Sci-Fi Movies Predicting the Future!

Entertainment has always been the primary driver for a majority of advances that we see today. Movies have always been the foreteller of the many technologies that we see today. A generation of youngsters grew up watching sci-fi movies like The Abyss, Terminator and numerous others. These movies showed us technologies that didn’t exist at the time and this became a major driver in the think tanks that actually worked on making them a reality. To see science fiction being brought to life is truly magical and takes you back to a time when you were free to dream. Almost every bit of tech we see around, AR, VR, Mixed reality, has been portrayed in some way or the other in the past. One movie that foretold more than any other film is 2001: A Space Odyssey. Listed below are a few examples that highlight this fact:

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Phone Booth – Video Calls

Is now one of the most widely used means of communication

Voice Controlled Computer – Siri, Google Voice

Is now one of the most common features on almost all mobile devices

Inflight Television – Inflight Entertainment

Is now a standard on almost all major aircraft carriers

Tablet Computers – Ipads

Is now a standard of daily life