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The Influences Behind The Matrix

The Matrix is seen as a ground-breaking science fiction action film. But many of the film’s most interesting aspects were actually influenced by other, earlier works of fiction and philosophy.

How The Matrix Changed Movies Forever

This month marks 20 years since the release of The Matrix. Join us as we take a journey back through those two decades to see just how much has changed as a result of The Matrix’s innovations.

20 Best Heady Sci-Fi Films: Part 1

In honor of the 50th anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey, we make our picks for the best cerebral science fiction films of all time. Here are picks #20 - 11.

Ranked: The 10 Best Cyberpunk Movies

With the good reviews that Blade Runner: 2049 has been receiving, we look at just how well it stacks up against other films of the cyberpunk subgenre.

It’s Okay to be Excited for More Matrix Movies

Warner Bros. is keen to revive The Matrix franchise, but the naysayers are already out in full force.  While there are some legitimate concerns regarding a new series of Matrix movies, I'm here to tell you...there's plenty of reason to be excited as well.  

Warner Bros. Working on Rebooting The Matrix

Warner Bros. is about to take the red pill and go down the rabbit hole, once again.  The Matrix could be getting new life, with a brand new lead.  Come inside for more!

Actors who ALMOST Played Famous Roles

 Did you ever see an actor/actress in a famous role and then hear later that they were not the first, or even the second choice to play the iconic part? Many of the legendary movie characters began as a vehicle for a different star than the one who we know-and-love in the part. Here are a few of the greatest examples of famous "Almosts'.

Directors’ Trademarks: The Wachowskis

At least once a month, Cinelinx will chose a director for an in-depth examination of the “signatures” that they leave behind in their work. This month we’re examining the trademark style and calling signs of Andy and Lana Wachowski working collectively as the directing team known as "The Wachowskis".

My Guilty Pleasure Movie: Speed Racer

Every movie can’t be dynamite. Often enough, they suck. Speed Racer is one of those films that many people agree to be not so great. Although this is the popular consensus, it’s a film that some of us can’t help but enjoy.

Bad Science: When Movies and TV Get it Wrong

Thank heaven for suspension of disbelief, because film and television get their science wrong a great deal of the time. And I don’t just mean the small details. Often, the basic premise of the story is fundamentally flawed from the start. Here’s a look at seven science fails from television and the cinema.

The Mandalorian and Friends Get New Action Figures

The first Mando Monday event brought a slew of new merchandise reveals including a range of modern and retro-inspired action figures! Today was the first...