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The Real Reason Dystopian Fiction Is Roaring Back

From the "everything old is new again" files: Bygone dystopian fiction is officially back in vogue. As reported last month, Penguin Random House has...

Apple’s New Spaceship Campus, Apple Park, Will Open In April

Apple has finally given its spaceship-like campus an official name and opening date. It will be called, wait for it, Apple Park, and will...

How Logan Relates To Reality, According To Patrick Stewart – CINEMABLEND

Warning: potential spoilers ahead for Logan. Don't read any further if you want to stay in the dark regarding Hugh Jackman's final Wolverine adventure!...

Margaret Atwood: Handmaid’s Tale sales boosted by fear of Trump

Margaret Atwood has said worries about women's issues after the US election have made her book The Handmaid's Tale the latest dystopian novel to...

Margaret Atwood says Trump win boosted sales of her dystopian classic

HAVANA Canada's best-known writer Margaret Atwood said it was largely worries about women's issues after the U.S. election that made her book "The Handmaid's...

The 50 Most Romantic Movies of the Past 50 Years

The pick could have easily been Moonlight or La La Land but there's no need to pit these Best Picture nominees against...

Looking at Akira as a guide to surviving fascism

2016 is synonymous with a universally Bad Time, and 2017 hardly looks set to be much better. From David Bowie 's death 13...

Scientists Are Building Pollinator Drones in Preparation For Our Dystopian Future

The bees are dying globally at an alarming rate. As we continue to come to grips with the problems of our dystopian future, it's...

Shailene Woodley Will NOT Be in the Last ‘Divergent’ Movie

Ever since it was announced that the fourth movie might be heading straight to television, fans have speculated as to whether or not the...

Orwell and Atwood books given away to encourage readers to ‘fight...

George Orwell, Margaret Atwood and Erik Larson have been recruited in the resistance against US president Donald Trump by a mystery benefactor in San...

‘Samurai Jack’ Season 5 Gets First Full Trailer

As we are now a little over a month away from the premiere of Samurai Jack season five, this week Adult Swim has unleashed...

This dystopian climate change film could soon be our reality

With a climate change naysayer as the U.S. president and London hitting its upper limit of air pollution levels within just five days of...

The Handmaid’s Tale Looks More Disturbing With Every New Trailer

If the terrifying images of the first trailer for The Handmaid's Tale didn't send chills down your spine, the folks at Hulu...

George Orwell’s 1984 Is Headed to Broadway to Satisfy the Sudden...

As sales of George Orwell's seminal 1984 have skyrocketed, Broadway is looking to cash in on Americans' sudden, mysterious demand for plausible dystopian fiction....

Producers bringing ‘1984’ to Broadway as novel’s popularity soars under Trump

George Orwell's "1984" is coming to Broadway as a stage production, The New York Times reports, as the novel enjoys new popularity...

Thanks to Trump (and Kellyanne Conway), 1984 Is Everywhere Again

Sixty-eight years after its publication, 1984 is new again. In the wake of Donald Trump 's hectic presidency, already marked by leaks, damaging executive...

Watch Hulu’s Super Bowl spot for original series The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu just released a trailer for its adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale, a science fiction tale in which the U.S. government has...

Orwell’s ‘1984’ surges to No. 1 on USA TODAY’s books list

Here's a look at what's new on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list...It's 2017, but 1984 is all the rage.George Orwell's chilling 1949 classic, long...

Classic dystopian novels’ popularity surges in Trump’s America

Since Donald Trump's election, classic dystopian novels have seen a major surge in popularity.After Trump's senior advisor, Kellyanne Conway, used the phrase "...

Open Hopkins:

This image by Keiichi Matsuda offers a vision of an augmented-reality future Augmented reality could lead to a dystopian world where everyone...