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February 9, 2024
1hr 49min
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Suncoast Movie Details:

Country United States
Language English
Release DatesJanuary 21, 2024 (Sundance)
February 9, 2024 (United States)
Running Time1hr 49min
Age ratingR
CastLaura Linney
Nico Parker
Woody Harrelson
Directed by Laura Chinn
Written byLaura Chinn
Produced byJeremy Plager
Francesca Silvestri
Kevin Chinoy
Oly Obst
Cinematography by Bruce Francis Cole
Edited by Sara Shaw
Music byEste Haim
Christopher Stracey
Production CompaniesFreestyle Picture Company
7 Deuce Entertainment
Distributor Searchlight Pictures

Suncoast Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Nico Parker as Doris
  • Laura Linney as Kristine
  • Woody Harrelson as Paul
  • Ella Anderson as Brittani
  • Daniella Taylor as Laci
  • Amarr as Nate
  • Ariel Martin as Megan
  • Cree Kawa as Max, Doris’ brother
  • Pam Dougherty as Sue
  • Matt Walsh as Mr. Ladd
  • Keyla Monterroso Mejia as Nurse Mia
  • Scott MacArthur as Sweet n’ Low
  • Danielle Henchcliffe as Hospice Nurse


Inspired by the semi-autobiographical story of a teenager (Nico Parker) who, while caring for her brother along with her audacious mother (Laura Linney), strikes up an unlikely friendship with an eccentric activist (Woody Harrelson) who is protesting one of the most landmark medical cases of all time.

About Suncoast Movie:

Suncoast is an American drama film written and directed by Laura Chinn and starring Nico Parker, Laura Linney, Woody Harrelson. Ella Anderson and Daniella Taylor.

The directorial debut of Laura Chinn.

The film is also based on Laura Chinn’s life experience from the early 2000s. The screenplay was included in the 2020 Black List.

Principal photography began in Charleston, South Carolina on September 20, 2022. Filming halted later that month due to Hurricane Ian. Filming resumed in Moncks Corner, South Carolina in October 2022. The film completed post-production in late 2023.

The film premiered in the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2024 Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2024. The film was released in select theaters in the United States for a one-week engagement on February 2, 2024, followed by a streaming release on February 9 on Hulu in the United States, on Star+ in Latin America, and on Disney+ in other territories, by Searchlight Pictures.