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Donnie DarkoDonnie Darko is a marvelous, messed-up antidote to the sitcom alienation of ''American Beauty,'' starring Jake Gyllenhaal as a sullen,...Donnie DarkoDrama, Sci-fi and FantasyPT122MRDonnie Darko is a marvelous, messed-up antidote to the sitcom alienation of ''American Beauty,'' starring Jake Gyllenhaal as a sullen,...2001-11-16Drew BarrymoreDaveigh ChaseMaggie GyllenhaalMary McDonnellHolmes OsbornePatrick SwayzeNoah WyleDrew Barrymore, Daveigh Chase, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Mary McDonnell, Holmes Osborne, Patrick Swayze, Noah WyleNewmarket Capital Group
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Donnie Darko

Genre: Drama, Sci-fi and Fantasy; Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Drew Barrymore, Daveigh Chase, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Mary McDonnell, Holmes Osborne, Patrick Swayze, Noah Wyle; Director: Richard Kelly; Author: Richard Kelly; Runtime (in minutes): 122; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: Newmarket Capital Group

Donnie Darko is a marvelous, messed-up antidote to the sitcom alienation of ”American Beauty,” starring Jake Gyllenhaal as a sullen, schizophrenic teenager who hears voices in his head from a man-size rabbit with a twisted-mask face. Writer-director Richard Kelly offers an original indie vision.

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