Originally Posted by Monotreme
especially since the whole "movie showing stuff that is in a little girl's imagination" thing has been done so many times before...
I think it was Roger Ebert who said "It's not what it's about, it's how it's about it."
The story was simple, but powerful, and it was to be one of those visually stunning films of my life. This was one of my top 5 last year for sure. The DVD commentary has some interesting stuff too.