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Shawn Levy is busy as hell. He's one of the producers behind the highly-anticipated second season of Stranger Things, plus he has the Uncharted adaptation and the Starman remake on his directorial slate. But he also has his eye on an original movie that is, as it happens, also sci-fi: The Fall.

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.

As someone who digs sports and giant robots, I hope I'm not the only person who is a fan of Real Steel. The 2011 Hugh Jackman film about robot boxing is one of those predictable but fun Hollywood films designed to give you goosebumps. And it really would have done that, had a certain moment not been deleted.

Mention the words "season two" to Stranger Things producer Shawn Levy and things get very quiet, very quickly. "You can hear from my sudden stammering that I live in terror of saying anything too revelatory about season two," Levy said to us. But he will talk about what he and the rest of the small creative team are currently experiencing leading into the highly anticipated follow up.