Well I thoroughly enjoyed it. Shay hated it. My thoughts: Well written, well directed and excellent battle scenes. Lot’s to figure out and disect. Yes the original stands up on its own and perhaps loses something for having two sequels but what fine rides those sequels are.
The meaning of the girl?: The Tradition of Sati in India (Here).
More to come.
Splendid discussion on The Matrix Revolutions Kottke.org.