I Saw Synecdoche, New York

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    The Quick and Dirty Review

    Synedoche, New York accurately replicates the feeling of going insane. Its devolving narrative should be praised as a brave experiment, NOT, mind you, a successful one.  It's the kind of movie that if your interpretation drew from parallels the creators had never thought of...
    Honir Honir
    26-30, M
    Apr 5, 2009

    Existentialism In Synecdoche, New York

    While 'postmodern' is a term thrown around haphazardly enough to apply to anything trendily counter-intuitive, Existentialist is a descriptor I reserve for art that evangelize its core tenants.  I would call Kafka's Metamorphosis an existentialist work, for example, but not...
    Honir Honir
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Apr 5, 2009
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