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A Scanner Darkly

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In Theaters: July 7, 2006

R | Fantasy, Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi | 1h 40m

A Scanner Darkly

In a futuristic society, "the war on drugs" has essentially been lost. The most dangerous narcotic, Substance D, causes split personalities in people who abuse it. A gifted detective (Keanu Reeves) who gets addicted to the drug while working undercover develops a personality that becomes a dealer, which leads to problems when he is basically assigned to investigate himself.

Based on a Philip K. Dick novel, the film features a cross between live action photography and advanced animation techniques.

Cast: Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Robert Downey Jr., Woody Harrelson, Rory Cochrane
Director: Richard Linklater
Studio: Warner Independent Pictures
Producer(s): Anne Walker-McBay, George Clooney, Jonah Smith, Palmer West, Steven Soderbergh, Tommy Palotta
Writer(s): Richard Linklater
Official Site: www.scannerdarklymovie.com