Even though the movie portrays Mary and Max in two separate worlds, their realms are melded together through the point of view, similar internal conflicts and naivety expressed through language. In this Claymation, the point of view is a bit convoluted. Both character’s stories are being told through letter; Max’s point of view takes over when Mary reads his letters and vice versa. By enveloping each character in the other’s life by allowing them to have a voice while thousands of miles away, the point of view allows for a stronger bond between the ...
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