Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation

A Supercut Of Close-Up Shots From The Matrix


What if everything you were ever taught about cinema was a lie? What if The Matrix was fictional? What if those shades-wearing heroes of the trilogy were actually actors?

OK, so you knew this already - we'll be taking those red and blue pills back, thank you very much, and instead leaving this video to give you a new perspective on the 1999 sci-fi classic. Visually dissecting all the major close-ups, it's going to make you far less concerned with Neo and Trinity’s efforts to save mankind and more intrigued by how the film was crafted.

Scored to the industrial orchestral sound of Don Davis’s powerhouse soundtrack, we see every major visual zoom shot employed by The Wachowskis: pills are handled, buttons are pressed, boots are worn, folders are closed – just much more excitingly than we’re making it all sound. Brilliant.

And if you’re seeing streams of green and code as you watch it, you're looking too closely.



Terrific Quentin Tarantino Sound Supercut


All The Close-Up Shots From Jackie Brown & Pulp Fiction


A Supercut Of Jurassic Park Close-Ups

hitch 2.jpg

Chilling Supercut Of Psycho Close-ups


Who said it: David Cameron or Tywin Lannister?


A Few Good Men Without The Dialogue Is Hilarious



Your first look at Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

Why can't it be May already?

19 Oct 2016

Oasis rejected Trainspotting for this hilarious reason

You've gotta roll(ing stock) with it

19 Oct 2016

Pixar animators spent 5 years making this dark cowboy film

This is why they're the best

18 Oct 2016

Leonardo DiCaprio is producing a new Captain Planet movie

There's a headline we didn't expect to write

18 Oct 2016

QUIZ: Can you match these famous opening lines to the films?

Being attentive in the cinema is about to pay off

17 Oct 2016

Watch Ben Affleck's slick new thriller The Accountant for FREE

We, dear reader, are bringing you his latest blockbuster for absolutely nothing

14 Oct 2016

Stop everything, the New Star Wars: Rogue One trailer is here

Guess who's back

13 Oct 2016

The 25 scariest movies on Netflix right now

11 Oct 2016

Guy Ritchie set to direct Disney's live action Aladdin

It's a whole new world, you muppet

by Tom Fordy
11 Oct 2016

'I would miss it terribly' Daniel Craig backtracks on Bond decision

Make your mind up, mate

by Tom Fordy
10 Oct 2016