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The Symphonic DCEU: The Brutal Precision of The Bat of Gotham

The Batman is brutal; he always has been, and I suspect he always will be. It’s engrained in his character. He is an embodiment of fear. He makes normal criminals think twice before engaging in nefarious activities for fear of … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of the DCEU Part III: Dawn of Justice

Introduction:  The DC Extended Universe is indisputably filled with commentary on our world and this includes areas of philosophy. This series will attempt to illuminate and expand upon those philosophical musings. And each part will span the entire DCEU up … Continue reading

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The Rule-Breakers Part II: A Tale of Two Supermen.

In Part I, I covered a poignant moment for Batman in Batman: Hush, and compared it to the Batman we see in the DCEU. Check it out here: The Rule-Breakers Part 1: The Dark Knight of the Soul. Nowhere else … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of the DCEU Part II: Must There Be An Übermensch?

Introduction: The DC Extended Universe is indisputably filled with commentary on our world and this includes areas of philosophy. This series will attempt to illuminate and expand upon those philosophical musings and each part will span the entire DCEU up … Continue reading

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In Defense of the Good Guys: Why the Moral Archetypes of Captain America and Superman are Still Relevant Today.

Superman and Captain America are good guys, in every sense of the word. They embody everything from the era they were written. Their morality was black and white – no gray area slipped in-between. Both characters represent in their own way, … Continue reading

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