Tell these people commit some real crimes. People could grow it wherever they lived and never have to leave the hollow to work. var funcSizeResponse = function( e ) { 11:11 am. 55,406, This story has been shared 39,047 times. 12:51 pm, I have not watched the movie yet fully intend on it soon. I think that is what Hank III was basically saying. I had found this movie on netflix early this morning and I’ve watched it twice. The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia (2009) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. They could get everyone off disability (even crazy people can grow weed), get back a ton of space in the over crowded jails, and finally give the pharmaceutical industries a run for their money. switch ( e.data.msg_type ) { else if ( document.attachEvent ) { document.attachEvent( 'onreadystatechange', func ); } Never heard of the White family or Boone county WV. Because most of the movie concerned adults, I have no opinion on their chosen form of entertainment. December 23, 2013 @ That’s what is so masterful about it. It’s a really great shot because you see this beaming woman surrounded by all these kids (she raised over twenty-four). From the first time I watched this documentary, and every time I watched it thereafter( which is about two times a day average), I have had nothing but strong admiration and respect for the White family. I describe like if Aranofsky made a movie loosely based on Jesco ala Requiem for a Dream. July 26, 2010 @ C’mon. It was like watching a train wreck, wanted to turn it but watched on in disbelief that this was a real place and these were real people. }, "https:\/\/embeds.nypost.com" ); … because none of that would have happened if he wouldn’t have been high on pills. With J. Parker Bazzle II, Big & Rich, Ponty's Camper, Derek Wayne Castle. please get out of that town you people are to good for that town do for the your babiessssssssssssssssssssss. Then you have the older teens on camera not only saying every prescription he has done but go sell pills to make some money. 4:04 pm, The only thing they do is drugs,and from what I read some of the things they filmed were so bad they would outrage people…This is their life and what they are proud of!! Hank knows them personally, just like he knows Kid Rock personally. Its more of the people that made it should have concentrated a little bit more on the creativity, and the good vibes that the White family bring to the table. The subject matter is fascinating to those of us interested in southern culture. He said the first time he met Kid Rock, Kid said he’s the next Elvis lol. Hank III may know more about the details of this project than any of us do though and may not have been happy with the way it was handled. I guess they gota grind they couldn’t admit. RULES ARE FOR SUCKERS Currently screening on Amazon Prime, the documentary The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia examines the lawless White family, a pack of drug-abusing criminals who are also known for their mountain dancing members. He has spoken to authorities. One of the striking features of the presentation was the utter inability of religion, versus the gospel, to make a meaningful positive difference in a life. They live in the past, hoping that the good reputation from their grandfather D. Ray White and his dancing skills, somehow still define a family that has become a disgrace to every West Virginian. She was born Feb. 23, 1923, at Davis Creek and was a daughter of the late Dick and Mamie Estep Selbea. I’ve seen the movie, and I enjoyed the movie. Read up on Malema, loadshedding, Kaizer Chiefs and more. June 25, 2017 @ It wasn’t because of their rap sheet but because of D. Ray’s dancing. View the latest US news, top stories, photos and videos from around the nation. September 8, 2012 @ They have great vibes, very much family oriented. The story of Jesco White, the “Dancing Outlaw,” was originally told in a pair of short PBS documentaries that profiled the West Virginia … I’ve not yet been able to access the film but I’ve seen the trailer, which I think is masterful. Great Family. I recently saw the movie. The unidentified man, woman and their two sons, ages 3 and 12, were found dead with gunshot wounds around 10:40 a.m. Sunday in a house in Elkview, WV Metro News reported. If I were from WV I would be embarassed and mad as hell that my tax dollars support such a worthless group of people. return; then help them relocated far away from that town the only way they will state clean. MINGO COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A member of an infamous West Virginia family has been put behind bars. I think he’s a little bit one sided in his view of the family, my self, but that can happen with people you are close to. West Virginia is the beautiful state of the USA and the population of this state is around 1.85 million. We are yet to confirm the Cause of this death, The details of this death will be update on this post as soon as confirmed. If i want to see that all i got to do is look around. 