VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Has An Unexpected Connection To THE MATRIX RESURRECTIONS

VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Has An Unexpected Connection To THE MATRIX RESURRECTIONS

Venom: Let There Be Carnage is currently playing in theaters, but we're betting you didn't spot this unexpected link to The Matrix Resurrections while you were watching it on the big screen...

We recently saw the first trailer for The Matrix Resurrections, but did you know there was a new look at the movie in Venom: Let There Be Carnage? Both films were shot in San Francisco at the same time, and when Tom Hardy's Eddie Brock climbs the city's Coit Tower, those helicopters you can see in the background were actually there not by design, but because they were being used on The Matrix 4.

Venom: Let There Be Carnage location manager Christopher Kusiak dropped that bombshell during a recent interview with Screen Rant

"Lots of stuff impacted filming. A lot of our driving shots went away because Matrix controlled all of downtown," he explained. "We ended up moving a stunt up onto the top of the parking garage because we couldn’t get to the areas we wanted because of The Matrix. But if we would’ve been there first, it probably would’ve gone the other way."

"The helicopters were actually on the Matrix movie," Kusiak noted. "The Matrix was filming at the same time so we were catching part of their activity on camera."

We can only dream about what a clash between Venom and Neo would look like, but this is a fun piece of trivia and one that shows the unexpected outcome of two movies shooting within the same vicinity at the same time. Will we see any signs of Venom: Let There Be Carnage in the next Matrix movie? For now, that obviously remains to be seen.

We don't have long to wait, though, because The Matrix Resurrections will arrive on December 22.
 

DISCLAIMER: Comic Book Movie is protected under the DMCA (Digital Millenium Copyright Act) and... [MORE]
Related Headlines
VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Star Tom Hardy Wishes Fans A Happy Halloween By Teases Venom vs. Spider-Man

VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Star Tom Hardy Wishes Fans A Happy Halloween By Teases Venom vs. Spider-Man

Venom: Let There Be Carnage set the stage for Eddie Brock to cross paths with Spider-Man, and Tom Hardy has now taken to social media to wish fans a Happy Halloween by teasing that eventual battle...
Kevin Feige Says VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Post-Credits Scene Required A Lot Of Coordination

Kevin Feige Says VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Post-Credits Scene Required "A Lot Of Coordination"

Venom: Let There Be Carnage wrapped up with a very interesting post-credits scene, and Kevin Feige has explained how Marvel Studios and Sony made it happen. Be warned, spoilers for the sequel do follow!
VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Has Another Huge Weekend And Will Soon Become #3 U.S. Movie Of 2021

VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Has Another Huge Weekend And Will Soon Become #3 U.S. Movie Of 2021

Halloween Kills topped the U.S. box office this weekend, but Venom: Let There Be Carnage's international debut has propelled the Marvel movie to new heights. Find details on that and No Time to Die here!
VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Target Exclusive Blu-ray Cover Pits The Two Symbiotes Against Each Other

VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Target Exclusive Blu-ray Cover Pits The Two Symbiotes Against Each Other

Venom: Let There Be Carnage only recently arrived in theaters, but Target has shared their exclusive Blu-ray cover art for the sequel featuring some awesome artwork of Venom squaring off with Carnage...
VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Interview: Andy Serkis On Bringing Maximum Carnage To Marvel Movies (Exclusive)

VENOM: LET THERE BE CARNAGE Interview: Andy Serkis On Bringing Maximum Carnage To Marvel Movies (Exclusive)

Venom: Let There Be Carnage director Andy Serkis talks about bringing Venom and Carnage's epic clash to the big screen, Spider-Man, the franchise's future, and key scenes including Cletus Kasady's origin.
Latest Headlines
DUNE Opens To $40.1 Million At The Domestic Box Office; Passes $200 Million Worldwide

DUNE Opens To $40.1 Million At The Domestic Box Office; Passes $200 Million Worldwide

Dune is now playing in U.S. theaters, and despite debuting simultaneously on HBO Max, Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi epic took in over $40 million domestically, passing the $200M mark globally in the process.
HAWKEYE: Jeremy Renner & Hailee Steinfeld Take Aim On Official Poster For The Upcoming Disney+ Series

HAWKEYE: Jeremy Renner & Hailee Steinfeld Take Aim On Official Poster For The Upcoming Disney+ Series

With exactly one month to go, Marvel Studios has released the official poster for Hawkeye, featuring Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), Kate Bishop (Hailee Steinfeld), and Lucky the Pizza Dog taking aim!
MS. MARVEL Promo Art Confirms MCU's Kamala Khan Won't Have Her Comic Book Embiggening Powers

MS. MARVEL Promo Art Confirms MCU's Kamala Khan Won't Have Her Comic Book Embiggening Powers

There have been rumblings for a while now that the MCU's Ms. Marvel won't have her classic embiggening powers from the comic books, and that's been confirmed in new promo art for the Disney+ TV series...
ETERNALS Stills Shift The Focus To The Marvel Cinematic Universe's New Love Story With Ikaris And Seris

ETERNALS Stills Shift The Focus To The Marvel Cinematic Universe's New Love Story With Ikaris And Seris

Seven new stills from Eternals have been released, with the majority putting the focus on the Marvel Cinematic Universe's latest (and oldest) love story with Richard Madden's Ikaris and Gemma Chan's Sersi.
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Promo Art Reveals Spidey's New Logo And Makes Changes To The Black & Gold Suit

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Promo Art Reveals Spidey's New Logo And Makes Changes To The Black & Gold Suit

Some newly revealed promo art for Spider-Man: No Way Home puts the spotlight on the wall-crawler's new logo, while we also see that some key changes have been made to that mysterious Black & Gold suit...
ETERNALS TV Spot Unleashes The Deviants On The MCU; New Poster Shows Arishem Looming Large

ETERNALS TV Spot Unleashes The Deviants On The MCU; New Poster Shows Arishem Looming Large

Marvel Studios has released a new TV spot and poster for Eternals, and if you've been hoping to see more of Arishem and the Celestials, then we definitely have you covered. Check them out after the jump!
DEVIL'S REIGN: Marvel Comics Releases Trailer For Event Pitting Earth's Mightiest Heroes Against Kingpin

DEVIL'S REIGN: Marvel Comics Releases Trailer For Event Pitting Earth's Mightiest Heroes Against Kingpin

Ahead of Devil's Reign's release on December 1, Marvel Comics has released a new trailer for the event series revealing more about what happens when Mayor Wilson Fisk targets Earth's Mightiest Heroes...
5 Characters Marvel Television And Netflix Got Right (And 5 They Totally Screwed Up)

5 Characters Marvel Television And Netflix Got Right (And 5 They Totally Screwed Up)

Over the years, Marvel Television introduced lots of great comic book characters on Netflix, and with that era of storytelling officially at an end, we're looking back at who they got right...and wrong!