Matrix
USA, 1999 | Dauer: 136min | FSK: 16 | Regie: Wachowskis Darsteller: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Laurence Fishburne

Twenty years after its initial release in 1999, this groundbreaking sci-fi classic still remains as dazzlingly original as ever. The technological stunning film depicts a dystopian future in which humanity is unknowingly trapped inside a simulated reality called the Matrix, created by highly intelligent machines to control humans while using their bodies as energy source. Hacker and computer programmer Neo (Reeves) learns the truth through the acquaintance of Morpheus (Fishburne), who is convinced that Neo is the one who can crack open the Matrix and free humanity. Thanks to the Wachowski siblings' imaginative vision as directors, this cinematic masterpiece is a smartly crafted combination of spectacular action and groundbreaking special effects. The winner of four Academy Awards as well as many other accolades, the film has been praised for its innovative visual effects, cinematography and entertainment value, and is often referred to as one of the greatest science fiction films of all time.


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