Apparently Wachowskis sold Warner Brothers on the project with the $10 million opening sequence. When the brothers first approached the studio about the project they had a projected budget of $60 million.
The brothers spent the entire $10 million on the filmâ€™s opening sequence and impressed the studio enough that they were given the initial asking budget to finish the movie.
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