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Cat Vs. Griz
American Honey tells the story of a young woman with a future full of potential if she can only overcome the ghosts of her past. Sammy, the young woman, returns home after a long absence. On her way home, she remembers her childhood and her abusive past. She remembers he alcoholic teenage mother and the multitude of reasons why she had to leave. But can Sammy move on with her life? Or will she fall into the rut her mother fell into?