The Matrix

The Matrix Retold by Mom – Enjoy this!

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Found this video today, and I hope that you enjoy it as much as I did. Here’s the description from the video: My mom hadn’t seen (or heard of) the Wachowski’s classic sci-fi film The Matrix. We watched the entire … Continue reading

Agent Smith appears in Matrix Themed Commercial for GE

Friday, April 12th, 2013

The 30-second spot, for General Electric‘s Brilliant Machines campaign, aired during Saturday Night Live on April 13 and features Matrix star Hugo Weaving as Agent Smith. In the commercial, created by BBDO New York, Agent Smith walks through a fictional … Continue reading

‘The Matrix’ added to the National Film Registry

Friday, December 21st, 2012

It was only a matter of time.  The Matrix has finally been added to the National Film Registry, where it will be preserved by the Library of Congress. Under the terms of the National Film Preservation Act, each year the … Continue reading

The Wachowskis discuss the meaning of The Matrix Trilogy

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

During a press junket for Cloud Atlas, the Wachowskis commented on The Matrix Trilogy.  This is insight into the films that, nine years later, makes the differences between the films make a lot of sense.  Here’s what they said: What … Continue reading

Why watch The Matrix?

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

What do you mean you’ve never watched The Matrix before? Where have you been living since the 90s? It’s fine, I guess you can be forgiven. We know that some people aren’t as big a fan of The Matrix sequels, … Continue reading

Don Davis Interviewed about The Matrix Live – Film in Concert

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

Don Davis, score composer for all three films in the trilogy, will conduct as the symphony plays the score along to the film on the big screen. CultureMap: What are the challenges involved in translating a film score to live … Continue reading

The Matrix Live with the Symphony in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

Neo, Trinity and Morpheus are back and they’ve brought a symphony orchestra with them. The groundbreaking, Oscar-winning 1999 sci-fi blockbuster returns as The Matrix Live. Watch the full-length film, which set new standards for visual and audio effects, on a … Continue reading

The Matrix Reboots in 2014 with Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and Jaden Smith

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Warner Brothers Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures have teamed up to return us to the world of The Matrix in 2014.  To appeal to a broader audience, the story is being simplified and re-written as a PG-13 film, that could … Continue reading

Interview with Thomas Scott (Neo Stand-In) from The Matrix (1999)

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Archival interview with Thomas Scott from the official Matrix website. MATRIX: How did you get involved in ‘The Matrix’? THOMAS: I was very fortunate in that I had my photograph with Liz Mullinar’s casting and Tim Littleton, who was doing … Continue reading

Interview with Robert Barlow & Aaron Gordon (SFX Department) from The Matrix (1999)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Archival interview with Robert Barlow and Aaron Gordon from the official Matrix website. MATRIX: Aaron, what is your role in the production of ‘The Matrix’? AARON: I was only called in in the last few months to help with the … Continue reading