Filmmaker Alma Har’el
has been on a strange journey since debuting “Honey Boy
” at the Sundance Film Festival almost a year ago. The film chronicles Shia Labeouf
’s unconventional life as a child star through a character named Otis (Noah Jupe
) which found him hiring his deadbeat father (Labeouf) to assist and watch over him. As the years pass he grows up (now portrayed by Lucas Hedges
), becomes a bigger star and hits rock bottom thanks to the affects of Ptsd from his younger years and alcohol addiction.
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