Synecdoche, New York Synopsis
An ailing theater director (Philip Seymour Hoffman) creates an ever-growing replica of New York.
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Synecdoche, New York

By Movie_Man_Mark
I saw this at the Cannes Film Festival. Charlie Kaufman is a genius. It's real life. Don't miss it....

Brilliant!

By ZMan_Barzell
I guess I'm one of the lucky ones who got it! Hilarious if you have a morbid sense of humor...yet deeply moving and thought provoking synecdoche - a figure of speech in which a part is used for...

Horrible movie

By MagicChef
Boring - tedious, depressing - vote it a thumbs down thnumbs down thumbs down - Do we really need movies like this??...

Confessions of Being an Adaptaion of a Dangerous Spotless Mind

By blueswanstudios
I found it quite amazing on many levels. (acting, visuals, dialog, concepts...) That's not to say that I understand it. It's certainly confusing but really that's part of the fun of it. It definitely...

I stared at the ceiling

By PIXARROX
I encourage you to avoid this film. I quite literally began staring at the ceiling just because I was tired of holding up my head to watch it. Not kidding... and that was well into the second...

Fascinating, surreal, long and worth seeing...

By movielover4ever
if you're into that. Personally, I loved it. It is wonderful to see a challenging piece of film-it was highly creative and although dark, also darkly funny. The cast was terrific and the acting...

Not for me

By sandrena
We went to see this movie based on critic reviews (who have led me astray before) and the cast. Maybe I'm just too low-brow or not introspective enough to understand this movie, but to me it was a...

Synecdoche, New York

By moland
This movie is for the thinking man or woman. Don't expect the director/plot/actors to tell you what it means or what you are supposed to come away with. I personally left the theater in awe...

Synecdoche, New York ~ MODERN MATERPIECE!!

By lugubriousthespian
Charlie Kaufman's first film as both writer and director is a dazzling, dark, deeply textured mind puzzle of a cinematic experience. Granted, for those who want easy entertainments, this film wil be...

I must be too dumb

By dburrier
I must be too dumb to get this one. I waited out all 123 painful minutes waiting for something, anything, to pull this movie into the realm of comprehension. This made me want to go back to college...

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Rated R | For language and some sexual content/nudity