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Win Ben Stein's Money 

Jeopardy-like game show featuring Ben Stein as both a host and a contestant. The second and third rounds of the game are played by Ben Stein himself as he tries to defend "his" money ... See full summary »
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 Himself - Host 46 episodes, 1997-2002
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 Himself - Guest Co-Host / ... 21 episodes, 1997-2002
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Jeopardy-like game show featuring Ben Stein as both a host and a contestant. The second and third rounds of the game are played by Ben Stein himself as he tries to defend "his" money against the lowly contestants. Written by Joe Pranevich <knight@wwaves.com>

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The official disclaimer during the credits read: "'Ben Stein's Money' is the prize budget furnished by the Producer. Ben Stein keeps the money in the prize budget not won by the contestants at the end of each production period. If during the production period the winnings exceed the prize budget, Producer pays the overage." See more »

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At least once, Ben Stein mispronounced Jimmy Kimmel's name as "Jimmel Kimmel." See more »

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Referenced in Charmed: The Painted World (1999) See more »

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The Nutcracker - Russian Dance
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Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Plays before the third commercial break.
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A fun game show
28 January 2000 | by See all my reviews

Forget all that I Wanna Be a Millionaire junk, this is a real game show. The only thing those other shows got going for them is that they are giving away large amounts of money. If they had the same show but only with a smaller amount of money no one would watch. On Win Ben Stein's Money it's a lot more fun. They have cool names for all the categories and it's fun to see Ben Stein pretending to be annoyed when someone takes his money. Plus how often on a gameshow do you get to compete against the host.


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