- Richard Kelly
- Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Noah Wyle
When 20 minutes of footage where added back to the theatrical version of the film, this underground phenomenon captivated even more audience members with its eerie tale of a disgruntled teen who may have tapped into a loophole in the space-time continuum. Or maybe he’s just psychotic. Or maybe all that ‘80s music has warped his mind. Formally inventive, frequently hilarious, and completely unique, Donnie Darko was one of the bonafide sleeper hits of early 2000s.