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The King of Kong
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters, 2007
A documentary about obsessive Donkey Kong video gamers, but cunningly structured like an archetypal underdog sports movie. The everyman contender chasing the world record is a sad-sack unemployed teacher, while the reigning champ is the unimprovably villainous Billy Mitchell, a hot sauce tycoon from Florida with a Prince of Darkness mullet and a wife with breast implants.