An adventure story set in the world of a modern Mark Twain that begins when Zak, 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, a small-time outlaw on the run, becomes Zak's unlikely coach and ally.
Male friendship -- Fiction.
Outlaws -- Fiction.
Wrestling -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Berger, Albert (Motion picture producer), film producer.
Bernthal, Jon, actor.
Church, Thomas Haden, actor.
Dern, Bruce, actor.
Foley, Mick, actor.
Gottsagen, Zack, 1985- actor.
Hawkes, John, actor.
Johnson, Dakota, 1989- actor.
LaBeouf, Shia, 1986- actor.
Lemole, Christopher, film producer.
Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.) publisher.
Nilson, Tyler, 1981- film director, screenwriter.
Roadside Attractions (Firm), production company.
Roberts, Jake, actor.
Sarki, Lije, 1977- film producer.
Schwartz, Mike (Filmmaker), film director, screenwriter.
Thies, David, film producer.
Yelawolf, 1979- actor.
Yerxa, Ron, film producer.
Zajaros, Tim, 1980- film producer.