Originally Posted by Skrilla31
And not to mention, he didn't really even have to kill Zod right then and there. He had him in a headlock. He could have flown the both of them away for the time being. So it's not like Superman was backed into a corner.
You can argue that Superman isnít the sort of character that you write no-win-scenarios for. So - bad Snyder for not understanding this. But as structured
, the scene is fairly airtight; as structured
, Supes took the morally correct action.