Marz, me ole muck, you are just crap at it
Or just became old and lost your mad youngin' skills!
When I entered this thread, I didn't expect to find someone scoring less points than me in Pinball Dreams! Haha.
Let's also have in mind this possibility: The iPhone version is not 100% equal to the Amiga one. I played the PSP version and it has many differences, specially in ball dynamics. Some shit just doesn't quite work with it like it did in the Amiga version.
Also, the side lanes... You can get out of those situations at times using the tilting.