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Overnight Delivery (1998)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | Video 7 April 1998
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A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but then finds out that he was wrong. He has twenty-four hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall... See full summary »

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Jason Bloom
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Rudd ... Wyatt Trips
Christine Taylor ... Kimberly Jasney
Reese Witherspoon ... Ivy Miller
Sarah Silverman ... Turran
Buffy Sedlachek Buffy Sedlachek ... Teacher
Richard Cody ... Raditch
Gary Wolf ... Snake
Carl Anthony Payne II ... Wheels
Tim McNiff Tim McNiff ... TV Anchor
Gale Plewacki Gale Plewacki ... Roving Reporter
Tamara Mello ... Marita
John Sylvain John Sylvain ... Deejay
William Byrd Wilkins William Byrd Wilkins ... Bouncer
John Beasley ... Baker
Larry Drake ... Hal Ipswich
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Storyline

A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but then finds out that he was wrong. He has twenty-four hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until the package has been delivered. Written by Billy Plessel

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When it comes to true love, can they go the distance? See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some crude sexual material | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 April 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Overnight Delivery See more »

Filming Locations:

Golden Valley, Minnesota, USA See more »

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Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

An early version of the script written by Kevin Smith featured a cameo appearance by him and Jason Mewes reprising their characters Jay and Silent Bob. See more »

Goofs

Trips doesn't tell Ivy that he and Kimberly are celibate until they're halfway to Des Moines, yet she seems to know this when she's helping him compose his Dear Jane letter. See more »

Quotes

Ivy: You know it's funny I thought you had a girlfriend.
Wyatt: Me? No... well yeah, but I was just killing time.
Ivy: Killing time?
Wyatt: Yeah, killing time until I met you.
Ivy: Boy, never thought I'd fall for a line like that.
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Crazy Credits

On set puppy: Kaluha See more »

Alternate Versions

In the TV version, when Kimberly is dictating the letter to Wyatt on the computer, her utterance of "...jerked off..." is changed to "...drooled...". However, the original words remain during a subsequent shot of the letter on the computer's monitor. See more »

Connections

References Mac and Me (1988) See more »

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One Way or Another
Written by Debbie Harry & Nigel Harrison
Performed by Blondie
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Cute and funny
16 September 1998 | by IkeDOGSee all my reviews

This is a funny romantic comedy with some laughs. The movie is held together by the cute and sexy Reese Witherspoon. Her performance makes the movie worth seeing. Paul Rudd gives a good showing also. I would recommend seeing this movie if you are bored one night.


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