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Synecdoche, New York

Theatre director Caden Cotard's artistic life is boosted by a prestigious grant, but his marriage abruptly ends and a mystery malady starts taking its toll. Throwing himself into a theatrical attempt to portray stark reality, Caden's relationships and existence become the subject of, and contaminated by, his epic work. Directorial debut from the award-winning writer of Being John Malkovich and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

Release date:

2 hours

Last on

Sat 18 Apr 2015 00:35

Credits

Role Contributor
Caden CotardPhilip Seymour Hoffman
HazelSamantha Morton
Claire KeenMichelle Williams
Adele LackCatherine Keener
TammyEmily Watson
Ellen Bascomb/Millicent WeemsDianne Wiest
MariaJennifer Jason Leigh
Madeleine GravisHope Davis
Sammy BarnathanTom Noonan
DirectorCharlie Kaufman
WriterCharlie Kaufman

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