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Benedict Cumberbatch looks to be taking a cue from The Handmaid's Tale. He's signed on to star in and executive produce a BBC One movie adaptation of The Child in Time, a dystopian novel about a kidnapped child, an isolationist government and impending war with Russia. Because clearly we're all eager to depress the hell out of ourselves for the sake of an evening's entertainment.

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.

Benedict Cumberbatch looks to be taking a cue from The Handmaid's Tale. He's signed on to star in and executive produce a BBC One movie adaptation of The Child in Time, a dystopian novel about a kidnapped child, an isolationist government and impending war with Russia. Because clearly we're all eager to depress the hell out of ourselves for the sake of an evening's entertainment.