FILM: mind control can be broken by both pedantry and base hunger.
ME: will saves! which actually work! cool!
FILM: physical dominance can be broken by both pedagogy and... base hunger.
ME: you might be ascribing a bit too much liberatory significance to hunger.
FILM: bureaucracy can be turned on itself; fear fears your exhausted anger.
ME: those sound pretty situation-specific but sure, i'll take whatever half-hearted culture-jamming i can get.
FILM: but what'll really free you is proving your dominance over slaves in an arena as a spectacle for the imperialist capital.
ME: you would say that, wouldn't, you, france?