An author has drawn a connection between The Matrix, The Terminator and the Bible, and it’s blowing our minds.
Sophia Stewart claims her 1981 unpublished comic book The Third Eye, which was inspired by her own faith, formed the basis of not one but two of the most popular sci-fi franchises of the 20th century: The Matrix and Terminator.
“Terminator starts from the front of my book to the back,” Stewart said back in 2014 “The Matrix starts from the back of my book and works its way to the front. They are moving in two opposite directions. My book was separated into two. The Third Eye is an epic; my book spans three time frames: the past, the present and the future. Those films do the same thing.”
Although Stewart’s claims were disputed in a legal battle in 2014, she still makes a strong case for the films’ deeper spiritual message.
Speaking on The Armstrong Williams Show in 2019, Stewart said: