Released Aug 23, 2019
The Peanut Butter Falcon
PG13 1h 37m
Directed by: Tyler Nilson, Mike Schwartz
Starring: Dakota Johnson, Bruce Dern, Jon Bernthal, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa
The Peanut Butter Falcon is an adventure story set in the world of a modern Mark Twain that begins when Zak (22), a young man with Down syndrome runs away from a nursing home where he lives to chase his dream of becoming a professional wrestler and attending the wrestling school of The Salt Water Redneck. Through circumstances beyond their control Tyler (32), a small time outlaw on the run becomes Zak's unlikely coach and ally. Together they wind through deltas, elude capture, drink whisky, find God, catch fish, and convince Eleanor (28), a kind nursing home employee with a story of her own to join them on their journey.