The Philosophy of Donnie Darko: An Analysis & Video Essay

In this video essay, The Film Essay discusses the philosophy behind Donnie Darko, exposing its hidden truth as a film about free will and determinism, specifically highlighting the philosophical idea of the illusion of free will.

The Film Essay

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