Mary and Max and the Struggle to Embrace Imperfection
I watched the movie Mary and Max this weekend. Twice.
Voice actors have traditionally been so underrated, but celebrity voice actors are the “new sound of animation.”
This is not a film for children. It portrays a somewhat dark, even macabre outlook on life. But it is balanced by laugh-out-loud humor, and the crazy, quirky ways of human kindness. Do yourself a favor and watch this along with someone else who has a bent towards being disappointed because things never turn out as perfectly as they think things should.
Let’s face it: when it comes to whether we should embrace our imperfection, do we really have an alternative?