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The Matrix Movie Poster

Part Four: Endgame

 

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The Matrix Movie Poster

Part Three: The System

 

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The Matrix Movie Poster

Part Two: Unplugged

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The Matrix Movie Poster

In 1999, the conventions and expectations of action movies and science fiction alike were shattered by the Larry and Andy Wachowski’s breakthrough film, The Matrix. Although the sequel films, and the failures of various tie-in media, have soured public and critical perception of this movie, I think the franchise deserves another look, so this week on The Uncommon Geek I turn the clock back, starting from the beginning of the Matrix saga. In this first of four planned posts, I will be examining the franchise starting at the first movie, why it had such a profound impact on virtually everything that came after it, and why I geek out every time I watch it. (more…)

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Event Horizon

Due to the myriad number of ways that space travel is hazardous to humans, and given the sheer vastness of the universe and the possibilities that it contains, science fiction and horror easily go hand in hand. Join me this week on The Uncommon Geek for a look at a circa 1997 take on science fiction horror, Event Horizon. (more…)

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