Zack Gottsagen’s battle cry as escaped Downes Syndrome patient Zac might be useful come award season. No sweeter souls exist than those with Downes. The Peanut Butter Falcon celebrates those so afflicted and the genuine charm and delight they exude.
Tyler (Shia Labeouf) is the other half of a wandering pair of soon to be buddies. Bruce Dern, Dakota Johnson, and Thomas Haden Church as The Salt Water Redneck are all superb in their support and in illuminating how to interact with Downes Syndrome folks.
Laughs, tears. A must see for those who celebrate hope and reward for those who effort to live.