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NeverWas

(2005)

Directed by Joshua Michael Stern
Music by Philip Glass

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Weaving together fantasy and reality, past and present, Neverwas is the enchantment-filled, life-affirming tale about a young man (Aaron Eckhart) who finds out his childhood fantasyland may really exist.

Searching for insight into his father’s (Nick Nolte) life and the magical place he wrote about in the beloved children’s book, Neverwas, psychiatrist Zach Riley (Eckhart) takes a job at the institution where he lived on and off.

Once there, Zach meets Gabriel (Sir Ian McKellen), a patient whose alternate reality is startlingly close to the world his father created.

Featuring a critically acclaimed all-star cast that also includes William Hurt, Jessica Lange and Brittany Murphy. Directed by Joshua Michael Stern