In this episode, we do a little music-appreciation of Clark’s theme and break down the reveal of the starship. We explore Jonathan’s background and his parenting. Finally we look at a deleted scene shared by Costner.
Featuring clips with Hans Zimmer, Dylan Sprayberry, Katie Couric & Bryant Gumbel, Diane Lane and Kevin Costner.
We touch on the following questions:
- What does Clark’s theme say about the Kents?
- How does Zimmer relate to Superman?
- How could the Kents have hidden the ship?
- Why didn’t the government come and take the ship?
- What kind of access to information did Jonathan have?
- Why is Jonathan skeptical of the government?
- Why does Jonathan think the world will fear extraterrestrials?
- Why did Jonathan tell people to go for the overpass?
- What is the significance of Kansas State?
- What cues does Man of Steel take from Superman Earth One?
- What would Jor-El think of Jonathan?
- How did Jonathan deal with Clark’s emotions?
- What kinds of values could Jonathan teach Clark as a farmer?
- Why did they cut Jonathan fishing with Clark?
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