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PG-13| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
Dr. Zach Riley (Aaron Eckhart) begins practicing at the Millwood Psychiatric Clinic -- a mental health retreat where his deceased father, renowned children's book author T.L. Pierson (Nick Nolte), was once interned. Riley finds an unlikely friend in Gabriel Finch (Ian McKellen), a disarming patient who forces him to examine himself. When Finch suggests that the fantastic land in Pierson's classic book "Neverwas" is real, Riley begins a spellbinding investigation into his father's work.

Cast: Aaron Eckhart , Ian McKellen , Brittany Murphy , William Hurt , Nick Nolte , Alan Cumming , Jessica Lange , Bill Bellamy

Director: Joshua Michael Stern

Genres: Drama

Neverwas (2005)

Release Date: September 9th, 2005|1 hr. 42 min.

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fan reviews ( 2 )
  • May 01, 2011 Shelby
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    i can a movie with a cast like that not make it to the big screen...kewl lil film

  • April 23, 2011 HELAINE
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    This was a charming film. How sad that it never made it into theatres. I would call it an allegory. Who is anyone to judge anothers reality?

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