Before you dismiss this as some wild conspiracy theory, look at the accuracy of the movie to the actual event and the relative closeness of the dates.

Exhibit A:

The Matirx (3/31/1999) – Neo’s passport expires 11-SEP-01

Exhibit B:

Oil Storm (Aired on FX 6/5/2005), Katrina struck 8/29/2005

Exhibit C:

Knowing (3/20/2009) Nicholas Cage watches a news report about exploding oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico