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3 Reasons Why The Matrix is a Classic Film

In my opinion, The Matrix is a classic, iconic film, much like Star Wars. But that begs the question of why? Well, I think there are 3 primary reasons why The Matrix is an all-time classic Hollywood production. Read on and let me know if you agree. Continue reading

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Keanu Brings Elements of The Matrix into Directorial Debut

Keanu Reeves is getting ready to make his directorial debut. Keanu’s film is a martial arts epic called Man of Tai Chi. The movie is set in Beijing and will be filmed in China. It’s a story about a “young martial artist whose fighting skills brings him to a realm of vast opportunities, and painful choices.” Continue reading

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The Big Lebowski Enters The Matrix

As you may or may not know, I am also always on the lookout for funny videos related to The Matrix to share with you – my loyal readers. Well, I’ve got a really funny one to share with you today that mashes the red pill/blue pill scene with the main character from the 1998 comedy, The Big Lebowski. Enjoy! Continue reading

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1999 Red Carpet Video of the LA Premier of The Matrix

Here is a YouTube video that shows clips of the 1999 theatrical premier of The Matrix in Los Angeles. The video is basically a chronicle of the “red carpet” event prior to the showing of the actual movie. If you’re a fan, this is a must-watch! Continue reading

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Dissecting the Philosophical Elements of The Matrix

I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the symbolism scattered throughout The Matrix trilogy. The presence of the various “hidden” themes, symbols and messages is really one of the things that makes The Matrix such an iconic movie classic. Here are some of my thoughts regarding these various philosophical elements. Continue reading

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Meet Sophia Stewart: Self-Proclaimed Creator of The Matrix

Have you ever heard of Sophia Stewart? In a nutshell, she claims to be the original creator of The Matrix (as well as the Terminator franchise), and she filed a $1 billion infringement lawsuit against the Wachowski brothers and Warner Brothers in 2004… Continue reading

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My Little Pony Enters The Matrix

Here is a video parody that uses characters from the kid’s cartoon, My Little Pony, as Neo, Agent Smith, etc. Although it sounds really bizarre (which it is), the video is surprisingly funny. Watch it now! Continue reading

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The Symbolism of The Matrix

Many people like The Matrix for many different reasons – for example, the mind-bending nature of the plot, the incredible special effects, the intense fight scenes, and of course the ultra cool Matrix sunglasses, to name a few. That said, although all of those elements are truly awesome, for me the best part is the symbolism and philosophical elements that permeate the movie. Continue reading

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Breaking Down the Special Effects of The Matrix

Here is a great video that actually demonstrates how the 360-degree / slow motion effects in The Matrix (for example, bullet time) were achieved. In the video, the hosts set up a bunch of cameras to show in real time how the effect is achieved. Very interesting! Continue reading

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Peanut Neo!

Here is another video I just stumbled upon that I will definitely be adding to my ‘funny Matrix video’ collection – This time, the “actors” are peanuts. No, not Charlie Brown, Lucy and Snoopy, but actual peanuts. It’s hilarious and ingenuous. Continue reading

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