´The Matrix‘, a film written and directed by the Wachowski sisters and starring Keanu reeves, Laurence fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss Y Hugo weaving, returns to theaters, for those who had not seen it or for those who want to refresh the story before seeing the latest installment, ‘Matrix Resurrections’.
This cult film for science fiction film lovers, tells the story of Thomas Anderson (Keanu Reeves), a computer programmer by day and a hacker by night who calls himself Neo, who begins to receive a series of anonymous messages. In the search for the consignee of the message, he finds that the world he believed to live in is nothing more than a virtual simulation, thanks to a cable plugged into his brain. Thus he discovers that he lives in a world enslaved by machines and meets the Resistance, a group of dissidents who have managed to free themselves and are trying to free humanity.
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The film, which for the first few minutes looks like a police tape, reveals a truth to the viewer. Thus, the world of ‘The Matrix’ ends up becoming a battle in which Neo fights agents that are truly human-shaped programs capable of dominating any inhabitant who has not been liberated by the forces of the resistance.
A highly awarded film
In addition to winning the four Oscars for which it was nominated (Best Editing, Best Sound, Best Sound Editing and Best Visual Effects), ‘The Matrix’ won 28 more awards and was nominated in 36 other categories at various festivals.
The film also swept the box office, grossing $ 463,517,383 worldwide, leading to the creation of the saga, with four films to its name so far. ‘The Matrix’ also became a franchise with video games, spin offs and short films.
Where can I see the first movie?
Cineplanet San Miguel, Cinépolis Norte, Cinemark Comas, Cineplanet Norte, UVK San Martín, Cinemark Aventura Plaza- Bellavista, Cinemark Jockey Plaza, Cineplanet Mall del Sur, Cineplanet Alcázar, Cinépolis Santa Anita, Cineplanet Puruchuco, UVK Panorama, UVK Huacho, Cinépolis Pucallpa , Cinépolis Arequipa.