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With the latter disconcertedly confusing--possibly as a result of the translation from the original story by Japanese director Hironobu Sakaguchi and mystically philosophical, the film is nowhere as engrossing as it should have been.
Rebecca Goldstein, in her novel, Mind-Body Problem, nicely illustrates the point when her narrator, imbued with an undergraduate enthusiasm for great books and great ideas, disconcertedly finds herself at Princeton in a graduate seminar on adverbs.
Gray and green plastic with a handle and crank, it looks disconcertedly like a salad shooter or handheld circular saw.