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The right franchise can make or break a film studio, and the easiest way to find a franchise is in the world of literature. Studios regularly scoop up book properties hoping they will get the next Harry Potter or Twilight, but most the time, they get The 5th Wave or Mortal Instruments.

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.

The right franchise can make or break a film studio, and the easiest way to find a franchise is in the world of literature. Studios regularly scoop up book properties hoping they will get the next Harry Potter or Twilight, but most the time, they get The 5th Wave or Mortal Instruments.