Richard Kelly

Here’s one box you don’t want to open.
Donnie Darko, Richard Kelly’s 2001 debut feature, earned him a cult following although the opaque drama earned just $1.3 million in the US. Southland Tales, the writer-director’s second movie, bombed worldwide.So will it be third time lucky for...
A shot at small-town repression.
Donnie Darko is a strange but intriguing film that debuted at Sundance. It's a cry of anguish from a disaffected generation. Set in October 1988, Donnie Darko – played by Jake Gyllenhaal – is an intelligent but troubled teenager. He's on...