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A Scanner Darkly (2006)


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MoviesDVD/SCI-FI/SCANNERDue 05-26-15
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2006
Description:  1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781419802430, 1419802437,
Language:  English

Based on the novel by Philip K. Dick

Special features: Commentary by Keanu Reeves, writer/director Richard Linklater, producer Tommy Pallotta, author Jonathan Lethem and Philip K. Dick's daughter, Isa Dick Hackett, One Summer in Austin: the story of filming 'A scanner darkly', The 'Weight of the line: animation tales, theatrical trailer

Voices: Keanu Reeves, Robert Downey Jr., Woody Harrelson, Rory Cochrane, Winona Ryder, Sean Allen, Mitch Baker, Cliff Haby, Steven Chester Prince, Natasha Valdez

Set in a future world where America has lost the war on drugs, an L.A. undercover agents change their faces along with their identities. One officer's liberal ingestion of the drug "Substance D" causes him to develop a split personality, a notorious drug dealer. Along with his superior officers, the police set up an elaborate scheme to catch his drug dealer alter-ego and tear down his operation

MPAA rating: R; for drug and sexual content, language and a brief violent image

DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation

Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (Dolby Surround 5.1) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish

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Police -- Drama -- California -- Los Angeles
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Drug dealers -- Drama -- California -- Los Angeles
Feature films
Animated films
Science fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Detective and mystery films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added--06/12 advd

Additional Credits:
Linklater, Richard, 1960-
Reeves, Keanu
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965-
Harrelson, Woody
Cochrane, Rory
Ryder, Winona, 1971-
Kelly, Shane F
Reynolds, Graham
Dick, Philip K.
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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