Altered States (1980)

Director
Ken Russell

Main cast
William Hurt; Blair Brown; Bob Balaban; Charles Haid; Thaao Penghlis

Genres
Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Description
A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, time, and perhaps reality itself are states of mind.


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