Reading Plato with the Man of Steel | Rightly Understood | Big Think

27 Jun

Yes,  Man of Steel was a great movie and gave us hope that a Justice League Movie that actually delivers is on the horizon. But dig a little deeper and there may be much more there…

Man of Steel is all about Plato’s Republic, something that would hit you immediately if you had actually read that great book. The filmmakers make it clear enough that they want you to read it to get their message. They show Clark Kent sitting in his car reading Plato, presumably to help him get some clue about who he is and what he’s supposed to do.

Read more at Reading Plato with the Man of Steel | Rightly Understood | Big Think.

Found this article at the  Acton Institute PowerBlog

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