I’ve seen this film at least two dozen times and I still find new things to examine, question and ponder. Shoot, I still stumble and mumble whenever anyone asks me, “What’s ‘Donnie Darko’ about?” Frankly, I’m really not 100 percent sure. So, when I start listing off plot elements, I think I sound pretty silly.
Of course, any time you have to use the phrase “giant, horrific imaginary bunny” to describe something, critics get pretty itchy. But, never ever doubt my commitment to Sparkle Motion!
But, I’m getting a bit distracted. So, here are some things that may help you with this film: