19 Movies That Are Ruined By The Actor Playing The Lead

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Most movies have at least one cringeworthy performance that most of us are willing to overlook. But what happens when it's the actor playing the main character who is the problem? We asked our readers to call out the most scenery-chewingly awful performances by actors in a leading role.

The winner is below, but first, the runners-up:

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And the winner is ...

Congrats, kiwijesus. You win money.

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