A Scanner Darkly - Interview With Richard Linklater and Keanu Reeves

Posted on: July 5, 2006 | Views: 603 | Comment

Director Richard Linklater and Actor Keanu Reeves discuss the themes and process of making A Scanner Darkly. Some day in the future, there will be a new highly addictive drug called Substance D, and the main side effect is that it causes split personalities in all who use it. Drug cop Fred (Reeves) is working undercover to catch Bob a big-time drug dealer. Little does he realize that he is chasing himself, as Bob is really just one of Fred's many personalities. 

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crime • robert downey jr • keanu reeves • philip k. dick • richard linklater • drugs • improvisation