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To Infinity…: The Matrix

Saturday 5th September 2020 | Doors: 21:10 | Film Start: 21:30 | Approximate End: 23:45

Our ‘To Infinity…’ series – celebrating the best of final frontier films – continues in 2020 at We The Curious’ state-of-the-art Planetarium. Prepare for your voyage with a drink in the docking station then step into this incredible “space”, take your seat and wait for lift-off…

We’re thrilled to be presenting a second screening due to demand of the mind-bending sci-fi thriller The Matrix at the Planetarium this September, in time for its 21st birthday!

The Matrix

1999 | 15 | 136 mins

Computer hacker Thomas Anderson – also known as Neo – stumbles across a horrifying truth: humanity is trapped in a simulation of reality, The Matrix, in order to power a “race” of super-intelligent machines. Joining a resistance movement, Neo finds himself fighting for the survival of his species.

STARRING: Keanu Reeves | Laurence Fishburne | Carrie-Anne Moss | Hugo Weaving

DIRECTOR: The Wachowskis

PRODUCER: Joel Silver

WRITTEN BY: The Wachowskis

THEY SAY:The Matrix is the most influential action movie of the generation” – Entertainment Weekly, 2003

WE SAY: Routinely ranked among the greatest sci-fi films of all time, The Matrix has had a lasting legacy on the genre. Seamlessly blending weighty philosophical concepts with a heart-pounding, high-octane plot, it also revolutionised special effects with its bullet time innovation. Happy 21st birthday Neo, we can’t wait to see you on the big screen again!


  • Red Carpet Club tickets are for members of the Red Carpet Club only – when booking, please use the member’s name as the lead booking name. Non-members in possession of a Red Carpet ticket will be liable to pay the difference in price.
  • Doors will open for this event at 21:10. We cannot guarantee access to the screening before this, so recommend arriving no earlier than 5-10 minutes before doors are due to open. The screening will commence at 21:30 and conclude at approximately 23:45.
  • The Planetarium has wheelchair access and accessible seating, however we do ask any guests who have accessibility queries or concerns to contact us directly.
  • The film will be screened in English, without subtitles.
  • The BBFC have assigned this film a 15 rating. Read more about what this means.
  • For more information, please refer to our FAQ section or CONTACT US.


What is a To Infinity… screening like?

Find out what you can expect in the trailer below: