Following universally acclaimed festival and theatrical runs, Lynne Ramsay‘s powerful and intense crime thriller, You Were Never Really Here, will now be released on Digital Download, DVD, Blu-ray and VOD on 2 July 2018, courtesy of Studiocanal.
Based on the book of the same name by Jonathan Ames, the film stars Joaquin Phoenix in a Cannes Film Festival Best Actor winning performance, alongside Ekaterina Samsonov, Alex Manette, John Doman, and Judith Roberts.
Joe, a tormented but ruthlessly brutal hired gun sets out to rescue a young girl 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?
Dubbed the post-modern Taxi Driver, this taut and excruciatingly tense tale of a solitary and deeply troubled underworld mercenary in not to be missed.