io9 has some questions about Alita. Having just watched it, I can answer some of them:
Q: "we don’t know why everyone was fighting. What was the point?"
A: Because Earth fucking sucks, and we hate you.
Q: "Why was Mars so much more advanced than Earth?"
A: Because we're fucking Mars, we're awesome.
Hope that cleared some things up.
"Release me," the frog said, "and I will grant you a wish."
"Oh!" the boy said, "I wish to understand all animals!"
All the way home he listened to birds, and he excitedly told his father.
"That's nice," his father said, but the boy heard "Whatever, don't disturb me."
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