A Scanner Darkly

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    "A Scanner Darkly" is set in suburban Orange County, California in a future where America has lost the war on drugs. When one reluctant undercover cop is ordered to start spying on his friends, he is launched on a paranoid journey into the absurd, where identities and loyalties are impossible to decode. It is a cautionary tale of drug use based on the novel by Philip K. Dick and his own experiences.

    Like a graphic novel come to life, "A Scanner Darkly" will use live action photography overlaid with an advanced animation process (interpolated rotoscoping) to create a haunting, highly stylized vision of the future. The technology, first employed in Richard Linklater’s 2001 film "Waking Life," has evolved to produce even more emotional impact and detail.

    --© Warner Independent Pictures

    Looks sweet, i'll watch it.
     
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    Yup. Can't wait!!
     
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    I really don't like the look of that animation. :roll:
     
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    Waking Life was cool. I haven't read A Scanner Darkly yet, but it's PKD, so I'm looking forward to the movie.
     
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    Hmm, sounds like a new author I need to explore.
     
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