Originally Posted by zbinks
The Matrix is nowhere near as good as IMDB's fan ratings would have one believe. The special effects were amazing for it's time, but the storyline is nothing special. I don't think it deserves a spot in the top 250, much less the top 20.
I'm the opposite. Every time a stupid slow-mo or special effect happens I'm aggravated to no end. It'd be better if the whole film was just people talking in one room. But no... it had to try and appeal to the action crowd. :/