ComingSoon.net is going back to the past so we can look forward to the future to determine which movies tried to imagine what our present would look like. Check out our selections in the gallery below!
Visions of the future differ depending on who you’re talking to. Who’s to say what the world will look like a decade or two from now, let alone several? Well, these filmmakers gave it a shot back in the 20th century—it’s up to you to decide how accurate or inaccurate their depictions of the 2010s turned out to be.
From dramas to animated features to family adventures, these six films depict the 2010s in all kinds of different ways—three specifically focus on 2019. Some are optimistic, some are pessimistic, but one thing’s for sure: there are accurate elements in all six. These 20th century films set in the 2010s are all on the right track, even if we still don’t have flying cars yet.