Altered States is a science fiction movie directed by Ken Russell
and written by Paddy Chayefsky. It was released in 1980.
An scientist researching different states of consciousness with the
aid of mind altering hallucinogenic drugs and an isolation chamber
begins to experience disturbing physical changes in his body that
point toward an evolutionary regression to find the ultimate truth.
But soon his mind-altering experiments get out of control...
Links & References
- Altered States Information
- Movie entry in Internet Movie Database.