Discovering and understanding what the Matrix is was the starting point of The Matrix franchise; here's how and why the simulation was created.
Released in 1999, The Matrix quickly became an instant classic not only for its groundbreaking special effects but also for its thought-provoking story.
Behind the «bullet time» and «dodge this» moments was a complex sci-fi story that borrowed from different philosophical currents to pose the question of what it means for something to be real.
The scene in which Morpheus explains to Neo what the Matrix is very much sums up the film's whole premise. Neo and all those enslaved in the Matrix had spent their entire lives taking their reality for granted, all because they could feel it, smell it, and touch it.Read more on screenrant.com