I'm too personally invested in this interpretation to be fuckin objective.
[Interviewer: "What was it like to be defined by being beautiful?"]
Connelly: "It's uncomfortable to talk about - there's no way to come off right! If you say you are beautiful, you sound obnoxious, and if you deny it, doesn't that sound obnoxious?"
Don't make my mistakes. Never watch Grave of the Fireflies. I can't deal with this.
Originally Posted by uumlau
When one is used to sweet/sentimental and fantasy/action Anime, Grave of the Fireflies is a complete shock. It's a great film, but you really have to know what you're getting into.
Oh yeah, actually I think I read the plot summary of this movie at some point- I might have watched it actually a long time ago. And I think it did 'kill me' a bit- yeah. Pretty sure now that I think about it. *Curiosity more than satisfied*