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The Matrix

  1. casting
    Jada Pinkett Smith Might Return to The MatrixShe’s in talks to reprise her role as Niobe.
  2. casting
    Neil Patrick Harris to Take the Red Pill — Not Like That — and Enter The MatrixHis role has not yet been disclosed.
  3. whoa
    Matrix Franchise to Regenerate With Fourth Film Starring Keanu ReevesLana Wachowski and Carrie-Anne Moss are also returning.
  4. vulture lists
    Every Keanu Reeves Movie Performance, RankedFrom Ted to Neo, and everything in between.
  5. we are living in the matrix
    Okay, Maybe the Wachowskis Are Working on a 4th Matrix MovieJohn Wick 3 director Chad Stahelski let the news slip.
  6. movies
    19 Things The Matrix Predicted About Life in 2019How a 1999 Keanu Reeves movie anticipated (almost) everything about the world of today.
  7. the matrix
    15 Irrefutable Reasons Why We Might Be Living in a SimulationWeird news. Quarks with computer code. Missing aliens. The evidence discussed on a few sub-Reddits might actually be plausible.
  8. movies
    How The Matrix’s Red Pill Became the Internet’s Delusional Drug of ChoiceIt’s inspired a whole pharmacy’s worth of memes and cyberideologies — some playful, some hateful.
  9. movies
    The Beatific Imperfection of Keanu Reeves in The MatrixHe invented a new kind of action star.
  10. movies
    The Matrix Was the One Time the Wachowskis’ Ambition Met the MainstreamThe film made the siblings the hottest things in town, but then the tide turned.
  11. movies
    Reckoning With The Matrix’s Gun ProblemThe film’s notorious massacre scene showed slaughter as squad walk, a violation of the unwritten adventure-movie rule not to make murder look heroic.
  12. the matrix
    What We Can Learn About Gender From The MatrixTrans women have claimed it as an allegory for gender transition since at least 2012. But allegorically is the least interesting way to read anything.
  13. movies
    High Fashion Is Just The Matrix Cosplay NowLooks inspired by the movie’s four main characters could be seen on the spring 2019 runways.
  14. the matrix
    Philosopher Nick Bostrom on Whether We Live in a SimulationAnd what he thinks about the tech billionaires trying to break us out.
  15. movies
    How The Matrix Got MadeAs we approach the film’s 20th anniversary, here’s a timeline of how the pop-culture phenomenon came to be, and what happened next.
  16. movies
    The Matrix’s Bullet Time Made 3-D RedundantThe last time I saw “classic” bullet time, it was used on the E! Network’s Golden Globes red-carpet show.
  17. movies
    Neo’s Stunt Double Chad Stahelski on How The Matrix Changed Movie Action Forever“I read the script and didn’t understand a fucking word of it.”
  18. movies
    The Matrix Taught Superheroes to FlyIt laid the template for the gritty, gravity-defying, self-seriously cerebral modern blockbuster.
  19. movies
    The Matrix Built Our Reality-Denying WorldIt gave all of us — including Alex Jones, flat-earthers, lizard-people conspiracists, even Rachel Maddow — a new way to see (or not see) everything.
  20. The Black Mirror Creator Has an Idea for a Much Nicer Version of The MatrixThis would definitely make Neo’s world more bearable …
  21. reboots forever
    Why We Don’t Need a Matrix RebootFor one thing, the original already failed to start a franchise.
  22. reboots
    There’s a Matrix Reboot in the WorksBut nary a Wachowski in sight.
  23. WATCH: Keanu Reeves Is Obsessed With Doing His Own StuntsThat car-to-bus jump in Speed? All him.
  24. sequels forever
    Keanu Reeves Is Open to Another Matrix Movie: ‘That’d Be Weird, But Why Not?’Provided the Wachowskis are involved.
  25. primers
    From John Woo to John Wick, Here’s Your Guide to Gun FuKeanu Reeves has a lot of experience.
  26. red pill
    Aw, Yeah: Laurence Fishburne Has a Cameo in John Wick 2It’s a Matrix reunion.
  27. vulture lists
    The 25 Best Cold-Open Action Scenes in Film HistoryFeaturing Bond, Holmes, and… Monty Python?
  28. sequential art
    Artist Geof Darrow Talks 109-Page Zombie FightsPlus, 34 pages of his newest graphic novel!
  29. lego spoofs
    The Matrix’s Lobby Scene Got a Lego MakeoverAnd it kind of changes everything.
  30. The 15 Best Robot Movies of All TimeEver since the early years of cinema — even before the term “robot” was coined, in fact — the movies have been obsessed with them.
  31. anniversaries
    15 Years Later, The Matrix Still Has UsThe movie remains a singular cinematic experience.
  32. movies
    National Film Registry: Now With More The MatrixAnd Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
  33. coming attractions
    How Did the Wachowskis Make Cloud Atlas? BarelyEverything about this movie says “tough sell.”
  34. office space
    Watch an Office SpaceMatrix Mash-UpIs this good for the company?
  35. the matrix
    Watch a Scene From The Matrix Recut With PeanutsWhy not?
  36. clickables
    See a Britain’s Got Talent Contestant’s Insane Matrix DanceMeet Razy Gogonea.
  37. the matrix
    Two More Matrix Movies Could Be Headed Our Way [Update: But They’re Not]These two will be “revolutionary,” though.
  38. clickables
    See Some Amazing Movie GIFsWell, most of them movies.
  39. movies
    Watch ‘Neo Lebowski,’ a Matrix-Dude Mash-Up“Ever wonder what it would be like to explain ‘The Matrix to’ The Dude?”
  40. arrrr!
    Our Application for the Warner Bros.’ New ‘Anti-Piracy Intern’ Position“Now I’ve got the chance to be Neo and Mr. Smith at the same time!”
  41. bioshock
    Finally, a Muhammad Biopic From the Producer of The Matrix’Matrix’ producer Barrie Osborne wants $150 million to make a Muhammad biopic.
  42. mad men
    Mad Men Creator Matthew Weiner Goes Off on the Internet“If you have no personal opinions, you should not be involved in the content business.”
  43. this thing looks like that thing
    Dollhouse Season Two: Whoa!One of these things looks a lot like the other.
  44. whoa
    Vulture’s Complete Field Guide to the Facial Expressions of Keanu ReevesComplete with our patented Kean-u-meter™!
  45. apropos of nothing
    Disney Animation, 1938: No Girls Allowed!The Beat links to an amazing pop-culture artifact: a 1938 rejection letter from Disney to a woman looking for a job as an animator. Printed on gorgeous Snow White stationery, the letter lays out the company’s policy in brutal detail: