COMPANY TOWN
Russell Simmons and Brett Ratner face new allegations of sexual misconduct

Sam Shepard

Exceptional Mireille Enos stars in sexy, shadowy thriller 'Never Here'

Exceptional Mireille Enos stars in sexy, shadowy thriller 'Never Here'

Artful and atmospheric to the max, “Never Here” is a study in personality disintegration dressed up as a whodunit. The film marks an auspicious debut for writer-director Camille Thoman and a fitting valedictory for the late, great Sam Shepard, whose final screen performance exemplifies his offhand fusion of sexual and cerebral, self-contained and vulnerable.

But it’s a remarkable Mireille Enos who occupies the shivery center of this plunge into voyeurism. As Miranda Fall, a conceptual artist in an unnamed, New York-ish city, she’s used to entering other people’s lives in unaccustomed ways; her newest installation builds upon the contents of a cellphone she found. Its owner is not...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
68°