Apart from the opening wedding scene the whole film systematically keeps a distance from real cinema. Kurzweil has it all wrong because he does not know the resilience of the human mind. Looks are what you are. The need to have affection first of all, contact with others, including physical contact.
But It does exist. Second it strikingly confront the problem of age in a sexual community that is too often marked by transience and instability, especially since these couples are not recognize by the law and do not have the right to marry and create a stable home. That sure is a joy ride for those two newly engaged young people who got trapped during a rainstorm on a dead end road with a flat tyre and no spare tyre to repair the flat.
Disease and Pain: American Voices But in the morning he will feel no satisfaction, no fulfilment. Fear is not triggered by other people's eyes, but by one's own eyes on one's own body. Bruising the feelings of women who are not accepted as equal in the church. This journalist believes he can change, manipulate and dominate public opinion and make them do what he wants, hence that he can change history in the direction he wants.