Created by the Wachowski Brothers, The Matrix released in theaters in 1999 and quickly went on to become one of the year’s sleeper hits. Starring Keanu Reeves as Neo, Lawrence Fishburne as Morpheus and Carrie-Ann Moss as Trinity, The Matrix sees the world taken over by machines who have imprisoned humanity into a virtual simulation of the real world.
The movie’s success spawned a franchise that included two sequels, The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions, a spin-off The Animatrix and some tie-in video games. It is regarded as one of the more brainy science fiction franchises of all time, with the movies having grossed a net total of $1.5 billion.
A reboot of the Matrix series is said to be in active development. Bookmark this Appocalypse Hub for all Matrix movie news, updates, rumors and information as the new series develops.