Donnie Darko Reviews

April 29, 2017
With this gorgeous and obsessive four-disc set, Donnie Darko fanatics may have found their ultimate bible, at last.
September 9, 2011
The Director's Cut works too hard to explain the mystery behind what really happened to teenage misfit Donnie, while the theatrical one was more mysterious and ambiguous.
December 1, 2009
Winningly edgy teen-angst sci-fi tragicomedy.
February 27, 2007
April 6, 2006
Donnie Darko may have been shortchanged in the theaters, but it got a pretty fine DVD from 20th Century Fox.
May 16, 2005
April 28, 2005
February 27, 2005
February 23, 2005
February 20, 2005
February 16, 2005
February 9, 2005
January 24, 2004
January 21, 2004
October 28, 2003
Fascinating, thought-provoking and at times darkly comic.
May 20, 2003
February 5, 2003
January 20, 2003
December 1, 2002
November 23, 2002
August 27, 2002
August 22, 2002
Richard Kelly's seriocomic socio-apocalyptic love story stands as one of the few recent movies to effectively capture youth's grandeur.
June 13, 2002
April 16, 2002
Imagine living in a world where nightmares and reality merge, where waking dreams are a part of everyday life.
April 12, 2002
Whatever it is, it is fascinating, lyrical filmmaking and it demands multiple viewings to wring the most out of it.
March 5, 2002
From its awesome, hypnotic interactive menus to its meaty and informative array of features, the Donnie Darko DVD is an incredibly handsome class act.
December 21, 2001
As with any film of this kind, multiple viewings are in order so that one can sort out the plot strands, admire the craftsmanship, and fully grasp what the writer-director's intentions were. When the film opened in the wake of the events of September 11th
January 19, 2001