Signature Entertainment has finally announced the UK release date for indie comedy drama The Peanut Butter Falcon, which premiered at SXSW earlier in March.
The film is the latest project for Shia LaBeouf, in which he co-stars with first-time feature actor Zack Gottsagen. The movie focuses on the tale of a young teenager with Down syndrome who enlists the help of coach Tyler (LaBeouf) to help fulfil his dream of becoming a professional wrestler.
Check out the trailer below!
The Peanut Butter Falcon is a modern Mark Twain-esque adventure starring Shia LaBeouf (American Honey, Fury) as a small-time outlaw turned unlikely coach who joins forces with Zak, a young man with Down Syndrome on the run from the nursing home with the dream of becoming a professional wrestler. Dakota Johnson (Suspiria, Fifty Shades of Grey) stars as Zak’s loving, but stubborn, carer.
From writer/director duo Tyler Nilson and Michael Shwartz the film also stars Jon Bernthal (Baby Driver, Fury), Thomas Hayden Church (Sideways), Bruce Dern (Nebraksa), John Hawkes (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) and introducing Zack Gottsagen as Zack.
The film is set for UK release on 18th October 2019.