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    "The Adam Project" Unearthed A Child Star! Here Are 21 Other Times That Child Actors Were Unbelievably Brilliant

    I genuinely thought Lindsay Lohan had a twin.

    Walker Scobell is getting a lot of praise for his role as young Adam in The Adam Project.

    Walter and Ryan Reynolds walking among trees

    Let's take a look at times other child actors absolutely stole the show.

    1. Hailee Steinfeld — True Grit

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    2. River Phoenix — Stand by Me

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    3. Abigail Breslin — Little Miss Sunshine

    A bespectacled Abigail smiling

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    4. Alex Hibbert — Moonlight

    Alex, wearing a T-shirt, looking intensely ahead

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    5. Kirsten Dunst — Interview With the Vampire

    Kirsten, with long curls, leaning on a balcony with Brad Pitt in the background

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    6. Ivana Baquero — Pan's Labyrinth

    Ivana holding a large book open

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    7. Henry Thomas — E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    Henry looking sad next to ET

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    8. Chloë Grace Moretz — Kick-Ass

    Chloë with a face mask over her eyes

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    9. Christian Bale — Empire of the Sun

    Christian looking serious

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    10. Natalie Portman — Léon: The Professional

    Jean Reno shows a gun to Natalie

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    11. Millie Bobby Brown — Stranger Things

    Millie, with very short hair, looking intense

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    12. Quvenzhané Wallis — Beasts of the Southern Wild

    Quvenzhané holding a bird up to her face

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    13. Jodie Foster — Taxi Driver

    Jodie and Robert De Niro sitting at a diner table

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    14. Kiernan Shipka — Mad Men

    Kiernan and Jon Hamm sitting close together and looking at each other

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    15. Saoirse Ronan — Atonement

    Saoirse looking very serious

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    16. Lindsay Lohan — The Parent Trap

    Lindsay as twins

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    17. Sunny Pawar — Lion

    Sunny leaning outside a train car

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    18. McKenna Grace — The Handmaid's Tale

    McKenna in a handmaid's head covering

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    19. Roman Griffin Davis — Jojo Rabbit

    Roman looking anxious

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    20. Jacob Tremblay — Room

    Jacob looking up while being held by Brie Larson

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    21. Asa Butterfield — The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

    Asa shaking another person's hand through barbed wire

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    Are there any other child acting performances we missed? Let us know in the comments below!