* FamilyUnfriendlyAesop: Kyle Kallgren of ''WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh'' [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2dOuLR-BkI claims that the film]] professes a philosophy of "all choices have consequences, therefore choose none of them" that is both [[StrawNihilist unhealthy]] and [[FantasticAesop impossible to live out]] ([[GoldenMeanFallacy since not choosing is itself a choice]].)
* GainaxEnding: There are several ways to interpret the movie's last moments.
* TearJerker: It's full of this.