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Donnie Darko Memento

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Donnie Darko vs. Memento

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on 3/18/2010 had this to say:

"Two very different types of movies. Maybe comparable in a "cult movie" discussion but not much in common other than the fact you really have to pay attention to both to know what's going on. Donnie Darko is on numerous "best movie" lists compiled by both "pro" critics and folks like us. I've watched it twice (the directors cut) in part because I know there can be a fine line between "I don't get it" and "that movie sucked". Well, let me say... I get it. Twice. Some movies try too hard to be cool. Memento is a fairly linear story told in a very non-linear manner. A lot of fun to watch and a good story. And the winner is..."