Hot Summer Nights, directed by first-timer Elijah Bynum and distributed by A24, is set in Cape Cod, and follows dweeby out-of-towner Daniel (Chalamet) who can’t hold a beer properly. He gets unwittingly roped into the weed dealing trade by the local stoner (Alex Roe).
As he learns to hawk dime bags and the science behind each strain, Daniel begins to nurture a crush for the dealer’s hot sister (Monroe). There’s even a steamy urinal make out sesh. As everything starts to heat up, a hurricane threatens to wipe out Daniel’s new life on the edge.
The film is exclusively available on DIRECTV June 28, 2018 and in theatres July 27, 2018. Watch the trailer below.