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Old December 23 2010, 01:44 AM   #27
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Re: SUPERMAN(2012) Inspired By Secret Origin?

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'I don't want to be someone else,' says Clark. 'I don't want to be different. I want to be Clark Kent.'

[And here's the kicker...]

'I want to be your son'


Right there in that moment, Geoff Johns contextualized Superman in a way that I'm not sure has ever really been done before.
Smallville did that ten times better: learning he was an alien freaked Clark the hell out, but it didn't make him question if he was the Kents' son. Ick.
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