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Altered States (1980)

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Paul Larsson Paul Larsson
Charlie Thomas
John Larroquette John Larroquette
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Susan Bredhoff Susan Bredhoff
Eccheverria's Girl
George Gaynes George Gaynes
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Hap Lawrence Hap Lawrence
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Evan Richards Evan Richards
Young Rosenberg
Jack Murdock Jack Murdock
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10 years ago at Oct 2 11:34
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Altered states is a very well-acted, cleverly written, and conceptually ambitious Sci-fi thriller that, like so many other praise-worthy titles, has been almost completey forgotten today, 30 years after the making. The little recognition it does still recieve is due largely to its appeal toward drug sub-culture, but this is far from the most interesting aspect of this film. Where the movie truly s... read more
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Harvard scientist Eddie Jessup's (William Hurt) mind-altering experiments on himself, involving a hallucinatory drug and an isolation chamber, get out of control when his handiwork shuttles him back and forth on the evolutionary spectrum -- from human to ape-man. Equal parts sci-fi actioner, 1960s psychedelic trip and farce, the film was based on a Paddy Chayefsky novel and received Oscar nominations for music and sound. Blair Brown co-stars.
Release date: 25 December 1980
UPC: 085391107620
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