Donnie Darko (2001)

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Life is one long insane trip. Some people just have better directions.

Directed By Richard Kelly Richard Kelly Starring Jake Gyllenhaal Jake Gyllenhaal  •  Jena Malone Jena Malone  •  Mary McDonnell Mary McDonnell  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Drew Barrymore Drew Barrymore Genres Comedy Drama  •  Coming-of-Age  •  Drama  •  Magic Realism  •  Mindbender  •  Psychological Drama  •  Psychological Sci-Fi  •  Science Fiction  •  Time Travel Film Studios &
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Release Info 2001-01-19T00:00:00Z January 19, 2001
Color  •  113 minutes R Rated R
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Donnie Darko vs. Mulholland Dr.

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Donnie Darko vs. Memento

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Comments (8)

 
J814

J814 on 3/2/2014 Reply  · 

Fantastic zmovie

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Arthouse

Arthouse on 10/6/2014 Reply  · 

Can't believe they made a sequel...

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JC13

JC13 on 1/23/2015 Reply  · 

Glad I finally got to this one. It made me think (which I always love in a movie) and the ending was great.

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AverageMovieBuff

AverageMovieBuff on 4/14/2015 Reply  · 

Probably the best coming-of-age movie ever made. It has everything an awesome film needs.

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AverageMovieBuff

AverageMovieBuff on 4/20/2015 Reply  · 

My favorite anyway. Great blend of everything I love.

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jakesnake21

jakesnake21 on 5/23/2015 Reply  · 

so good and it's the director first film .

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ndreynolds

ndreynolds on 11/22/2015 Reply  · 

Part of the NO RETURN Midnight Movie series

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