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Minority report is a futuristic film which portrays elements of a both dystopian and utopian future slovenian philosopher slavoj i ek fashioned a criticism of the cheney doctrine, by comparing its preemptive strike methodology to that of the film's precrime system. Sophocles's oedipus the king and spielberg's minority report references citations apollo's prophecy in sophocles's oedipus the king christopher s nassaar anq: a quarterly journal of short articles, notes and reviews. Sophocles's oedipus the king and spielberg's minority report (critical essay) sutton, brian full text: copyright 2005 heldref publications. Sophocles's oedipus the king and spielberg's minority report(critical essay) content courtesy of while it would be an exaggeration to call minority report a futuristic retelling of the oedipus story, the film does borrow most of the central elements of sophocles's play. Conclusion in the end, oedipus the king and minority report have similar themes among the ones listed above they are a few others including hubris. Lindsay russell comparison project oedipus rex vs minority report background information plot summary plot summary similarities differences character comparison.
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