Donnie Darko

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Glen Hansard at The Pageant, 9/25/12: Highlights

    Glen Hansard, with The Lost Brothers The Pageant September 25, 2012 Glen Hansard is a master manipulator. Oh, he doesn't toy with you intentionally, but with lyrics so tightly crafted and rhythms so expertly layered, Hansard can make you feel just about anything. He rips out your heart, uses it for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    Tumbling Down the Rabbit Hole With Mr. Gnome's Nicole Barille

    In a literal sense, it's possible to put Mr. Gnome in a container. After all, the Cleveland-based band merely consists of two members. And they don't seem to take up that much physical space. But pushing Nicole Barille and Sam Meister's music into rigid categorization is difficult - and unwarranted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2012

    Donnie Darko Soundtrack Extends Reach into Rock Band Universe

    Donnie Darko is one of those films with much more staying power than anybody expected, especially to folks who are constantly followed around by giant rabbits. The movie isn't exactly everybody's cup of tea, but there's no question that the 2001 Jake Gyllenhaal vehicle managed to develop a cult fol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    Vandals Victimize Bunny On Wash U Campus

    photo by Johann Qua HiansenThe rabbit is now thinking about revenge.​A spray-paint toting Elmer Fudd defaced a famous sculpture of a wascally wabbit on the Washington University undergraduate campus last weekend.(Dare you to say that five times fast.)The art, formally titled Thinker on a Rock but ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2009

    Top 10 Things (Under $10) This Weekend, July 31-August 2

    It's the weekend, yay! But you have no money (No!) What to do? Check out these ten events going on around St. Louis. Stay on budget and enjoy the first weekend of August. And, if you're looking for a concert calendar, look no further than A to Z.See Guster on Friday night under the Arch. Free!​Gus ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 29, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    The Land of the Midnight Sneak

    Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons I was planning on regaling you with tales of the highly appropriate rainbow-hued foods I snuck into the Pride Parade this weekend in Tower Grove Park. Alas, even Southern sneaks wilt like delicate magnolia blossoms in 100-plus degree heat, and I am no exception. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    Tonight at the Tivoli: Repo! The Genetic Opera

    Repo! The Genetic Opera features a who's-who of cult actors and musicians, including Alexa Vega, Anthony Stewart Head, Sarah Brightman, Paris Hilton, Ogre, Terrance Zdunich, Bill Moseley and Paul Sorvino. The list of musician contributing to the soundtrack is even more impressive: Joan Jett, Poe, Cl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2008
  • News

    December 19, 2007

    2007: The Year in Movies and Music

    A year-end wrap-up of what we adored, what was ignored and what the new year will bring.

  • Music

    March 8, 2006

    Music Sounds Better with You

    A wrap-up of the RFT's DJ spin-off

  • Film

    February 8, 2006
  • Film

    October 12, 2005

    Keira Get Your Gun

    Domino chronicles the life of a model turned bounty hunter

  • Calendar

    August 17, 2005

    Reel Good Cult

    Forget the multiplex -- head to the Tivoli for true cinematic fun

  • Film

    April 6, 2005

    For Love of the Game

    The Farrelly brothers swing straight and hit the sweet spot

  • Film

    March 16, 2005

    Ghost and the Machine

    The Ring Two kills off logic to justify its existence

  • Film

    February 16, 2005

    Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996)

    When a naked Ashley Judd just ain't enough

  • Calendar

    February 25, 2004

    Let's Get Rowdy!

    Cheerleaders are made, not born

  • Film

    September 18, 2002


    Week of September 18, 2002

  • Film

    September 11, 2002


    Week of September 11, 2002

  • Film

    June 19, 2002

    Unholy Communion

    Altar Boys' mix of youthful flashback and edgy animation never quite jells

  • Film

    January 2, 2002

    Shut Up and Watch!

    If you didn't like this year's movies, you didn't look hard enough. The RFT's film critics weigh in on their faves of the year.