The Singing Detective - Re-making Dennis Potter's British Classic

Posted on: October 24, 2003 | Views: 14 | Comment

Director Gordon talks about the process of adapting a popular British TV series into an American film.

Robert Downey Jr. is a novelist who hallucinates while hospitalized, turning his detective novel into a musical detective novel. Based on the mid '80s BBC TV comedy series. 

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hallucination • hospital • patient • detective • adaptation • robert downey jr