My reaction to watching Man of Steel a couple of weeks ago was maybe slightly different than the experience of others. One of the themes that they focused on throughout the movie was Clark’s sense of self having been adopted by a human family and then learning about his biological background. Overall, the movie centers around how he tries to come to terms with his place in the universe and on Earth. He especially has to deal with his choice to adopt the humans as those he wants to protect over his own kind. Everyone who’s aware of the Superman mythos knows his backstory of being from Krypton, being sent away, growing up to parents from midwest America, and then becoming the defender of…