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'Donnie Darko,' Director's Cut Now on DVD

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'Donnie Darko,' Director's Cut Now on DVD

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'Donnie Darko,' Director's Cut Now on DVD

'Donnie Darko,' Director's Cut Now on DVD

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We speak with writer-director Richard Kelly. His 2001 cult film Donnie Darko has been released in a new director's cut version. The film stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Drew Barrymore and Maggie Gyllenhaal. The film mixes time-travel, coming-of age drama, sci-fi and surreal suburban angst.