Religious and Theological Themes in The Matrix

Raz M.
Raz M.
Mar 5, 2018 · 18 min read
God Judging Adam. William Blake (1757–1827). Collection Tate, acq. 1939. Right: Official poster for The Matrix

In an attempt to decipher the meaning of contemporary movies and their relationship to archaic religious symbology, I will discuss here the movie The Matrix, made by the Wachowskis. There is no need to introduce the movie to the reader, given its success and the broad range of studies and articles that were published once the movie released.