I made this video to point out all the similarities between the story being told in 'the matrix' and the bible the main character is named neo for a reason. A christ figure is a character who possesses qualities or experiences events similar to those of jesus christ, as he is portrayed in the new testament of the bible. Neo and jesus the most obvious connection between the movie and christianity is that neo is a definite jesus figure the first thing that made me notice this was a very subtle piece of dialogue. Jesus christ: the name jesus is often used in association with neo, most explicitly when choi, a drug user, thanks neo for providing him with illicit software hallelujah hallelujah you're my. Want to know what jesus did for you and who you are now just watch this the matrix with some watercolor effects and some sub-titles to let you know what is really going on.
My own personal jesus christ when neo joins the resistance, whose goals are to wake people up to the existence of the matrix, he is exposing people to the reality of a world they have been missing, just as jesus did. Like christ, the new adam, the chosen one, neo freely gives himself up to save another, going to face his enemies alone he dies, comes back to life transformed with greater power and authority, and, in the film's final shot, ascends into heaven, where he prepares for the coming liberation of humanity. The main character, neo, is a matrix-bound human who knows that something is not right with the world he lives in, and is eager to learn the truth he is offered the truth from a character named morpheus, who proclaims that neo is the one (chosen one) who will eventually destroy the matrix, thereby setting the humans free.
In revolutions, most of the characters are carried over from the previous film, and little is new philosophicallythere are several references to neo as savior and messiah however, the christ similes are reimagined in terms of an eastern or hindu worldview. Similarities between jesus christ and john coffey in the green mile set on death row in a southern prison in 1935, the green mile is the remarkable story of the cell block's head guard, who develops an emotional, and unusual relationship with one inmate who possesses a magical gift that is both mysterious and miraculous. Neo (born as thomas a anderson, also known as the one, an anagram for neo) is a fictional character and the main protagonist in the matrix franchisehe was portrayed as a cybercriminal and computer programmer by keanu reeves in the matrix trilogy, as well as having a cameo in the animatrix short film kid's story. 2 occult empowerment while bible-based names add an illusion of truth to the matrix myth, the supernatural powers and beliefs of the main character is anything but christian neo is a kung fu expert with power to zoom through the ai. Later on, while neo is in the matrix he hears trinity (who is in the real world next to his physical body) scream his name as well in the beginning of the movie, trinity is in hotel room number 303 and the song titled main title/trinity infinity is playing in the background.
Neo's representation in the matrix can also be viewed as an allegory to jesus christ for example, paul fontana (2003) writes that, in ancient israelite tradition there was an expectation that a great military leader would arisethis person was referred to as the messiah. Re: religion in the matrix - neo is basically jesus a ton of good stories have prominent gods, or god-like figures in them, be it neo, zeus, the christian god, or supermanwell okay, superman kinda sucks, but you get my point.
↑ an archaic definition for the term, cypher is zero, making the character the (human) opposite of the one, neo, who encounters a negative later in his adventures ↑ cypher's role is akin to the role of the biblical figure judas and his betrayal of jesus christ. Morpheus (morpheus means dreamer) tells neo that the matrix has rules, but that the rules can be bent and, in some cases, broken jesus says, i have overcome the world, which means that he has mastered the laws of creation. The story of a reluctant christ-like protagonist set against a baroque, mtv backdrop, the matrix is the definitive hybrid of technical wizardry and contextual excellence that should be the benchmark for all sci-fi films to come hollywood has had some problems combining form and matter in the sci-fi. We see in the 'the matrix', that neo overcomes the agents and starts the destruction of the matrix after he dies and comes back from the dead this is similar to what jesus did when he died, because he went to hell and destroyed the power of the one who had the keys of death, that is the devil.
The first person able to escape the matrix must have been christ who broke into creation and was able to come out of the matrix world, because only god has the power to resurrect himself jesus is god. Intended or not, the matrix takes us through a major change in a character's life that seems to have many parallels to christian baptism by including these symbolisms of baptism in the movie, viewers have another type of representation for the new life that neo enters. The matrix (1999 movie): what's the method they used making the sound effect of neo's voice at the time he was located in the matrix was neo still alive at the end of the matrix revolutions a machine dragged his body to somewhere.