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The Matrix 4 Star Carrie-Anne Moss on Battling Ageism in Hollywood
Carrie-Anne Moss came a long way, achieving superstardom in 1999's The Matrix and now returning to the franchise after 18 years in the untitled fourth installment, reprising her role as Trinity The 53-year old actress shared her story about what she had to deal with in Hollywood with fellow actress, now author and filmmaker Justine[...]
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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II is one of the most up-and-coming superstars in Hollywood and is part of the newest to join The Matrix franchise While promoting his appearance in the Netflix film The Trial of the Chicago 7, the actor spoke to Collider about what little he can offer in the untitled fourth film "My reaction[...]
Keanu Reeves arrives for the John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum' L.A. Special Screening on May 15, 2019 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
When it comes to one of the most anticipated films of 2022, The Matrix 4 is going to try to deliver in some unexpected ways Among them, star Keanu Reeves teased a couple of items of where the upcoming Warner Brothers film will go in an interview with BBC's The One Show (via Indiewire) while[...]
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Hugo Weaving was fortunate enough to be part of three of the biggest franchises in cinema history with The Matrix, Lord of the Rings, and the Marvel Cinematic Universe The actor was Agent Smith in The Matrix trilogy, but won't appear in the upcoming fourth film from Lana Wachowski Weaving starred as Elrond appearing in[...]
Bill & Ted Star Keanu Reeves Won’t Bait “Neo vs John Wick” on Colbert
Since his iconic turns in The Matrix (1999) and John Wick (2014), Reeves ironically can't bring anyone to focus on the film he's currently promoting as his status as a mega action star Appearing via video conference along with his Bill & Ted co-star Alex Winter to promote their latest in Face the Music on[...]
The Matrix Co-Director Lily Wachowski Says Film is Trans Allegory
As far as the recent major revelation from director Lilly Wachowski about The Matrix franchise on its status as trans allegory went over the head of star Keanu Reeves, who played Neo/Thomas Anderson "I never spoke to Lilly about that," the actor admitted to Yahoo while promoting Bill & Ted Face the Music out August[...]
Laurence Fishburne at the Keanu Reeves Hand and Foot Print Ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theater IMAX on May 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, CA. Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com
We can cross another member of the original cast of The Matrix (1999) from returning to the untitled fourth film in Laurence Fishburne The actor, who played the venerable Morpheus in the trilogy, told New York Magazine (H/T The Wrap) of his status "I have not been invited," he said "Maybe that will make me[...]
The Matrix Co-Director Lily Wachowski Says Film is Trans Allegory
Lily described The Matrix on top of her existing filmography as "being out and trans forces people to look back on my work and apply a trans narrative to it." The director revealed many in the trans community now see the film as an allegory for their own experience. Keanu Reeves as Neo/Thomas Anderson in The[...]
The Matrix Cinematographer Explains Why the Sequels Were So Hard to Shoot
This is essentially what ended up happening with The Matrix sequels, according to cinematographer Bill Pope Pope was recently on Roger Deakins podcast Team Deakins (via Indiewire) and spoke about how things changed between the two movies. "Everything that was good about the first experience was not good about the last two," Pope said[...]
Will you return when theaters reopen?
So we asked some of the staff at Bleeding Cool what movies they would like to see on the big screen, and we got some great answers. Kailyn Booth – Editor-in-Chief: The movie I would love to see on the big screen would be The Matrix It played a huge part in introducing me to science fiction[...]
Netflix adds in June include tons of films and tv shows.
The Matrix trilogy is leaving, heading to HBO Max Ghost Rider hits the dusty trail, while The Ring, Cloverfield, Chasing Amy, Center Stage, and the Tremors film series all say goodbye as well TV shows leaving include Cheers, The Andy Griffith Show, Jeopardy, and all seven seasons of Mad Men You can see the entire[...]
DEC 11: Daft Punk arrives to the 'Tron: Legacy' World Premiere on December 11, 2010 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
People like me who were introduced to the electronic scene have The Matrix and Daft Punk to thank for it While that may make some people mad, that mainstream success they had back in the early 2000s and its impact on the scene cannot be overstated The Tron soundtrack is one of my favorites of[...]
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The Wachowski's follow up their hit with The Matrix (1999) immortalized the duo into cinema history Pantoliano played Cypher, a member of the human resistance ship the Nebuchadnezzar, who betrayed his crewmates Though his character died in the film, he appeared Cinema Blend's Reelblend podcast about petitioning Lana for a role in the fourth Matrix[...]
Here are five franchises we would love to see an animated feature of.
Credit: 20th Century Fox. John Wick Anime In the same vein as The Matrix, a bunch of shorts looking at the assassin's guild would be excellent Yes, I know there is a live-action series coming, but so what Get a bunch of different animation houses together and make a sweet anthology of stories in a bunch of[...]
James Gunn at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Ant-Man And The Wasp' held at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, USA on June 25, 2018. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com
Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com James Gunn's 54 Action Films to Watch Right Now Kung Fu Hustle (2004) The Matrix (1999) The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) Die Hard (1988) Edge of Tomorrow (2014) JSA: Joint Security Area (2000) Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010) Lady Vengeance (2005) Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018) Bullitt (1968) North by Northwest (1959) The Yellow Sea (2010) The Raid: Redemption (2012) Hero (2002) Night Watch (2004) Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) Taken (2008) The Heroic Trio (1993) The French Connection (1971) Robocop (1987) The Killer (1989) The Legend of Drunken Master (1994) The Legend (Fong Sai Yuk) (1993) Mad[...]