When you create one of the most culturally relevant and beloved franchises in cinema history, you're bound to be referenced from time to time. SpaceX chief executive Elon Musk tweeted "Take the red pill", which is alludes to a scene in the original 1999 film when Neo (Keanu Reeves) picks between pills. The red represented […]
Chad Stahelski and David Leitch came a long way coming full circle from their many years of stunt work to becoming successful directors in Hollywood. Without their work on The Matrix trilogy, we would never see the likes of the John Wick franchise or Deadpool 2 come to fruition. Cinemablend reports Stahelski and Leitch assisting director […]
Actor Joe Pantoliano played a significant part in helping Lana and Lily Wachowski early in their careers. Pantoliano starred in their 1996 LGBT crime thriller Bound as primary antagonist and mobster Ceasar. The Wachowski's follow up their hit with The Matrix (1999) immortalized the duo into cinema history. Pantoliano played Cypher, a member of the […]
Another fresh face emerges for the fourth Matrix as Sparticus' Ellen Hollman joins the cast. She is the latest in a long list of newcomers to the franchise which includes Brian J. Smith, Priyanka Chopra, Jessica Henwick, Neil Patrick Harris, Toby Onwumere, Jonathan Groff, Andrew Caldwell, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. Like the others, Warner Bros […]
The fourth Matrix taps another Wachowski alum in Sense8's Brian J. Smith. Smith played Chicago police officer Will Gorski on the Netflix series. He is the second television series alum after Eréndira Ibarra to join. Like previous cast additions, Warner Bros and Village Roadshow keep a tight lid, according to Deadline Hollywood. Returning to direct […]
The fourth Matrix added another new face to the franchise in Jonathan Goff. Goff joins newcomers Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, and Neil Patrick Harris, according to Collider. Stars Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, and Jada Pinkett Smith reprise their roles as Neo, Trinity, and Niobe, respectively. Lana Wachowski, who wrote and directed with her sister […]
Jada Pinkett Smith is in negotiations with Warner Bros. about returning for The Matrix 4. She played Niobe The Matrix: Reloaded (2003) and The Matrix: Revolutions (2003), the second and third films, respectively. If she signs, she joins Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss from the original trilogy, who reprise their roles as Neo and Trinity, respectively. […]
The untitled fourth Matrix film cast Aquaman star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II to join the returning Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss. Director Lana Wachowski, who will also write and produce, met with actors for a secret role in recent weeks, according to Variety with Abdul-Mateen emerging as the frontrunner. Success of "The Matrix" films Warner Bros. […]
Twenty years ago, as The Matrix movie was coming out, The Wachowskis launched their own comic book publishing wing, Burlyman Entertainment. Creating comic books based in and around the world of The Matrix from some of the greatest comic book creators of the day (and still these days as well) including Dave Gibbons, Neil Gaiman, […]
Get ready to take another giant red pill as The Matrix will be returning for its fourth film with franchise stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss set to return and Lana Wachowski set to direct. Holy cash grab, Batman! Despite the events of the second and third films, Reeves and Moss will reprise their signature […]
Sense8 won't be getting a third season, but fans will be happy to learn that they will be getting a two-hour finale special. Netflix announced the movie on social media today as the characters reunite to sing What's Up by 4 Non Blondes and then the words: "It's happening. Two-Hour finale episode. Tell your cluster." […]
Sense8 season 2 is streaming on Netflix now and they've released a behind-the-scenes video showing off the locations of the 200+ day shoot. The series from Lana Wachowski (The Matrix), Grant Hill (Cloud Atlas) and J. Michael Straczynski (World War Z), centers around eight characters, from different parts of the world, who experience a violent […]
Netflix has just released a second trailer for the new season of Sense8. With the tagline: "We are all worth fighting for", the streaming service describes the series as being from Lana Wachowski, Grant Hill ("The Matrix," "Cloud Atlas") and J. Michael Straczynski (Clint Eastwood's "Changeling,' "World War Z"), Sense8 is centered around eight characters, […]
Netflix has dropped the trailer for the second season of Sense 8, the series created by Lana Wachowski, Grant Hill, and J. Michael Straczynski. Sense8 is centered around eight characters, from different parts of the world, who experience a violent vision, and soon find themselves mentally connected by the experience. They become connected, able to see […]
Fans of Netflix's Sense8, the multi-cultural telepathy sci-fi drama from The Wachowskis and J. Michael Straczynski will have an unexpected gift under the tree on Christmas Eve. For some reason, the show is getting a Doctor Who style Holiday Special, to be released on December 23, according to a report by Deadline. The official description […]
The new, official description shows that maybe a few tweaks have been made to the plot originally reported.
We've been thinking of this one as Snow White by way of Star Wars. The Wachowskis and their backers have been thinking of it as the first in a trilogy. Now there's a new trailer… and I'll be curious to see what thoughts it provokes in the Twittersphere. The Wachowskis certainly have a way of […]
Cloud Atlas is almost here. We have two tickets to the London Gala Screening to give away.
Is Sean Bean headed to the planet of the dwarves? Maybe?
Big surprise moment, cut out of context and posted to YouTube.