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Mar 31, 2021

The pitch meeting must have been interesting. It's martial arts with "wire-fu" and cutting edge special effects but placed in a virtual world that challenges the audience's very grasp of reality. On this day in 1999, The Matrix broke new artistic ground and changed science-fiction filmmaking for a generation.

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