WebVideo/TheBenHeckShow has become an EnsembleDarkhorse because of his software-savvyness, especially in Linux.
17th Jan '16 7:21:23 PM Willbyr
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17th Jan '16 7:20:30 PM Willbyr
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17th Jan '16 7:20:20 PM Willbyr
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16th Jan '16 3:58:48 AM thatmadork
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* [[AloofDarkHairedGirl Blake Belladonna]] fills this role for the eponymous team of heroines in ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'', due to her fondness for reading and her intimate knowledge of history and Faunas rights. [[spoiler:She has a reason for knowing all this stuff: she's a Faunas herself.]]
8th Nov '15 11:26:04 AM nombretomado
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* Open to debate, since none of the characters are all that bright, but in RedvsBlue, Simmons is arguably the smartest member of either team when it comes to pure common sense.

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* Open to debate, since none of the characters are all that bright, but in RedvsBlue, ''Machinima/RedVsBlue'', Simmons is arguably the smartest member of either team when it comes to pure common sense.
6th Nov '15 4:14:30 PM patsel329
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[[folder:Audio Plays]]
* Satsuma is this for ''AudioPlay/ExitTunesPresentsACTORS''' Singing Club. He thinks too much that he has to be a BigEater to make up for all the energy his brain uses.
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4th Sep '15 5:03:00 PM ANTMuddle
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This is the guy in the FiveManBand whose focus is on intellectual pursuits. This is TheTeam member who will always be prepared, sometimes CrazyPrepared. They will be at the computer doing RapidFireTyping. Expect some [[SesquipedalianLoquaciousness fancy talk]] and TechnoBabble from this character. Because their role is about ideas, plans, and being MissionControl, they initially [[NonActionGuy leave the action stuff to the others.]]

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This is the guy in the FiveManBand whose focus is on intellectual pursuits. This is TheTeam member who will always be prepared, sometimes CrazyPrepared. They will be at the computer doing RapidFireTyping. Expect some [[SesquipedalianLoquaciousness fancy talk]] and TechnoBabble from this character. Because their role is about ideas, plans, and being MissionControl, they initially [[NonActionGuy leave the action stuff to the others.]]
]] Of course, WeakButSkilled is always in effect for this guy.



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