Release date:March 31, 1999
Studio:Warner Bros. Pictures
Directors:Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
MPAA Rating:R (for sci-fi violence and brief language)
Screenwriters:Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
Starring:Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Gloria Foster, Joe Pantoliano, Marcus Chong, Julian Arahanga, Matt Doran, Belinda McClory, Paul Goddard, Robert Taylor, David Aston, Marc Gray
Keanu Reeves stars as Neo, a disaffected computer hacker seeking the answer to the question, "What is the Matrix?" His search leads him to the elusive Morpheus (Fishburne), who begins to enlighten Neo about the illusions of his so-called reality. In accepting the answer Morpheus provides, Neo is hurled into a futuristic world where old realities are shattered, and he must fight for his life, and the future of humanity, against a dangerous group of inhuman government agents.