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Donnie Darko ( Blu-ray )

During the presidential election of 1988, a teenager named Donnie Darko (Jake Gyllenhaal) sleepwalks out of his house one night, and sees a giant, demonic-looking rabbit named Frank, who tells him the world will end in 28 days, 6 hours, 42 minutes, and 12 seconds. He returns home the next morning to find that a jet engine has crashed through his bedroom. As he tries to figure out why he survived and tries to deal with people in his town, like the school bully, his conservative health teacher, and a self-help guru, Frank continues to turn up in Donnie's mind, causing him to commit acts of vandalism and worse.

Year: 2001
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction, Cult Films / After Dark, Film Festivals 2002, 2003, Rabbit Season, Best of Post 2000, Empire Mag's Greatest 201, Save Me!, Director's Cut, Alice Members' Top 100, Dysfunctional Families, Blu-ray Discs, Time Travel, Julia's Favourites
Country: USA
Director: Richard Kelly
Starring: Drew Barrymore, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Katharine Ross, Mary McDonnell, Noah Wyle, Patrick Swayze, Holmes Osborne
Duration: 113 Minutes
Rating: R16 - Contains violence, sexual references and offensive language.
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