Hey, hey, Everybody!!!
I know you are all anxious to get your rewards and I just wanted to stop in, wish you all a Happy New Year and assure you... Read more
After a long, frustrating wait - complicated by Hurricane Sandy of all things! - FAT KID is finally available on itunes! Yay!!!
Here's the link:
Also, I know there's... Read more
REWARDS - VOD
Wanted to just give you a little update on how things are proceeding on the FAT KID front! We have had - to date - more than 1000... Read more
Just wanted to give you a brief update on all things FAT KID. We are currently promoting the movie on the Vans Warped Tour. There has been a... Read more
Tugg The Fat Kid
I'm out here on the Vans Warped Tour! Oh, yeah. It's amazing to see all of these kids so excited about our film.
I just wanted to touch... Read more
Tugg The Fat Kid!!
First public screening is scheduled for June 20, 7:30pm, Salt Lake City, UT at Gateway Megaplex Buy Tickets!! http://tuggthefatkid.com
Spread the word!
Thank you, all. Thank you.
We'll continue to post updates here, but if you want to see the real action, come on out and visit me on the Vans Warped... Read more
8 Hours to go!!
Final stretch. Sprint! Sprint!
Rick Rosenthal at Whitewater likes to say that in the world of Olympic swimming the difference between success and failure comes down to the difference between... Read more
One Day Only Sale: The Billings Package!
We weren't going to do it. I mean, we were totally going to do it, but then we thought maybe we shouldn't... But, then it seemed like a damn shame... Read more
And just like that...it's on.
www.tuggthefatkid.com is LIVE!
FAT KID RULES THE WORLD is available at a theater near you! NOW. That's right. You heard it correctly. All you have to do is go to... Read more
3 Days Left!!
Sooo close. Thank you, Everyone!!! Let's keep the word out there. We have a couple days left to hit our mark to unleash the FAT!
Here's a video I shot... Read more
Wow. Amazing to come this far and see our goal in sight. We're entering the final push here and will be beating the drums over the next few days to... Read more
7 Days Left To Join The Mob!!
Check out this video to see what happens when you're part of the FAT KID mob!!! C'mon. Join us. When you do....check out what happens!!!
This video of our cast... Read more
Behind the scenes of our Kickstarter campaign.
hey, wow. What an amazing weekend. Over 1500 people have contributed to the campaign. We passed the all important 100k mark. THANK YOU EVERYONE. It has been a real team... Read more
Thank you, Redditors!
Wow. That was just an awesome experience on Reddit Wednesday, and I just wanted to post this clip from FAT KID here to thank you guys for showing up in... Read more
A lot of you are obviously aware of this because you came here via Reddit, but for the rest of you, please go over to Reddit and check out Matt's... Read more
Billy Campbell On Good Morning America!!!
Very kind and supportive shout out to FAT KID and our kickstarter campaign from our own, Mr. Billings! Thanks, Billy!!!!
New Review from Geek Dad!
Fat Kid Rules the World – Kickstarter Film Review
Wow. This is so cool. Here Mike plays some of the score on an acoustic guitar in his home studio and then talks about the difference between writing for Pearl... Read more
Behind the scenes of our Kickstarter Campaign!
Check out Jacob and Matt manning the phones at our Kickstarter headquarters!! Also, go to the main page to see the new reward these guys have introduced. Pretty cool!
In case you missed it in the press....
Kickstarter: The Indie Filmmaker's New Best Fri
When Matthew Lillard needed a distributor for his directorial debut, “Fat Kid Rules the World,” he knew he... Read more
Our DP Noah Rosenthal checking in from Seattle.
This is awesome. Noah, our cinematographer, was up in Seattle for our SIFF screenings and made this cool vid from one of the major locations from the film. Any of... Read more
Hey, check out this Kickstarter vid from our own Lili Simmons. She played Isabel - Troy's love interest in the film. Here she talks about why the movie movie needs... Read more
Seattle Thank you!
Hey, I'm up in Seattle for the FAT KID screening, but wanted to take a moment to shout out to everyone who contributed, yesterday. Such a big day with KL's... Read more
At the heart of our movie, poised between Marcus's mania and Troy's descent lies Mr. Billings - the quiet force of determination. Billy Campbell's performance in this role gives the... Read more
Whoah. It's just awesome to come on kickstarter and see all the people who have come out to support us. It's HUGE!!! Thank you.
Mary Thornton Brown Babak Taherzadeh Nene... Read more
Wow. There's probably no one who can speak more eloquently or convincingly about the impact and relevance of FAT KID RULES THE WORLD than KL Going. Check out this video... Read more
Thought you would like to see this very special shout out from Mike McCready. He was an incredible artist to collaborate with, and I learned so much from... Read more
Was so psyched to see the project cross the 10% mark and just pick up steam from there. Everyone's just doing such an amazing job getting the word... Read more
Sunday Starters, yeah.
Hey, Fat Kids:
We had such an awesome reception up in Toronto. It reminded me how great this movie plays to a packed house and how the film really strikes... Read more
Really appreciate you guys taking time out from your weekend to kick it for FAT KID!!!
Big thanks to you!
Jennifer Williams , Chip , Angel Desai ,... Read more
Matt In Toronto
Chewing the Fat With Matthew Lillard
The actor speaks before the Canadian premiere of his directorial debut, Fat Kid Rules The World, at the TIFF Next Wave Film Festival.... Read more
DAY 2 - THANK YOU!!
I made it from Portland to Toronto, yesterday (surprisingly more difficult than you'd think!) to see we'd had another Fat Banner Day on Kickstarter! Big, big thanks to... Read more
Huge Hello from Jacob and Matt!
We passed 100 donors!!! Yes!! Nice work. Thank you to everyone who has jumped in so far.
And we passed the 10k mark. Awesome Fatness.
There’s great energy out... Read more
A truly humbling experience to feel the kind of support we have received so far for this movie. From the bottom of my heart, I thank you all!!!
A special... Read more
Hey, all you May 9ers:
Joe Shapiro, Nicholas Richards, Jordan Arnold, Ashley Lampton, Trin Miller, Robin Kwitkowski, Matt Rubin, Andrew Cornett, Matt Casarino, Sarah, The Off Hours, james (Scotland, Glasgow,... Read more