The Matrix turns 20 years old next week and, like many of us, I’ll never forget the first time I saw it.
The Matrix movie title credits show falling green digital code. If you know Japanese, the katakana characters will look familiar, but where did this code actually come from? The man who created the title sequence recently revealed the source: His wife’s Japanese cook book.
The sequels weren’t great — The Matrix Revolutions was flat-out terrible — but all three Matrix films combine were responsible for some of the coolest action moments ever. Let’s reminisce.