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How "Donnie Darko" would have ended if time travel wasn't real

Donnie is arrested and charged as an adult with first degree murder (of Frank), possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, arson, criminal trespassing, destruction of public property, and terroristic threats. 219 more words

Films

Episode 33: Point Break

The origination of Johnny Utah. We didn’t know. And now? Now, we REALLY know.

Actress & hilarious lady Lila Claghorn joins us for this occasional trash fire of a movie…that we LOVED. 86 more words

Podcast

On July 13 "Ghost" was released...

On July 13, 1990 “Ghost” was released starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, and Whoopi Goldberg. .

The film is about a young woman (Moore) who finds herself in trouble after her lover is murdered (Swayze), who then receives some help by her lover (as a ghost) with the help of an unwilling psychic (Goldberg).  102 more words

Movies

'Point Break' At 25: Is It A Great Bad Movie Or Just A Great Movie?

Point Break was released 25 years ago this week, on July 12, 1991, becoming a weirdly-enduring pop culture touchstone from a time that wasn’t still the ’80s but didn’t yet quite feel like the ’90s (“Smells Like Teen Spirit” wouldn’t hit for another two months). 1,966 more words

FilmDrunk

'Point Break' Lines To Live Your Life By

25 year ago, director Kathryn Bigelow brought together zen philosophy, bank-robberies, sky-diving, and Presidential cosplay for 1991’s surfing/heist movie Point Break. While the story of FBI newcomer Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves) going undercover to take down criminal mastermind Bodhi (Patrick Swayze) never shied away from the adrenaline-fueled action (100% Pure Adrenaline, according to the movie’s tagline), there are some real, valuable life lessons woven throughout. 731 more words

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Donnie Darko

Donnie Darko is a psychological horror-science-fiction movie that developed a cult following after its release.

Donnie is a troubled teenager living in Virginia, that sees a figure in a rabbit costume that calls himself Frank and that tells him that the world will end in 28 days. 287 more words

A Bang of a Weekend

My mom and sister came to visit over the Fourth of July and we had an absolute blast, pun intended. We managed to visit some of the biggest tourist destinations in the city (i.e. 236 more words