6. Pichaikkaran – Demonetization of Rs.1000 & 500 Notes in India
Pichaikkaran (Beggar) is a 2016 Indian Tamil action thriller film starring Vijay Antony. The movie was released in March 2016 but talked about why Rs.1000 & 500 notes should be abolished for the betterment of the country. The surprising fact is that the movie discussed the topic 8 months before Modi-led government decided to ban notes of these denominations on November 8, 2016.
Watch the scene right here:
7. WarGames – Cyber Warfare
In 1983, Matthew Broderick starred in a movie that accurately predicted things to come–mainly the Internet and cyber warfare. Considering the infancy of Internet at the time, predicting cyber warfare which is common today is astonishing right?
8. A Space Odyssey – International Space Station, Tablet Computers
Stanley Kubrick’s Oscar winning movie predicted many things of the future. The list includes tablet computers, International Space station and even space tourism. One of amazing fact about this movie is that the villain was a voice-controlled computer much like personal assistants such as Apple’s Siri.
9. Super Mario Bros – 9/11 Word Trade Center Destruction
The 1993 movie predicted something which most of us never want to see again. The movie showed the destruction of the World Trade Center in New York that changed the world forever. How did the writers come up with this several years before it really happened? We may never know!
10. Star Trek – Bluetooth Headsets
Star Trek TV series predicted many things that became reality in the future, but we’re talking about movies so this one is about the Star Trek movie that was released in 1979. If you have watched this movie, you would remember the lady on the screen wearing a silver wireless headset that resembles the Bluetooth headsets of today.
Do you know any other movie that accurately predicted the future? Let us know in the comments section!