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Based on 33 Critics
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  • This gifted writer-director isn't out to dull the masses with cinematic opium. Embedded in the visionary headtrip of A Scanner Darkly is a hotly political call to arms. show more

  • The visual style and lethargic pace can be frustrating -- at least if you're sober -- but the animated tragedy is still a success. show more

  • Definitely not for everyone. It's a very bleak story with uneven pacing and a narrative whose jumps in time are confusing and occasionally infuriating. But the post-apocalyptic mood blends well with its uniquely stylized look and surreal story. show more

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