Within the authentic Matrix movie, déjà vu was only a glitch that teased bother forward. Nevertheless, the brand new trailer for The Matrix Resurrections makes use of déjà vu as a software for anticipation. As one other sci-fi franchise as soon as stated: “This has all occurred earlier than, this may all occur once more.” This notion was even arrange within the earlier movies, when Neo discovered that he was within the sixth iteration of the Matrix. And now, it seems that he’s about to enter the seventh incarnation.
The brand new trailer reunites Neo and Trinity, even when they don’t instantly acknowledge one another from their earlier lives. There’s additionally a brand new Morpheus who gives the acquainted selection between remaining within the fantasy of the Matrix or embracing the tough actuality outdoors of the system. We’ve additionally assumed that Morpheus was a reincarnation of the unique, however maybe he’s the son or grandson of the Morpheus we knew and beloved. If Niobe’s aged look is any indication, the occasions of The Matrix Revolutions occurred many years in the past. And a brand new warfare between man and machine is about to start.
Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss are reprising their roles as Neo and Trinity, respectively, with Jada Pinkett Smith returning as Niobe. Warner Bros. has additionally shared further particulars about a few of the new roles within the movie. Jessica Henwick’s Bugs seems to be poised for a big function within the movie. She’s a hacker who idolized the earlier incarnation of Neo and can do something to convey him again within the current. As for Yahya Abdul-Mateen II’s Morpheus, he’s as soon as once more Neo and Trinity’s information to a brand new world, “whereas additionally fulfilling his personal better function on a really singular journey of self-discovery.”
All we learn about about Neal Patrick Harris’ character is that he’s appearing as a therapist to Neo within the Matrix. Whether or not he’s man or machine stays to be seen. However it does seem that Mindhunter star Jonathan Groff is the movie’s new antagonist. Whereas Warner Bros. calls him “Thomas Anderson’s enterprise companion,” he’s clearly greater than a human. He could even be Agent Smith reborn in a brand new physique to torment his everlasting nemesis, Neo.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas will play Sati, a program who was initially glimpsed as a younger lady in The Matrix Revolutions. Lambert Wilson and Daniel Bernhardt are additionally returning to the franchise as The Merovingian and Agent Johnson, respectively.
Lana Wachowski co-wrote the movie with David Mitchell and Aleksandar Hemon, along with returning to the director’s chair. The Matrix Resurrections will hit theaters and HBO Max on December 22.