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

Agent Smith: Why, Mr. Anderson? Why do you do it? Why get up? Why keep fighting? Do you believe you're fighting for something? For more that your survival? Can you tell me what it is? Do you even know? Is it freedom? Or truth? Perhaps peace? Yes? No? Could it be for love? Illusions, Mr. Anderson. Vagaries of perception. The temporary constructs of a feeble human intellect trying desperately to justify an existence that is without meaning or purpose. And all of them as artificial as the Matrix itself, although only a human mind could invent something as insipid as love. You must be able to see it, Mr. Anderson. You must know it by now. You can't win. It's pointless to keep fighting. Why, Mr. Anderson? Why? Why do you persist?
Neo: Because I choose to.

Commander Lock: Dammit, Morpheus. Not everyone believes what you believe.
Morpheus: My beliefs do not require them to.