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Kozlovic, Anton Karl: "Superman as Christ-Figure. The American Pop Culture Movie Messiah." In: Journal of Religion and Film 6.1<http://www.unomaha.edu/jrf/superman.htm> (1. Okt. 2016) 
Resource type: Web Article
Languages: englisch
Peer reviewed
BibTeX citation key: Kozlovic2002
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Categories: General
Keywords: "Superman", Adaption, Comic-Verfilmung, Religion, Superheld, USA
Creators: Kozlovic
Collection: Journal of Religion and Film
Attachments   URLs   http://www.unomaha.edu/jrf/superman.h ...
Abstract
Holy subtexts abound within the popular cinema. Superman: The Movie (1978) and Superman II (1981) were examined as a protracted secular analogue of the Jesus story. The literature was reviewed and twenty Superman-Jesus parallels plus eight Christic personalistic traits were explicated. It was concluded that Superman is not only a legitimate Christ-figure, but the American pop culture movie Messiah.
  
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