Philosophical meanings behind 4 films
... Philosophy of Movies Word Count: 1090 Surrogates, Being John Malkovich, Garden The Social Network Plato, Apology (70 words)
Being John Malkovich is a movie that has somewhat to do with one’s state of mind in life. Plato, in his Apology, was at the end of his life before he got poisoned with hemlock and he would ultimately be assassinated. Similarly, John Malkovich is basically in a bind. He keeps going through multiple facets or personas through a variety of parallel universes that are next to each other.
(2) Plato, Laches
Plato’s work Laches is a work of moral importance, which basically is parallel with the movie theme of Surrogates. As one ponders moral influences, Surrogates d...