The Animatrix (OAV)

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©2003 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 

Alternative title:
Аниматрица (Russian) 
アニマトリックス (Japanese) 
Themes: cyberpunk , post-apocalyptic , robots , war 
Objectionable content: Intense 
Plot Summary: The Animatrix represents more than three years of collaboration between the Wachowski Brothers and animation artists at studios in Japan, Korea, and the U.S. So, what is The Animatrix. It is a series of nine feature-film-quality short animated films. All of The Animatrix is deeply rooted in the world of the Matrix films. Viewers of The Animatrix will learn the origins of characters familiar from the Matrix films, learn of the genesis of the Matrix itself, as well as meet new characters in original stories inter-woven with the fabric of The Matrix feature films. 
User Ratings: 2676 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 155 votes (dub:89, sub:54, ?:2, raw:1, edit.dub:1, others:8
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 Excellent: 386 votes (dub:209, sub:139, ?:13, edit.dub:5, others:20
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 Very good: 657 votes (dub:356, sub:253, ?:11, edit.dub:7, raw:4, others:26
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 Good: 726 votes (dub:416, sub:255, ?:17, edit.dub:9, others:29
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 Decent: 395 votes (dub:229, sub:140, ?:12, edit.dub:4, raw:2, others:8
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 So-so: 158 votes (dub:101, sub:45, ?:5, edit.dub:2, others:5
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 Not really good: 79 votes (dub:47, sub:29, ?:1, others:2
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 Weak: 53 votes (dub:32, sub:15, ?:3, edit.dub:1, others:2
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 Bad: 37 votes (dub:18, sub:17, edit.dub:1, others:1
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 Awful: 16 votes (dub:10, sub:6)
 Worst ever: 14 votes (dub:9, sub:3, edit.dub:1, others:1
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Seen in part or in whole by 5745 users, rank: #115 (of 6493)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.133 (Good), std. dev.: 1.7635, rank: #2110 (of 6492)
Weighted mean: 7.094 (Good), rank: #2069 (of 6492) (seen all: 7.15 / seen some: 6.30 / won't finish: 4.46)
Bayesian estimate: 7.096 (Good), rank: #1909 (of 4944)
Number of episodes: 9 
Episode titles: We have 9
2004-04-17 (U.S. TV Broadcast - [adultswim]) 
Release dates: We have 1
Official website:
Links: We have 1
Based on the blockbuster movie "The Matrix", The Animatrix is composed of 9 shorts created by renowned anime directors. 
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Blu-Ray (Region 0)
    The Animatrix (Blu-Ray)
DVD (Region 1)
    The Animatrix (DVD) 2003-06-03 (from $14.99)
    The Animatrix - The Complete DVD and CD Album Collection (DVD) 2003-06-03
DVD (Region 2)
    The Animatrix (DVD) 2003-06-02
    The Animatrix (Dub.VHS) 2003-06-03 (from $3.49)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Eiko Tanaka (all eps) 
Hiroaki Takeuchi (all eps) 
Michael Arias (all eps) 
Japanese companies
English staff
English companies
Original creator:
Andy Wachowski 
Larry Wachowski 

Additional Dialogue: Anthony Weintraub (all eps) 
Story Editor: Anthony Weintraub (all eps) 
Adult Swim 
Cartoon Network 
Licensed by: Warner Bros. 
Titles: Animal Logic 
English cast
French staff
French companies
Dubbing: Dubbing Brothers 
French cast
Spanish cast
Spanish staff
Dubbing Director:
Jose Luis Angulo (Spain dub) 
Oscar Flores (Mexican dub) 
Translation: Gregorio Galindo (Spain dub) 
Spanish companies
Dubbing Studio:
Suite Sync de Mexico (Mexican dub) 
Tecnison, S.A. (Spain dub) 
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
Broadcaster: Cartoon Network L.A. 
Portuguese cast

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