The movie will begin in five moments
The mindless voice announced
All those unseated will await the next show

We filed slowly, languidly into the hall
The auditorium was vast and silent
As we seated and were darkened, the voice continued

The program for this evening is not new
You've seen this entertainment through and through
You've seen your birth your life and death
You might recall all of the rest
Did you have a good world when you died?
Enough to base a movie on?

I'm getting out of here
(Where are you going?)
To the other side of morning
(Please don't chase the clouds, pagodas)

Her cunt gripped him like a warm, friendly hand

It's alright, all your friends are here
(When can I meet them?)
After you've eaten
(I'm not hungry)
Uh, we meant beaten

Silver stream, silvery scream

Ooh, impossible concentration


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The Movie Lyrics as written by John Paul Densmore Jim Morrison

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    i thought this was a poem he wrote.

    peacefrog2112on March 07, 2006   Link
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    it is a poem he wrote, its a song on American Prayer.

    cabbage saintson December 09, 2006   Link
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    It could be Jim looking back on his life with a retrospective eye, and also appears hauntingly psychic after watching Oliver Stones "The Doors".

    Perhaps Jim knew his existence had been larger than life, almost like a movie. He lived enough that a movie based on his life seemed almost predictable.

    adolescentdiscontenton January 11, 2010   Link

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