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To Infinity…: The Matrix

Saturday 7th March 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 mind-bending sci-fi thriller The Matrix at the Planetarium this March, just 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. We remind guests that there are some uneven areas of floor in the cellar.
  • 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: