The Animatrix (2003)

AnimationScience Fiction

Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and the conflict between man and machines. The shorts include Final Flight of the Osiris, The Second Renaissance, Kid's Story, Program, World Record, Beyond, A Detective Story and Matriculated.

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Viooz Score: 7.2/10 from 1183 votes
Release Date: 2003-05-09
Status: Released
Run time: 102 min / 1:42
Production Studio : Silver Pictures, Madhouse, Studio 4°C, DNA Productions, Warner Bros. Pictures
Production Countries: Japan, United States of America

The Animatrix Casts

Keanu Reeves
as Thomas "Neo" Anderson (Voice)
Carrie-Anne Moss
as Trinity (voice)
Clayton Watson
as Kid (voice)
Pamela Adlon
as Jue ("Final Flight of the Osiris") / Manabu ("Beyond") (voice)
Melinda Clarke
as Alexa ("Matriculated") (voice)
John DiMaggio
as Crew Man ("Final Flight of the Osiris") / Kaiser ("Program") (voice)
Kevin Michael Richardson
as Thadeus ("Final Flight of Osiris") / Cop ("Kid's Story") / Agent #2 ("World Record")
Tom Kenny
as Operator ("Final Flight of Osiris")
Rick Gomez
as Pilot ("Final Flight of Osiris")
Tara Strong
as Crew Woman ("Final Flight of Osiris") / Nurse ("World Record") / Misha ("Beyond")
Bette Ford
as Old Woman ("Final Flight of Osiris")
Julia Fletcher
as The Instructor ("The Second Renaissance Part I & II") / Narrator ("World Record")
Dane A. Davis
as 01 Versatran Spokesman ("The Second Renaissance Part I & II")
Debi Derryberry
as Kid ("The Second Renaissance Part I & II")
Jill Talley
as Mother ("The Second Renaissance Part I & II")
Dwight Schultz
as Additional Voices ("The Second Renaissance Part I & II") / Monaka ("Matriculated")
James Arnold Taylor
as Additional Voices ("The Second Renaissance Part I & II") / Ash ("A Detective Story") / Raul ("Matriculated")
John DeMita
as Teacher ("Kid's Story")
Hedy Burress
as Cis ("Program") / Yoko ("Beyond")
Phil LaMarr
as Duo ("Program")
Victor Williams
as Dan ("World Record")
John Wesley
as Dan's dad ("World Record")
Alex Fernandez
as Tom ("World Record")
Allison Smith
as Reporter ("World Record")
Matt McKenzie
as Agent #1 ("World Record") / Agent ("Beyond") / Agent ("A Detective Story")
Tress MacNeille
as Housewife ("Beyond") / Kenny ("Beyond")
Kath Soucie
as Pudgy ("Beyond") / Masa ("Beyond") / Sara ("Beyond")
Terrence 'T.C.' Carson
as Clarence ("A Detective Story")
Rodney Saulsberry
as Chyron ("Matriculated")
Olivia d'Abo
as Rox ("Matriculated")
Jack Fletcher
as Sandro ("Matriculated")
Akio Otsuka
as Thadeus (voice)

The Animatrix Crew

Directing Koji Morimoto Director
Writing Koji Morimoto Writer
Production Joel Silver Executive Producer
Sound Don Davis Original Music Composer
Writing Lilly Wachowski Screenplay
Production Lilly Wachowski Producer
Writing Lana Wachowski Screenplay
Production Lana Wachowski Producer
Sound Jack Fletcher ADR & Dubbing
Editing Christopher S. Capp Editor
Directing Peter Chung Director
Writing Peter Chung Writer
Production Steve Richards Producer
Directing Andrew R. Jones Director
Directing Yoshiaki Kawajiri Director
Writing Yoshiaki Kawajiri Writer
Directing Takeshi Koike Director
Directing Mahiro Maeda Director
Directing Shinichiro Watanabe Director
Writing Shinichiro Watanabe Writer
Production Michael Arias Producer
Production Spencer Lamm Producer
Sound Machine Head Original Music Composer
Sound Photek Original Music Composer
Production Eiko Tanaka Producer
Production Phil Oosterhouse Producer
Production Hiroaki Takeuchi Producer