Synecdoche, New York

Jon Brion - Synecdoche, New York
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Based on 46 ratings
2008 Ratings: #10
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October 14, 2008 / Release Date
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The saddest, most emotional and heartbreaking experience I ever felt...

"I'm just a little person
One person in a sea
Of many little people
Who are not aware of me
I do my little job
And live my little life
Eat my little meals
Miss my little kid and wife
And somewhere, maybe someday
Maybe somewhere far away
I'll meet a second little person
Who will look at me and say:
"I know you
You're the one
I've waited for
Let's have some fun..."
Life is precious, every minute
And more ... read more


Sometimes I wish I could disappear. Not literally disappear, in the sense that I stop existing or something, although there are days where that sounds preferable, but rather to disappear from here. From the internet, from the world, to cut out everyone else in my life and just be completely alone. I'm going on a vacation tomorrow. I should be excited, but I'm not. Not at all. For the past two years or so I've felt stuck in the same loop of doing the same basic things day after day, and the ... read more


Ever felt pure hopelessness but at the same time feeling very hopeful? That's a pretty hard question to answer but doesn't really feel like something you could answer. I watched Synecdoche, New York for the second time just last night and I guess it really clicked so I also decided to check out the soundtrack which I loved during the film and I think I found a very rare case of separate media from one entity being just as effective in their own right.

If you somehow haven't watched ... read more

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Track List

  1. Tacky Entrance Music
  2. Dmi Thing from When She Was the Kitchen
  3. All Plays Out (Fire Sales Version)
  4. Dmi Thing in Which New Information Is Introduced
  5. Forward Motion
  6. Something You Can't Return To
  7. Sex Based Decision Making
  8. Piano One
  9. Someone Else's Forward Motion (Posing as Your Own)
  10. Dmi We Meet Again?
  11. Still Can't Return (Still Trying)
  12. Piano Two
  13. Ok
  14. Can't Return (For the Last Time)
  15. Transposition
  16. Little Person
  17. Song for Caden
  18. Schenectady
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Added on: October 7, 2016