2,495 total votes
A Scanner Darkly

A Scanner Darkly

A Scanner Darkly is a 2006 American animated science fiction thriller film directed by Richard Linklater based on the novel of the same name by Philip K. Dick. The film tells the story of identity and deception in a near-future dystopia constantly under intrusive high-technology police surveillance in the midst of a drug addiction epidemic. The film was shot digitally and then animated using interpolated rotoscope, an animation technique in which animators trace ove...

... more on Wikipedia

A Scanner Darkly is ranked on...

#86 of 155 The Best Dystopian and Near Future Movies 53k votes The best dystopian and near future movies are the films that make us a little more thankful for the Starbucks line every morning. ...
#57 of 156 The Most Confusing Movies Ever Made 39k votes The most confusing movies ever made are those films which either intentionally or accidentally are hard to follow, complicated and...
#35 of 97 The Best Movies to Watch on Mushrooms 9.3k votes Watching movies on mushrooms is a very specific experience. It alters the reality not only of the world you are existing in but al...
#21 of 41 The Best Movies About Split Personalities 1.6k votes Oftentimes, the most interesting characters are the ones who are split on a dilemma. The internal struggle can be fun to watch bec...
#35 of 35 The Best Movies About Undercover Cops 1.2k votes There’s nothing quite as thrilling as finding out that your favorite bad guy in a movie is actually a cop in disguise, and his riv...
#11 of 20 The Greatest Animated Sci Fi Movies 291 votes Live action films can be limiting in an expansive genre like sci fi, but animated features give filmmakers the opportunity to...
#4 of 17 Fictional Movie Drugs That Would Give You The Most Intense Highs 143 votes Trainspotting had heroin, Walter White his crystal meth (Blue Ice: accept no substitutes!). Alex in A Clockwor...
#22 of 22 The Best Movies About Surveillance and Hidden Cameras 65 votes Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not watching you. The best movies about surveillance and hidden cameras feature ...
#19 of 22 The Very Best Tech Noir Movies 93 votes Murder, mystery, and technology can be a dark and deadly combination in the world of cinema. The top tech noir movies combine elem...
#37 of 70 The Best Robert Downey Jr. Movies 14k votes List of the best Robert Downey Jr. movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Long before he was Iron Man, R...
#28 of 61 People who voted for A Scanner Darkly... are 3x more likely to vote for The Matrix Franchise on this list are 11x more likely to vote for The Devil's Advocate on this list The Best Keanu Reeves Movies 18k votes This is a list of the best Keanu Reeves movies, ranked best to worst - with movie trailers when available.  His highest gross...
#45 of 200 The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies 1.6k votes List of R-Rated film adaptations, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated f...
#91 of 203 The Best R-Rated Science Fiction Movies 80k votes List of R-Rated science fiction movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-R...
#7 of 61 People who voted for A Scanner Darkly... are 15x more likely to vote for Akira on this list are 5x more likely to vote for South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut on this list The Best R-Rated Animation Movies 8.5k votes List of R-Rated animation movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated a...
#91 of 104 The Best Movies of 2006 4k votes A list of the best movies of 2006, from action movies like The Departed to comedies like Stranger Than Fiction. The '00s were a de...
#16 of 50 The Best Animation Movies of 2006 988 votes List of the best 2006 animation movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Animated movies ha...
#46 of 56 The Best Mindfuck Movies 1.8k votes Movies that mess with your mind, plots that reveal radically different realities; things are seldom what they seem in these storie...
#24 of 45 The Best Winona Ryder Movies 1.7k votes List of the best Winona Ryder movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Winona Ryder's highest grossing mov...
#30 of 71 The Best Woody Harrelson Movies 2.6k votes List of the best Woody Harrelson movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Woody Harrelson became a househo...
#9 of 43 The Best Future Noir & Tech Noir Movies, Ranked 1.1k votes The best tech noir and future noir movies bring the classic film noir feel into the future with science fiction backdrops and char...
#53 of 83 The Best Cartoon Movies of the 2000s 2.1k votes Some of the best animated films of all time were released in the 2000s. With their family-friendly stories, unique visual style, a...
#31 of 50 The Best Thriller Movies of 2006 185 votes List of the best 2006 thriller movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. These thrillers tak...
#13 of 38 The Best R-Rated Dystopia Movies 215 votes List of R-Rated dystopia movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated dy...
#47 of 50 The Best Drama Movies of 2006 431 votes List of the best 2006 drama movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Some of the movies on ...
Old Futuristic Movies Whose Futures We've Passed 14k views Most of the visions of the future from old movies have not completely come to be. Flying cars are still a sci-fi dream, and no one...

A Scanner Darkly is also found on...

List of All Animation Movies Famous Movies Filmed in Texas List of All Movies Released in 2006 Famous Movies Filmed in Austin Movies Written By Richard Linklater Section Eight Productions Movies List Movies Distributed by Warner Home Video Movies Distributed by Warner Independent Pictures Movies Produced by Palmer West