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The Matrix Revolutions (2003) Poster

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Follows 

The Matrix (1999)
Enter the Matrix (2003) (Video Game)

Followed by 

The Matrix Online (2005) (Video Game)

Spin-off 

The Matrix: Path of Neo (2005) (Video Game)
the game is based on the movie

References 

Nosferatu (1922)
The coat Neo wears when he is at the train station is clearly inspired by the coat worn by the vampire count in Nosferatu.
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The big "machine head" at the end is just like the Wizard's head
The Merv Griffin Show (1962) (TV Series)
M*A*S*H (1972) (TV Series)
dialogue spoken by 'The Kid' at one point is adapted from the Season 1 episode "Sometimes You Hear the Bullet" script, the dialogue was orginally spoken by Ron Howard (credited as Ronny Howard)
Aliens (1986)
The APU's in The Matrix Revolutions are almost identical to the power loader that Ripley uses in Aliens, and they are used for the same purpose as well. Also, the short-haired woman with the bazooka in Revolutions is identical to Vasquez in Aliens. And the aliens in Aliens look and act similar to the sentinels in Revolutions.
Akira (1988)
Big explosion of water in fight scene matches big explosion in Neo Tokyo (ie shimmering orb growing in city)
Ghost (1990)
Both films have a homeless guy jumping into a moving subway train
Life Stinks (1991)
Quotes the movie with "love is just a word"
Dragon Ball Z (1996) (TV Series)
The final fight between Neo and Smith involved flying and severly damage to their surroundings.
The Matrix (1999)
(shot of Neo driving in the car through the matrix)
Spirited Away (2001)
A subway train is the only way to go between worlds. Also, the moment when Haku stands up to that Ubaba lady, it looks JUST like NEO standing before the Deus Ex Machina in the machine city, just flopped. note how Ubaba is mostly a big head, and how she charges at Haku with hair swirling around Haku while he remains calm.
The Transporter (2002)
gun flying in the air towards camera

Referenced in 

The Matrix Revisited (2001) (Video)
Lost in Translation (2003)
At the press conference Ann Faris talks about Keanu's character dying and being reincarnated in a movie featuring martial arts i.e Matrix Revolutions
Making 'Enter the Matrix' (2003) (Video)
The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) (TV Special)
Billy Crystal wonders if anyone understood 'those Matrix films'
Freak Out (2004)
Shark Tale (2004)
DVD is on shelf at the pawn shop.
The Burly Man Chronicles (2004) (Video)
mentioned many times
Veronica Mars: Weapons of Class Destruction (2005) (TV Episode)
poster in bedroom
Angel (2005) (TV Movie)
after describing The Matrix, Angel says it is part of a trilogy
Unmasking the Da Vinci Code (2006) (Video)
Mike mentions the Matrix movies.
Chasing Ghosts: Beyond the Arcade (2007)
Poster of the movie was shown.
Primeval: Episode #1.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Connor's friend.
Scrubs: My Night to Remember (2007) (TV Episode)
Turk mentions this film
La gran revelación (2007) (Short)
A character mentions this movie.
Stous 31 dromous: Episode #1.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
Poster on the wall
Getaway: Episode #17.14 (2008) (TV Episode)
A DVD of this movie is shown in a promotion of other movies starring Laurence Fishburne available at BigPond Movies.
Disaster Movie (2008)
Amy being trapped under the statue mirrors Trinity's final scene, complete with accompanying background music
Gitler kaput! (2008)
Hans asks if there will be made a fourth part of the Matrix trilogy
The Nostalgia Critic: NC vs. AVGN Retrospect (2008) (TV Episode)
One of the fan arts is a Matrix Revolutions style fight between the Nerd & Critic.
The Day the Earth Stood Still: T4 Movie Special (2008) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
Scrubs: My Last Words (2009) (TV Episode)
Someone plans to watch the Matrix trilogy back to back.
Bollywood Hero: Episode #1.1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Keanu Reeves' speech
Eastwick: Red Ants and Widows (2009) (TV Episode)
Penny agrees that both Matrix sequels sucked.
The King James Code, Volume 3 (2009) (Video)
Mike mentions the Matrix movies.
The King James Code, Volume 1 (2009) (Video)
Mike mentions the Matrix movies.
The Big Bang Theory: The Einstein Approximation (2010) (TV Episode)
Leonard mentions the third Matrix movie.
The Big Bang Theory: The Apology Insufficiency (2010) (TV Episode)
Sheldon mentions both the first and third Matrix movies.
Shameful Sequels: Matrix Reloaded: Part 1 (2011) (TV Episode)
mentions the sequel
The Nostalgia Critic: Let's Play Bart's Nightmare (2011) (TV Episode)
Critic references a scene from this movie.
Forget About It: Inception (2011) (TV Episode)
Panda says Inception is the direct sequel to The Matrix 3
Tosh.0: I Just Shot Myself (2011) (TV Episode)
Tosh jokes that The Matrix parody was actually a Matrix Revolutions parody
Watchman Video Broadcast: New World Order Mind Control Is Here (2011) (TV Episode)
Mike references the Matrix trilogy.
Kaydara (2011)
fan film
Iron Sky (2012)
The battle theme played when the Götterdämmerung ascends from the moon's surface, is a reference to the Neodämmerung theme from the Matrix Revolutions.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.71 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions the Matrix trilogy.
The Cinema Snob: Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (2012) (TV Episode)
"These movies can go hang out with Matrix 2 and 3."
Pastor Mike Online: ObamaCare, Sozo and Hebrew Roots (2012) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions the Matrix movies.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.144 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions that Monica Bellucci played Persephone in the Matrix movies.
Veep: Midterms (2013) (TV Episode)
One of Jonah's staff members says the sequels to The Matrix sucked.
Pastor Mike Online: Yung Rapunxel and Occult Symbolism in Music Videos (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions The Matrix films.
Man of Steel (2013)
When Faora and Superman prepare to engage in battle, they strenghten their fists. This is a reference in the final fight of Matrix Revolutions between Neo and Agent Smith in which they do the same thing before running on each other.
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Prism: Part 1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Mike.
Ashens and the Quest for the Gamechild (2013)
Geoff compares Stuart's internet videos to it.
Community: G.I. Jeff (2014) (TV Episode)
Wingman says, "I am Neo in the third act of 'The Matrix.' I'm also Neo in the first act of the second 'Matrix.' I didn't get around to seeing the third one."

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #30.9 (2003) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
HBO First Look: The Matrix Revolutions (2003) (TV Episode)
clips
The Matrix Recalibrated (2004) (Video)
Troldspejlet: Episode #31.12 (2004) (TV Episode)
VHS/DVD release reviewed + footage used
Return to Source: Philosophy & 'The Matrix' (2004) (Video)
clips shown
Shameful Sequels: Matrix Revolutions: Part 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Shameful Sequels: Matrix Revolutions: Part 3 (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Welshy Reviews: Saw Retrospective: Part VI - Saw V (2012) (TV Episode)
Welshy admits to liking this one too
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Animatrix (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat admits he hasn't seen the third Matrix film. Clips briefly shown.

Spoofed in 

The Helix... Loaded (2005)
same characters
How It Should Have Ended: How The Matrix Should Have Ended (2005) (TV Episode)
How "The Matrix Revolutions" should have ended
Buddhism Revolutions (2010) (Video)
In one scene, superhero Kurt runs towards the Buddha-army. The scene spoofs the final battle between Neo and Smith.

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