Lars the Emo Kid on Amazon Instant Video:
Lars Hyde is depressed. He’s lost his best friend, he’s being bullied at school, his parents are divorcing… He is ready to give up. It takes a group of misfits to show him what real friendship is. Follow Lars as he tries to find his place in this dark, funny and ultimately uplifting teen coming of age tale.
Lars the Emo Kid has won multiple filmmaking awards, including Best of Show and Best Actor (Paxton Gilmore) at the 2016 Lake Charles Film Festival, and Best Texas Actor (Paxton Gilmore) at the 2016 Austin Revolution Film Festival.
Directed by Joe Grisaffi (Conjoined, Dead of Knight, Laughing Boy) the film is written by and based on characters created by Paxton Gilmore, who also stars as Lars. The film also stars Houstonians (and former Houstonians) Tyler Tackett, Nicole Elliott (credits), David Jonathan Simpson (American Horror Story, Logan, Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell), Alyssia Dujmovich (The Professional, Leaves of Grass), Roland Ruiz (Boyhood, Getting Schooled), Sara Gaston (Dead of Knight, Conjoined, and several performances at The Alley Theater), Mark Roberts and many other Houston-based actors.