'frame_id': 'wpcom-iframe-9d190f87a55c95535360b884e52dc7d7' MR.BANDANA White House reached out to Manchin after Harris' West Virginia interview — (CNN)The White House called Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin after Vice President Kamala Harris conducted interviews with West Virginia media, according to a person with knowledge of the conversation. Exactly! your mama n momaw is a saint do it for her friend in jesus, Stuart Carroll 9:35 am. The individuals in this video are brothers and sisters, except for Timmy who is a cousin. Sitemap Matthew [6] [7] The week after the release of Wild and Wonderful , Jesco White and his sister, Sue Bob White, were arrested in West Virginia … window.addEventListener( 'message', funcSizeResponse, false ); Aside from the shootings and the stabbings, the Whites are definately one family I think we can all hang with. “We determined immediately on the deputies’ arrival they were all deceased,” Kanawha County Sheriff Mike Rutherford told WV Metro News. I FEEL THAT THE JEWISH FILM MAKERS EXPLOITED THE WHITES AND REALLY ARE SIMPLY MAKING FUN OF THE SOUTHERN MAN! The individuals in this video are brothers and sisters, except for Timmy who is a cousin. LOTTSA PRO AND CON HERE! I can understand why they did it. 10:46 am. Also Hank Willams the Third just didnt like the true Whites and is a little embarrsed at the way the movie came out..Hank the Third is a loser anyway,after his digs on Kid Rock I think he is a FAG! The Triggerman Right now it’s very, very early,” Rutherford told reporters. 12:02 pm. if ( 'object' !== typeof e.data || undefined === e.data.msg_type ) That documentary was a teaser. Where is the department of children welfare when this family is doing drugs right in front of these children nevermind behind closed doors. There are very few jobs in the state of West Virginia and even if there were more jobs, most people live in such remote areas, that they have no way to commute (with any degree of reliability). I think Mr. Williams should watch it. Mamie Warner, aka Mamie White, sister of Dancing Outlaw Jesco White, and one of the main characters in the 2009 Johnny Knoxville-produced film The Wild & Wonderful Whites of West Virginia. Via Soft White Underbelly: “The Whitakers, an inbred family from Odd, West Virginia. A friend told me about White Lightnin about a month ago and I finally watched it last night. Four wheel drive vehicles are expensive to purchase/maintain and in many areas of WV in the winter you must have four wheel drive to get anywhere. slavesss had it better then this, sonya Just the way it is. The film makers depict the White family as a group of ignorant and lazy disability-drawing, drug dealing anarchists wreaking havoc on the poor unsuspecting residents of Boone county… well the fact of the matter is there are thousands of families in the hollows of West Virginia that live just like the Whites and Do So Out of Necessity! Joshua Ray Walker at Mercury Lounge Live, “Voices”, Hailey Whitters – “Glad to Be Here” (feat. Judging a film by a few clips is like me judging his album after listening to a song or two. The movie was a bit depressing. if ( 'function' === typeof window.addEventListener ) { O yea tap dancn is for queers. Exploitation or not, surely personal responsibility must play a part here. The superstar of this family was murdered and the spokesperson is an idiot that beats his wife or at least threatens and claims to. Both Hank Jr. and Kid Rock are sellouts. All the women are lacking men in their homes, they have broken relationships, children out of wedlock, drug and alcohol passed down from generation to generation… They do not contribute to society. They are amazing, (faults and all)! If they had made it about Jesco, there would have been people complaining about that too. I laughed, I teared up and I wondered how people live like that. Wow. Being “free” and doing what you want to shouldn’t mean being violent and unpredictable to people who can’t defend theirselves. But so what. I felt the film was well done and I personally am becoming a fan of Johnny Knoxville the more projects he gets involved in. I am from West Virginia, there are parts certainly that are like this, but need to clarify: Time did not forget these people, other humans did. I come from a neighborhood w/ straight gangsters. 1:39 pm. I saw the film and thought it was exploitive. News origin.href = e.origin; Mamie Warner, aka Mamie White, sister of Dancing Outlaw Jesco White, and one of the main characters in the 2009 Johnny Knoxville-produced film The Wild & Wonderful Whites of West Virginia has been arrested in Boone County on numerous charges. Their business, maybe, but don’t call them outlaws when they are right in there with the system. They are not crazy, they are lazy useless drains on the decent working class of the nation and should be sterilized before they breed more little scum. Thanks for the links. return; His birth is debated: he may have been the son of Colonel John West and wife Unity Croshaw or he might have been the son of Cockacoeske, Queen of Pamunkey with whom John West lived after his wife left him because of his adultery. But we were already going to go see it, they had a captive audience with us. There are way too many corporate suits getting rich and the artist starving and then you have the mega rich bands complaining about the fans? To get the day’s top headlines delivered to your inbox every morning, sign up for our 5 Things newsletter. Your email address will not be published. Jesco and his family aren’t icons. In this case, the current White family is pretty fucked up. clearly it’s about ‘The Whites’. That is until the last scene. The Production Company very well may have taken the initiative there. Where are the members of the White family - subjects of the ‘09 doc “The Wild and Wonderful Whites Of West Virginia”, from Jackass creator Jeff Tremaine - now? January 3, 2013 @ Now it is time for my biggest complaint of the film. Jason3.14 12:36 am. Jack Of All Trades, Mamie Thurman, Mamie White *IS* the Biggest & Baddest of All of 'Em, Jesco White, Sue Bob White, Bertie Mae White, Facebook App, Appalachian Memes, Hooligan family coast to coast, D. Ray & Bertie Mae White, Faye Simpkins, Protect Your Health and Your Family } Several of the White family could spout Bible doctrines, but then laughed at them or ignored them. … I respect them for being who they are. // Verify message origin Troubadour That’s a positive thing. It’s not ‘Dancing Outlaw part 3’ ……. July 26, 2010 @ I never ever, ever dreamed I would be into the Hillbilly music style. 