MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 20,597 this week

The Burly Man Chronicles (2004)

Video  |   |  Documentary  |  7 December 2004 (USA)
6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 101 users  
Reviews: 2 user

This mammoth documentary takes use through the making of both _Matrix Reloaded, The (2003)_ and _Matrix Revolutions, The (2003)_. On top of seeing many pre-production and production ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3836 titles
created 11 Dec 2011
 
a list of 180 titles
created 07 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 1813 titles
created 29 May 2012
 
a list of 531 titles
created 03 Nov 2013
 
a list of 352 titles
created 04 Jan 2014
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Burly Man Chronicles (Video 2004)

The Burly Man Chronicles (Video 2004) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Burly Man Chronicles.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Vivir de cine (TV Series 2012)
News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Stars: José Ignacio Cuenca, Guillermo del Toro, Hugo Weaving
Kid's Story (2003)
Animation | Sci-Fi | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A teenager's dreams which conclude with him falling off a building, lead him to believe that the reality he lives in, may not be so real after all.

Director: Shinichirô Watanabe
Stars: Clayton Watson, Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss
Side by Side (2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The documentary investigates the history, process and workflow of both digital and photochemical film creation.

Director: Christopher Kenneally
Stars: Derek Ambrosi, Michael Ballhaus, Andrzej Bartkowiak
The Animatrix (2003)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The Animatrix is a collection of several animated short films, detailing the backstory of the "Matrix" universe, and the original war between man and machines which led to the creation of the Matrix.

Directors: Peter Chung, Andrew R. Jones, and 5 more credits »
Stars: Clayton Watson, Akio Ôtsuka, Pamela Adlon
The Raven I (2012)
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

When a madman begins committing horrific murders inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's works, a young Baltimore detective joins forces with Poe to stop him from making his stories a reality.

Director: James McTeigue
Stars: John Cusack, Alice Eve, Luke Evans
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The making of Matrix Revolutions, The (2003) is briefly touched on here in this documentary. Interviews with various cast and crew members inform us how they were affected by the deaths of ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Oreck
Stars: Mary Alice, Lyndon Barrois, George Borshukov
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Josh Oreck
Stars: Peter Chung, Joel Silver, Hiroaki Takeuchi
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Josh Oreck
Stars: Nick Bostrom, Stewart Brand, Cynthia Breazeal
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Young Chicagoans struggle with relationships and love in this technological age.

Director: Ryan Eakins
Stars: Laroyce Hawkins, Mary Angela Munez, Meighan Gerachis
Making 'The Matrix' (TV Short 1999)
Documentary | Sci-Fi | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A promotional making-of documentary for the film Matrix, The (1999) that devotes its time to explaining the digital and practical effects contained in the film. This is very interesting, ... See full summary »

Director: Josh Oreck
Stars: Laurence Fishburne, Joe Pantoliano, Barrie M. Osborne
Crash Course (Video 2003)
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Josh Oreck
Stars: Hugh Bateup, Daniel Bernhardt, Damu Dailey
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Herself (extended version) (archive footage)
Phillip Abbello ...
Precision driver
...
Herself
Kym Barrett ...
Herself
Hugh Bateup ...
Himself
...
Herself
Jason Bentley ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Herself (extended version)
Damu Dailey ...
Himself
Geofrey Darrow ...
Himself
Tom Dryden ...
Himself
...
Himself (extended version) (as David Ellis)
...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

This mammoth documentary takes use through the making of both _Matrix Reloaded, The (2003)_ and _Matrix Revolutions, The (2003)_. On top of seeing many pre-production and production meetings, we are also invited on the sets for both films, and get an idea of how difficult it was to accomplish the nearly impossible. Written by Rhyl Donnelly

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 December 2004 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (extended)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This feature-length documentary is featured on disc 9 in The Ultimate Matrix DVD Collection, released in 2004. See more »

Connections

References Mission: Impossible II (2000) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great For Matrix and Movie Fans!
14 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Burlyman Chronicles is an hour and a half documentary on the making of The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions. The film serves almost as a sequel to the documentary the Matrix: Revisited as well. Over an hour and a half the documentary covers from August 2000 leading up to the November 2003 release of Revolutions, giving us the inside scoop on every aspect of production. And I mean every. From the storyboard artist, to John Gaeta's new special effects, to the Wachowski's interactions with the evermore perfectionist, Keanu, you really get a feel for what this four year production was. Unfortunately for many of you, it's only available on the Ultimate Matrix Collection, a ten disk box set, (ready for the mind blower? The 4th and 6th disks are Reloaded and Revolutions revisited, and there's STILL enough content for this and more!)

It's well worth a watch if you're an avid Matrix fan, or if like many of you, are a huge movie buff. This movie covers absolutely everything, and it's not a slow watch either. However, if you don't have a huge interest in behind the scenes stuff or the matrix, it's definitely not worth your time.


9 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss The Burly Man Chronicles (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?