The Matrix Reloaded Reviews
August 21, 2016
They don't come up with anything new, but it's bigger, louder, and mighty impressive, even if the dialogue sounds more and more like a preprogrammed video game.
May 31, 2012
Not one of the worst sequels that has ever been put in movie theaters, and not one of the most disappointing... but, is it ever a grind.
September 8, 2010
The encoded bloom is off the digital rose in The Matrix Reloaded. [Blu-ray]
October 29, 2007
...less a narrative than an advertisement for a cultural wave. It's all about discount Zen and black clothes, the commodification of sterile violence as Kabuki.
July 14, 2007
As a movie, its pacing is off, its characters are thin and its plot is...well, questionable at best. But as a science-fiction phenomenon, it is art.
June 8, 2007
If you're 14 or younger in age or sensibility, you may giggle at some of the bons mots.
February 9, 2006
Worryingly, the longer this movie goes on, the harder it is to care.
March 22, 2005
'What made the first film so satisfying -- the detailed creepiness of human enslavement by technology -- is barely touched on here.'
January 15, 2005
If the Wachowskis could slow the pace of the adventure without shifting into pretentiousness and dense verbosity, they could concoct some compelling character moments.
October 14, 2004
Do fans care this high dollar eye candy is much ado about really nothing?
January 5, 2004
Most of the fight scenes are mechanical and clunky with no sense of urgency, danger or passion.
September 16, 2003
It's really just assumed that if you didn't care enough to show up the first time and get inducted as a Matrix loyalist, who needs you on reload, ticket or no ticket?
September 9, 2003
The Matrix franchise, founded on a stylish sense of cool, has suddenly reinvented itself in the nerdy image of Star Wars.
July 16, 2003
Maybe it's way-too-high expectations and sequel lowliness to X2 but The Matrix Reloaded -- with all those lame Superman flights -- is an unthreatening misfire compared to the first
July 4, 2003
'Simplemente es una mediana cinta de acción que quizá encuentre su lugar cuando llegue la parte final de la historia.'
June 26, 2003
Andy and Larry Wachowski's eagerly awaited sequel comprises equal parts style and stupidity.