Morpheus Returns in The Matrix-Themed Super Bowl Commercial!

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Let the movie tie-ins begin for the Super Bowl commercials. Last year, we got the return of Ferris Bueller, and this year we have the return of Laurence Fishburne as Morpheus of The Matrix fame in a commercial for Kia. We’ve got it below!

Given that advertisers have to pony up $4 million for a 30-second spot at this year’s Super Bowl, consider this the beginning of the classic movie tie-ins and big movie-related commercials that will permeate throughout the big game this Sunday. We’ve even chimed in on the 7 Super Bowl movie trailers we want to see!

Oh, and here’s an interesting The Matrix fact. Did you know that Will Smith was first approached to play Neo, a role that famously went to Keanu Reeves? What other actors turned down major roles? Click through below and see! And while you're at it... why not watch The Matrix online?

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The Matrix Trilogy Quotes

Morpheus: What is the Matrix? Control. The Matrix is a computer-generated dream world built to keep us under control in order to change a human being into this.
[holds up a Duracell battery]
Neo: No, I don't believe it. It's not possible.
Morpheus: I didn't say it would be easy, Neo. I just said it would be the truth.

Spoon boy: Do not try and bend the spoon. That's impossible. Instead... only try to realize the truth.
Neo: What truth?
Spoon boy: There is no spoon.
Neo: There is no spoon?
Spoon boy: Then you'll see, that it is not the spoon that bends, it is only yourself.