Thanks to a brand new trailer teasing all of the upcoming tasks from Warner Bros that shall be hitting HBO Max this yr, the title for the fourth film in The Matrix franchise might have now been revealed. At roughly the 0:25 mark within the new HBO Max 2021 releases trailer, a extra succinct title than the The Matrix 4 flashes up that merely says Matrix.
Though this tells us little or no in regards to the path of the film, stripping away any surrounding phrases or subtitles actually makes for a catchy title. The tile change might additionally counsel that Matrix is following the likes of different lengthy, long-awaited sequels equivalent to Halloween and Candyman, each of which act as semi-reboots to long-running franchises.
While particular particulars relating to the plot of The Matrix 4proceed to stay a thriller, it’s considered a continuation following the occasions of 2003’s The Matrix Revolutions. One of the few issues we do know is that each Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will reprise their roles from earlier installments, Neo and Trinity respectively, regardless of each of their characters seemingly being killed off come the trilogy’s finish.
Keanu Reeves himself has revealed a number of insights into what audiences can anticipate once they plug again in, with the actor lately heaping reward on director Lana Wachowski, earlier than describing the fourth Matrix film as a “love story”, in addition to giving us some concept of the path of the extremely anticipated sequel. “We have a wonderful director, Lana Wachowski, and she has written a beautiful script that is a love story, it’s inspiring,” Reeves mentioned lately. “It’s another version, a call to wake up and it has some great action. All will be revealed.”
This is much from the primary time that Reeves has applauded Lana Wachowski’s script, which she wrote alongside Cloud Atlas writer David Mitchell and Aleksandar Hemon. “Lana Wachowski wrote a beautiful script and a wonderful story that resonated with me,” he mentioned again in June. “That’s the only reason to do it. To work with her again is just amazing. It’s been really special, and the story has, I think, some meaningful things to say, and that we can take some nourishment from.”
Alongside Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss, Matrix finds a number of extra acquainted faces returning to the sci-fi motion proceedings, together with Jada Pinkett Smith and Lambert Wilson, each of whom will even reprise their respective roles from earlier motion pictures. Matrix will even function a line-up of recent faces together with Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Toby Onwumere, Max Riemelt, Eréndira Ibarra, Andrew Caldwell, Brian J. Smith, and Ellen Hollman.
In a uncommon bit of excellent information relating to launch dates, Matrix is now scheduled to hit theaters a number of months sooner than anticipated due to the latest reshuffle at Warner Bros, moving from April 1, 2022, to December 22, 2021.
Despite the announcement that the film will even stream digitally on HBO Max within the United States for a month starting on that very same date, director Lana Wachowski is reportedly “adamant” that Matrix receives an unique theatrical run earlier than being made obtainable at dwelling. This involves us courtesy of HBO Max.