Never Rarely Sometimes Always gets its title from a scene that occurs halfway through the film’s running time. In a gradually more agonizing conversation with a Planned Parenthood counselor which unfolds over the course of ten minutes, we learn what might have led to Autumn’s unwanted pregnancy.
“Your partner has made you have sex when you didn’t want to? Never. Rarely. Sometimes. Always.“
The question is all the more jarring because it’s one of the few instances, perhaps the…