A God Am I / Theatre

Theatre has limited tools for conveying characters' power, but one reliable trick is to have a bad guy proclaim himself a god.

  • Steve Jobs, of all people, in Nerds.
  • In Pokémon Live!, during "It Will All Be Mine," Giovanni says he'll have divine power and make the sun shine on only him.
  • J.D. of Heathers.
    We can start and finish wars.
    We're what killed the dinosaurs.
    We're the asteroid that's overdue.
    The dinosaurs will turn to dust.
    They'll die because we say they must.