Welcome to films of futures past, the series where we look at films set in futures that have now past and ask the question what did they get right? This episode we’ll be looking at sci-fi actioner, The 6th Day.
Released in 2000 and set in the year 2015, The 6th Day stars Arnold Schwarzenegger as a family man who discovers he has been cloned. In a world where human cloning is illegal, he must save himself from the assassins sent to destroy him to cover up their secret. Alongside the possibility of human cloning, the film also presents several other futuristic advancements predicted to exist in 2015. Now that the year has passed, let’s see what they got right.