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The Matrix Reloaded is a 2003 American science fiction film and the second installment in The Matrix trilogy, written and directed by the Wachowskis. It premiered on May 7, 2003, in Westwood, Los Angeles, California, and went on general release by Warner Bros.

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Where are The Merovingian's quotes coming from?

In Matrix Reloaded (2003) there's a scene where Neo, Morpheus and Trinity meet with The Merovingian and Persephone: The Merovingian is quite a philosophical character,...
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Why don't the Machines stick with the Architect's plan?

In The Matrix Reloaded, the Architect gives Neo the choice between the salvation of humanity in the form of 23 people hand selected from the Matrix and the destruction of humanity by the Machine's ...
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Were any of the The Matrix movies released with extended editions?

So far I've looked at the Ultimate Matrix Collection on Blu-Ray, which to me seems like the most complete and recent version out there, but the product description makes no mention of extra scenes. ...
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Neo saves Trinity by flying instead of teleporting to her

In the scene from The Matrix Reloaded when Neo is with the Architect and finds out that Trinity is going to get killed instead of flying at super sonic speed why didn't he just teleport and arrive on ...
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How can Neo use his powers outside of the matrix? [duplicate]

I just finished The Matrix Reloaded. Not for the first time, though this run through of the trilogy is very enlightening. Every piece of it makes sense to me so far except at the end. When The Neb is ...
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From where did Zion get air?

We have seen in the Matrix trilogy that Zion is a last city of humans, situated at Earth's core where it is still warm. I believe they found a groundwater source, that's why they have a water ...
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How was the motorcycle scene in The Matrix Reloaded made?

How did they made this scene? We can see that Trinity is driving the bike in opposite direction with high speed and closely passing other vehicles. Is it fully CGI made?
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Is “The Architect” in The Matrix actually a program?

We have confirmation that The Oracle is a program (in The Matrix Reloaded). So it's clear that some programs are allowed to interact with humans. But I wonder whether The Architect is also a program? ...
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Why did Morpheus tell Trinity to stay off the freeway?

In The Matrix Reloaded the following dialogue happens between Trinity and Morpheus during a car chase: Trinity: You always told me to stay off the freeway. Morpheus: Yes, that's true. ...
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Why must the One choose unequal numbers of males and females?

Is there a canonical reason why the One must choose an unequal number of males and females to rebuild the population? I would have expected an equal number of males and females. Or, if the purpose was ...
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How do machines know the exact location of Zion?

In the movie, Matrix Reloaded, they say that machines are drilling on top of Zion. In first part, Smith was trying to find location of Zion, he fails. So how come machines have found location of ...
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Why does the connection between the restaurant and the castle break?

In Matrix Reloaded (2003), Merovingian and company leave the way they came, closing the door behind them and when Neo re-opens the door he finds himself high up in the mountains. The Merovingian not a ...
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Why were Matrix 2 & 3 released in the same year?

Matrix 2 & 3 are huge R-rated movies. Why did the Wachowskis release these 2 movies in the same year? I think the Matrix series is the only series which released 2 movies in same year.
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How does Animatrix fit into the Matrix movies world?

I've seen The Matrix when it first came out and now I wish to watch all the Matrix movies together in order of relevance including the Animatrix anime. Does Animatrix somehow fit into The Matrix ...
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Why does Neo look so unnaturally slim in Matrix Reloaded and Matrix Revolutions?

When you take a close look at the original Matrix, Neo looks normal wearing his famous black coat. However, starting with Matrix Reloaded where I am assuming producers start using a lot of CGI effects,...
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When the Architect says Zion is dead, how is that true?

In The Matrix Reloaded the Architect stated he's destroyed Zion time and time again. What I don't understand is if they're all dead, and it's happened multiple times, how do they keep coming back? ...
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What does the Architect's condescending “please” imply?

In the movie Matrix Reloaded, when Neo meets the Architect, one of the statements the Architect makes is - "If I am the father of the matrix, she would undoubtedly be its mother." For which Neo says "...
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Could the oracle really see the future or just predict choice based on human emotion?

In the last scene of the 3rd Matrix movie, the following conversation takes place: Seraph : Did you always know? The Oracle: Oh, no. No, I didn't. But I believed. But before that the ...
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Meaning of room numbers in The Matrix Reloaded

The Matrix Reloaded starts at a room 303 where Neo dies in front of it, and the room number of Neo is 101. I want to know what's its meaning. Is there any relation between 101 and 303?
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How do they locate the physical body in Animatrix: Kid's story?

This is regarding a short story from the Animatrix by the name Kid's Story The story is about the Kid that Neo helps "free" himself from the Matrix. This is the same kid who is shown in the Reloaded ...
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Why did Agent Thompson jump out the window after Trinity?

In the opening (and one of the closing) scenes of The Matrix Reloaded, Trinity jumps backwards out the window of a skyscraper shooting at Agent Thompson, and he immediately jumps out after her, ...
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Why the greenish tint in the Matrix trilogy?

All the movies of the Matrix trilogy have this distinct greenish tint during most of the scenes. Though it can inferred that the greenish tint denotes the matrix, but I want to know why "greenish"? ...
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Does the Oracle in the Matrix have anything to do with an oracle machine in computer science?

An oracle machine as defined by Alan Turing is a Turing machine connected to an oracle which can solve non-computable problems in a single operation, most famously the halting problem. The halting ...
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Oracle's motives in the Matrix trilogy

What does the Oracle wish for? Disorder? If she supports humans then she should help destroy the Matrix. If she does not, then she should mislead Neo and make the machines win. In the end of The ...
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Could Neo's supernatural powers in the real world suggest that there were a super-matrix?

That was what I thought when they released The Matrix Reloaded, and later in The Matrix Revolutions, when Neo exhibits super-natural powers in the "real" world. Giving the posibility that the "real" ...
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In Matrix Reloaded, what are the 'traffic control' people connected to?

The scene that I am referring to is the one in which the Nebuchadnezzar comes to Zion for the first time in the film (after the all captains meeting in the Matrix). In the control room where the ...
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What were the origins of Persephone in The Matrix: Reloaded?

As shown in the movie Persephone was the wife of The Merovingian, who himself was an obsolete program who denied being deleted. My question is, does anybody know anything about the origins of ...