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Donnie Darko is a 2001 cult science fiction film, written and directed by Richard Kelly, in which the title character (played by Jake Gyllenhaal) receives visions from someone in a rabbit costume that the world will end in a month's time. Use this tag for questions concerning the plot, characters, and production of this film.

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In the movie Donnie Darko (2001), what was the symbolism or purpose of the obese girl?

In the movie Donnie Darko (2001), what was the reason for inclusion of the obese girl who is highlighted in several scenes but does not seem to play any part in the overarching plot? Is she supposed ...
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What deductions had Donnie's psychiatrist made about Donnie?

Right at the end of the movie Donnie Darko, I watched a scene where Donnie's psychiatrist called up his parents and wanted to tell them what she had found out about Donnie, sort of in an emergency way....
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What is the origin of the Artifact in the Primary Universe of Donnie Darko?

From the Director's cut features we learn that: Much of the film takes place in an unstable Tangent Universe that is connected to the Primary Universe and a duplicate of it, except for an extra ...
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