A Reddit fan concept proposes that Jim Carrey‘s character in The Truman Present and in Sonic the Hedgehog is identical particular person.
Sure, according to Redditor Travis_Blake, Dr. Robotnik from the 2020 film and its 2022 sequel is simply Truman Burbank many years into the longer term. Right here’s how the Redditor explains it:
“As soon as Truman Burbank escaped his cave, he started his journey to discover and perceive the world round him. With such a recognizable face, individuals have been pleased to assist him in his educational journey in alternate for analysis, inside, and so forth associated to the present. With the popularity, he grows a mustache and modifications his identify to have one thing for himself. [He calls himself] Robotnik to check with the robotic actions of his earlier life and the way he discovered himself.”
Then, after a pair many years, “Truman’s distrust of individuals will increase as privateness decreases whereas expertise will increase. He doesn’t wish to be the goal once more, so he units himself as much as be the observer. Robotnik has a big ego as if he’s the primary character, one thing that carried over from the reveal of the present. Having been lied to harm him, inflicting him to isolate and develop extra upset with the world. Stone is the one particular person he trusts, similar to Lauren.”
Moreover, Travis_Blake clarified that the idea applies to the Sonic the Hedgehog films, not the video games.
Though it has 279 upvotes and counting, the idea’s responses vary from “That is the type of shit I come to this subreddit for” to “I’ll have what you’re smoking.”
Watch the films back-to-back to see if the Redditor has some extent — or if they’re smoking one thing. (Each might be true.)