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This is not a movie I feel comfortable rating having just seen it. I reserve the right to change my rating upon further reflection.
There are so many themes this makes me think about that I don’t have a handle on yet.
There’s something here about Christianity and mythology. There’s not living up to a parent’s expectations. There’s the meaning of honor and the role it plays in trying to be a good person. There’s something here about conservation and…
Such a beautiful movie. It made me feel so many contradictory things at once.
Like how aging and death can be sad, but they’re also the only reason life has power.
Or how it’s possible to be antisocial and dislike the idea of people, but love an individual person and really listen to them.
Or how America can be a cruel, cold place to some people, but also be breathtakingly beautiful.
Or how rarely I stop and look at the…