King of Kong Villain Billy Mitchell Gets His Guinness World Records Reinstated

King of Kong Villain Billy Mitchell Gets His Guinness World Records Reinstated King of Kong star Billy Mitchell received some great news from Guinness World Records. They have announced that they are reinstating all of his previously removed high scores, including the first ...

Accused The King of Kong Cheater Billy Mitchell Sues to Get His High Score Back

Accused The King of Kong Cheater Billy Mitchell Sues to Get His High Score Back Infamous The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters character Billy Mitchell is suing Twin Galaxies for defamation. In April 2018, Mitchell was stripped of his Guinness Book of World Records Donkey Kong ...

Heather Young’s Drama ‘Murmur’ Wins Top Award at Slamdance Festival

Heather Young’s Drama ‘Murmur’ Wins Top Award at Slamdance Festival Heather Young’s drama “Murmur” has been selected as the winner of the narrative feature grand jury prize at the Slamdance Film festival. The movie, which won the Fipresci Discovery Prize at the ...

Slamdance Film Festival Unveils 2020 Competition Lineup

Slamdance Film Festival Unveils 2020 Competition Lineup Slamdance Film Festival has unveiled its 26th anniversary narrative and documentary feature film competition programs, as well as the lineup for its new breakouts section. The narrative lineup ...

Bob & Jeanne Berney Reopen Picturehouse With North American Rights Deal For ‘Fatima’

Bob & Jeanne Berney Reopen Picturehouse With North American Rights Deal For ‘Fatima’ In his first major move since exiting Amazon Studios, distribution executive Bob Berney has teamed with wife Jeanne Berney to reopen Picturehouse, the label he once headed. They have acquired North ...

‘The Fall’ Wins Slamdance Screenwriting Grand Prize

Slamdance has awarded its grand prize for screenwriting to Tamra Teig and Michael Lipoma for their feature screenplay “The Fall.” The festival announced a dozen prizes Thursday night during a ...

Seth Gordon Re-Ups Overall Deal With Sony Pictures Television

Seth Gordon Re-Ups Overall Deal With Sony Pictures Television Exclusive: Prolific producer-director-writer Seth Gordon and his Exhibit A banner have signed a rich new three-year overall deal at Sony Pictures Television where Gordon has been based for the past ...

Nicole Brending’s ‘Dollhouse’ Wins Grand Jury Award at Slamdance

Nicole Brending’s “Dollhouse: The Eradication of Female Subjectivity in American Popular Culture” has won the Narrative Feature Grand Jury prize and the Spirit of Slamdance award at the 25th Slamdance ...

Slamdance Film Festival Unveils Competition Lineup

The Slamdance Film Festival has unveiled its 25th anniversary narrative and documentary feature film competition programs, as well as the lineup for its new breakouts section. The narrative lineup ...

‘The Peak’ Wins Slamdance Awards Screenwriting Grand Prize

Slamdance has awarded its grand prize for screenwriting to Jessica Sinyard for her television pilot “The Peak.” The prize was presented Thursday night during a ceremony hosted by Writers Guild of ...

‘King of Kong’ Champion Billy Mitchell Stripped of ‘Donkey Kong’ World Record Score [Updated]

‘King of Kong’ Champion Billy Mitchell Stripped of ‘Donkey Kong’ World Record Score [Updated] Update: Mitchell has responded to these claims, denying any wrongdoing and promising he’ll provide evidence proving his innocence. Watch his full video response below. Back in 2007, there was a hit ...

‘King of Kong’s’ Steve Wiebe Speaks Out After High Score Controversy (Exclusive)

‘King of Kong’s’ Steve Wiebe Speaks Out After High Score Controversy (Exclusive) Seth Gordon’s 2007 documentary, “The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters,” received a bonus life this month thanks to the stripping of “antagonist” Billy Mitchell’s “Donkey Kong” world records by ...

‘King of Kong’ Adversary Billy Mitchell Stripped of ‘Donkey Kong’ and ‘Pac-Man’ High Scores

Recurring documentary subject and video-game legend Billy Mitchell was unanimously stripped of his record-breaking scores Thursday following allegations of cheating. Twin Galaxies, the premiere ...

King of Kong Villain Billy Mitchell Stripped of Records

Billy Mitchell, the villain of the 2007 documentary The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters, has been stripped of his Donkey Kong records and banned from competition by Twin Galaxies. Mitchell was ...

‘King of Kong’ Star Stripped of High Scores, Banned From Competition

‘King of Kong’ Star Stripped of High Scores, Banned From Competition Famed high-score gamer Billy Mitchell, best known for his leading role in “The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters” documentary, was officially stripped of his “Donkey Kong” and other video game high ...

‘King of Kong’ Star Billy Mitchell Could Have His High Score Removed From the ‘Donkey Kong’ Leaderboards for Cheating

‘King of Kong’ Star Billy Mitchell Could Have His High Score Removed From the ‘Donkey Kong’ Leaderboards for Cheating Billy Mitchell has been referred to as “probably the greatest arcade video game player of all time,” but one of his achievements might soon be stricken from the record books. The expert gamer, who was ...

Review: Nex Machina (2017)

I dreamed of being an arcade hero, cool under pressure, chewing Hubba Bubba, riding my last twenty pence coin, all the way to the final boss fight. A hushed gang of acne-ridden misfits by the ...

Wild, Dangerous, Imperfect, Wounded Grandeur: 18 Double Features About America

The United States is “my country, right or wrong,” of course, and I consider myself a patriotic person, but I’ve never felt that patriotism meant blind fealty to the idea of America’s rightful ...

Baywatch Director Seth Gordon to Direct Life In Rewind about a Severe Case of Ocd

Director Seth Gordon (Baywatch) has signed on to helm the drama Life in Rewind, a movie based on a book by the same title. It tells the story of a young man with Ocd and his struggles. Deadline ...

Movies to Show My Son: ‘Man On Wire’

Welcome to another installment of Movies to Show My Son. This is the blog series were I discuss movies I can’t wait to show my son in the future. I’ll be covering my own personal experience with the ...

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