- The film is about the Buddhist concept of karma
- The film is about the Christian concept of purgatory
- The film is about the pursuit of meaning in our daily lives
This essay is part of a column called The Wisdom Project by David Allan, editorial director of CNN Health and Wellness. The series is on applying to one's life the wisdom and philosophy found everywhere, from ancient texts to pop culture. You can follow David at @davidgallan. Don't miss another Wisdom Project column by subscribing here.
(CNN)"It's not true that life is one damn thing after another -- it's one damn thing over and over." -- Edna St. Vincent Millay
'Groundhog Day' is all about karma
'Groundhog Day' is all about purgatory
'Groundhog Day' is about hope
'Groundhog Day' is all about you, today
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