6:07 pm. I do agree though that they could have taken a different perspective if they wanted and focused on the positive. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Synopsis. There is also another movie The Dancing Outlaw I haven’t been able to find yet, I am sure I will someday. September 7, 2013 @ If Hank doesn’t like the film, or doesn’t want to support, that’s fine. Directed by Julien Nitzberg. default: July 28, 2010 @ A juvenile has been charged with murder in connection with the grisly slayings, though it’s unclear whether the child has any relationship to the victims. We can’t blame dickhouse productions, johnny knoxville or anyone for the failings of another individual. Were was the Wonderful? It’s evident even the people in their small town want nothing to do with them. I don’t know what was left out but I am sure there was plenty that was good and bad. Since they are all on Social Security Disability and use hospitals, rehabs, and prisons that are paid for by the government, it seems to me that all they do is take from the government and taxpayers. Whether it’s abusing drugs or even abusing prescriptions by giving false symptoms. Your Ad Choices } else if ( 'function' === typeof window.attachEvent ) { with a 12-gauge shotgun outside his home in Prenter, said a spokesman for the Boone County Sheriff's Department. We are yet to confirm the Cause of this death, The details of this death will be update on this post as soon as confirmed. Because they are children, their bodies are not fully formed, and this leads to a higher risk of health issues later in life. What is YOUR opinion? And it’s about damn time someone used Hasil Adkins music for drug sequences in a film. Hank Williams III appears in The Wild & Wonderful Whites of West Virginia in commentary scenes, as well as in music performances with Jesco White shot outside of Hank Jr’s cabin. Yes, the movie did capture the dark side of the family, but for good reason. It worked perfectly to get the masses attention, but played right into the critics hands, including Hank III. Rutherford declined to release more information because the suspect is a minor. The film follows the White family over the course of a year in their daily life through first-person interviews. reese As for the Whites, I feel that they are a lot smarter and a lot better people than this movie gives them credit for, they are survivors in a world that has given them little to work with/for. When he arrived, he found the front door unlocked and three people dead, news station WSAZ reported. Berty Mae White, 85, of Madison died June 1, 2008, at her home. My family is from West Virginia and what the movie makers failed to demonstrate adequately is the overwhelming problems this state is experiencing as a result of the prescription drug trade and the complete lack of legitimate opportunities for residents to safely/legally bring home an honest income. West Virginia County and State Taxes This service reminds you when your county/state tax payments and assessments are due. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. 2. July 11, 2011 @ if ( iframe ) { 8:51 pm. 10:19 am. I don’t see how someone can comment on the film without having seen it. I have not seen it yet but I wanted to say DU made a great point for all sides. Photo Courtesy Of Dickhouse Productions. But in a video interview with “Superskum,” he said about the project: “Well I really don’t support that movie man. But I thought as a film piece it was well done and I enjoyed it as such. In 20 yrs you will see the children shown in the film going down the same evil path, even worse. After reading the first sentence of your comment, I have to say I don’t really support your comment, man. Report Save. When moonshine, meth, and incest scramble eggs inside the ovaries and sever the tails off of sperm, this man is what you get. That doco would have had a budget in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. Sue Bob White -- who stars in the documentary "The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia" -- learned a 'no duh' lesson ... don't name-drop yourself … The decision to take the trailer in that direction may not have even been the director’s one. I grew up with them. The old man taught all the kids the behavior you see, the mother allowed it and the law state government should put an end to their free loading lifestyle. They learn to hunt, to fish, to farm. ( function() { The fans who support them? How could you NOT want to see the film after seeing that? Such interesting debate here and I think every point made is a valid one. The film follows the White family over the course of a year in their daily life through first-person interviews. Sorry, if that seems judgmental. 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