Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers who now rule the earth.
- Genre: Action, Science Fiction
- Studio: Village Roadshow Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures, Groucho II Film Partnership, Silver Pictures
- Keyword: saving the world, artificial intelligence, man vs machine, philosophy, prophecy, martial arts, self sacrifice, dream, fight, hacker, insurgence, simulated reality , virtual reality, dystopia, truth, cyberpunk, dream world, woman director, messiah, action hero, gnosticism
- Cast: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Joe Pantoliano, Marcus Chong