Intense crime thriller You Were Never Really Here, starring Joaquin Phoenix (Gladiator), is released on Download, DVD, Blu-ray and VOD from 2nd July 2018.
Directed by Lynne Ramsay (Morvern Callar), the film premiered at the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Phoenix won Best Actor for his performance and Ramsay was the joint winner for Best Screenplay.
Joe (Phoenix), a tormented but ruthlessly brutal hired gun sets out to rescue a young girl (Ekaterina Samsonov) from a sex ring, only to find himself weathering a storm of gruesome conspiracy and violent retribution when matters go awry. As the violence swirls both around him and through him, Joe’s deeply damaged psyche is revealed, but will this maelstrom lead to his awakening?
The cast also includes Alex Manette, John Doman and Judith Roberts. The film was produced by Ramsay, Rosa Attab, Pascal Caucheteux and James Wilson.
You Were Never Really Here is based on the book by Jonathan Ames. The score for the film was composed by Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood
Extras on the release include a featurette titled From Book to Screen.
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You Were Never Really Here has a running time of 89 minutes and is certificate 15.