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Old February 24 2014, 01:20 AM   #16
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Re: Who has the most realistic 'future'?

The Time Machine (that remake) depicted the future well (the immediate one, not the Morlock future). AI, interactive menus, and 3D technology is already used.
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Old February 24 2014, 03:38 AM   #17
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Re: Who has the most realistic 'future'?

..."To Serve Man"...

Ole' Rod had his finger on the pulse...

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Old February 24 2014, 03:58 AM   #18
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Re: Who has the most realistic 'future'?

Minority Report (aside from the psychics) had a plausible future. Their highways and police dispatch responds to overpopulation.
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Old February 24 2014, 04:11 AM   #19
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Space 1999.....no, wait....never mind, the moon was just behind some clouds...

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Old February 24 2014, 04:14 AM   #20
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Idiocracy
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Old February 24 2014, 04:48 AM   #21
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Re: Who has the most realistic 'future'?

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Idiocracy
The topic is future. Not current U.S. politics.
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Old February 24 2014, 04:56 AM   #22
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Robocop, look at the state of Detroit now.
This.
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Old February 24 2014, 05:06 AM   #23
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Idiocracy
The topic is future. Not current U.S. politics.
Are you making a joke or have you never seen the movie Idiocracy? If not, I recommend. From Mike Judge, maker of Office Space
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Old February 24 2014, 05:14 AM   #24
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^You seriously can't tell?
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Old February 24 2014, 05:15 AM   #25
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Re: Who has the most realistic 'future'?

Mojochi wrote: View Post
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Idiocracy
The topic is future. Not current U.S. politics.
Are you making a joke or have you never seen the movie Idiocracy? If not, I recommend. From Mike Judge, maker of Office Space
It's Sojouner, so, yea, I'm thinking it's the same joke I was going to make, and I haven't seen the movie (Though, I knew that's what you meant)
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Old February 24 2014, 05:23 AM   #26
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You never know. That's why I'm stupid & use emotes. Besides, it seemed like a good opportunity to recommend the movie regardless
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Old February 24 2014, 06:00 AM   #27
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Robocop, look at the state of Detroit now.
All too true, unfortunately.
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Old February 26 2014, 09:52 PM   #28
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..."To Serve Man"...
LOL

IMO, possibly the film I, Robot and, for farther ahead, the Alien movies, especially Alien: Resurrection.
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Old February 26 2014, 09:54 PM   #29
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The Day After.
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Old February 26 2014, 10:07 PM   #30
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I always like the portrayal of the future in DREDD.
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