The Matrix

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Overview

Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.

  1. Lana Wachowski

    Director, Writer

  2. Lilly Wachowski

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Keanu Reeves

    Keanu Reeves

    Thomas "Neo" Anderson

  2. Laurence Fishburne

    Laurence Fishburne

    Morpheus

  3. Carrie-Anne Moss

    Carrie-Anne Moss

    Trinity

  4. Hugo Weaving

    Hugo Weaving

    Agent Smith

  5. Gloria Foster

    Gloria Foster

    Oracle

  6. Joe Pantoliano

    Joe Pantoliano

    Cypher

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 16m

Budget $63,000,000.00

Revenue $463,517,383.00

Homepage http://www.warnerbros.com/matrix

Release Information

  • March 30, 1999
    R, Theatrical

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A review by NeoBrowser

10.0
By NeoBrowser

Get this: what if all we know as reality was, in fact, virtual reality? Reality itself is a ravaged dystopia run by technocrat Artificial Intelligence where humankind vegetates in billions of gloop-filled tanks - mere battery packs for the machineworld - being fed this late '90s VR (known as The Matrix - you with us here?) through an ugly great cable stuck in the back of our heads. And what if there was a group of quasi-spiritual rebels infiltrating The Matrix with the sole purpose of crashing the ruddy great mainframe and rescuing humans from their unknown purgatory? And, hey, what if Keanu Re... read the rest.

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