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When history's first filmmakers ran film through a camera at 24 frames per second, they weren't concerned with story. They were just wowed by what they'd achieved, which was considerable. Hardcore Henry, history's first first person POV action movie, feels like that. It's groundbreaking and visually impressive, but simply not very good at telling a story.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

When history's first filmmakers ran film through a camera at 24 frames per second, they weren't concerned with story. They were just wowed by what they'd achieved, which was considerable. Hardcore Henry, history's first first person POV action movie, feels like that. It's groundbreaking and visually impressive, but simply not very good at telling a story.