In all my life, I have never met anyone that has had the perfect relationship. Whether it be a relationship with themselves, their country, their friends, family or significant others -- nothing is ever perfect. The closer you are, the more vulnerable. And we don't like to be vulnerable. Or do we? Nah, I'm just joking -- any word that begins with the letter 'V' is off limits to me. Well, expect for one word ... but we won't get into that. Literally.
So, if perfection doesn't exist, then what types of relationships should we strive for? A satisfying one? A stable one? More comfort than conflict? On the subject of relationships, a good friend of mine always says, "You must be challenged." It's way too easy to slide through life un-phased and un-attached. A solid relationship is one that always keeps you on your toes. It takes work. It takes commitment. And, at the end of the day, you're a better person because of it. Is it perfect? Never. But you don't want it to be.
While the following films are completely different from one another, they all explore different kinds of relationships we have throughout life. Sure, some are a bit more, well, mature than others, but that's what makes this whole journey interesting, right? Welcome to this week's Trailer Park: