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  • R
  • 1999
  • 2 hr 16 min
  • 8.7  (1,984,402)
  • 73

People love to watch movies that are action packed throughout. They like to stay on their toes and not get bored with the movie. The Matrix is full of action and adventure. It is directed and written by Andy Wachowski and Lana Wachowski. The Matrix stars a well-known cast in the movie industry. Keanu Reeves plays a computer programmer named Neo. Carrie Anne Moss is Trinity, a computer hacker. The two contact an excellent computer hacker called Morpheus. Morpheus informs Neo that humans are fighting against machines that are taking over the whole world. Morpheus says that they are really in 2199. Although, a stimulation of 1999 is where the humans have been...also known as the Matrix. Morpheus is part of a group who picks people to help them fight the machines to take their world back. Neo trains to be become a part of the group. The group along with Neo want to exit the Matrix to take on the machines, but are constantly stopped by police agents. Morpheus and Trinity escape the Matrix while Neo has to defeat an agent. Neo is shot and killed but a kiss from Trinity brings him back to life.

The Matrix has two different sequels, The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions, because of the success of the first one. The Matrix is rated R for violence and language. Parents should decide whether the language and violence is unfit for their children. The language includes a lot of cursing and may not be suitable for children or teens. The style of martial arts as become well-known around the world. Viewers will enjoy the slow movement in the movie so they can see all aspects of the action. This is known as the bullet effect. You get to see each bullet soar through the air before it lands.

The Matrix was released in 1999 causing a huge success at box offices in the USA and other countries. It become the top selling DVD of all time. The film shows the world in the future and machines are taking over the humans. The Matrix won many movie awards including Best Science Fiction Film. It also won Oscar awards for visual effects and sound editing. This movie is among on of the most all time watched movie in the world. Viewers can rest assure that they will be 100% entertained and will want to add this movie to their DVD collection.

The Matrix is a 1999 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 16 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.7 and a MetaScore of 73.

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    2 hr 16 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    8.7  (1,984,402)
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