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The Film

  • Marcus winning his entire school over with his and Will's performance of Killing Me Softly.
    • Followed by Will continuing the song, saving Marcus from social suicide. Despite the fact that everybody laughs at him, the performance is actually really good and isn't as bad as the crowd is making out to be.

The Series

  • Will inspiring Marcus to face his acrophobia and leap from the high diving board at a pool party. "Total exuberance!" indeed.

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