The Package (2018 film)
|Directed by||Jake Szymanski|
|Edited by||Christian Hoffman|
Red Hour Films
Mail Order Company
The Package is an American black comedy film directed by Jake Szymanski from a screenplay by Kevin Burrows and Matt Mider. The film stars Daniel Doheny, Sadie Calvano, Geraldine Viswanathan, Luke Spencer Roberts, and Eduardo Franco.
The film was released on August 10, 2018, by Netflix.
When a group of teenage friends go on a spring break camping trip, an unfortunate accident sets off a race against time to save their friend's most prized possession.
- Daniel Doheny as Sean Floyd
- Geraldine Viswanathan as Becky Abelar
- Sadie Calvano as Sarah
- Luke Spencer Roberts as Donnie
- Eduardo Franco as Jeremy Abelar
- Alexander Calvert as Chad
- Blake Anderson as Redneck Reginald
- Sugar Lyn Beard as Sheryl
- Mary Holland as Triage Nurse
- Christian Convery as Jake Floyd
- Jake Szymanski as Wastewater Worker
- Veena Sood as Mrs. Abelar
- Michael Eklund as Gas Station clerk
- Jade Falcon as Kendall Jenners
- Gary Jones as Dr. Trimble
In January 2017, it was reported that Netflix had won a bidding war for Eggplant Emoji, a spec script by Kevin Burrows and Matt Mider. In July 2017, it was announced that Jake Szymanski would direct the film. In August 2017, Daniel Doheny, Sadie Calvano, Geraldine Viswanathan, Luke Spencer Roberts, and Eduardo Franco joined the cast of the film. The film was later re-titled The Package.
The film was released on August 10, 2018 on Netflix.
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