Re: [gundam] Turn-A & UC & The Matrix

Alfred Urrutia (
Wed, 7 Apr 1999 12:39:34 -0700 (PDT)

On Apr 7, 2:52pm, Chien Ting Chin wasted bandwidth discussing:
> Subject: Re: [gundam] Turn-A & UC & The Matrix
> On Wed, 7 Apr 1999, Michael Ip wrote:
> > compared to the middle ages. But what do we make? Weapons of mass
> > Kill kill kill, call me cynical, but has the neo-cortex really make use
> > intelligent than other animals?
> very true. What Agent Smith said to Morpheus in the Matrix is very deep,
> too bad he delivered it in an angry outburst. If he had used the same
> bussiness tone in this scene, it would be great.
> Otherwise, I love this character, good acting too. But damn he blew a big
> scene.

Are you kidding? The angry outburst is what made it great. An AI-spawned
virtual construct could develop enough emotion and feeling that it would
actually be fed up with its own purpose and job. One of my favorite scenes.
How often would you expect to see that? And acted so well? He was almost
pleading with Morpheus to free him.


"Clean... Mr. Clean was from some South Bronx shithole and I think the
 light and the space of Vietnam really put the zap on his head."

- Cpt. Willard, "Apocalypse Now"

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