This rewatch was one of the best rewatches I’ve had in a while. I noticed so much more this time than I did last. For example, how the flashing lights at the beginning show each to be disconnected, but when they are together at the end with the last dance song playing, they are with her as a kid. They’re now connected, and I find that really beautiful. Also, at the end, when he goes into the flashing lights at…
Not what I expected it to be, but imo you should evaluate something based on what it is, not what you want it to be. With that considered, I think this film does quite well in all aspects. Even if it wasn't rated R, I do think that they tried their best to use the PG-13 rating as much as they could, but many times it fails. At that point, I believe an R rating could've greatly benefited them greatly.