Sci-fi can be pretty good at predicting the future about certain things. Other times, it’s laughably terrible at it. Not a terrible track record overall, but sometimes the ole’ sci-fi crystal ball is pretty cloudy, it seems. Windex, guys, Windex – it’s very reliable.

Anyway, we all love it when technology works, and we all hate it when it doesn't - even to the point of it costing us precious hair on our heads (until we have a surefire hair growth cure discovered via science-fiction, that is). There's nothing worse than depending on something and it doesn't deliver. You most certainly know the feeling.

That said, one of the coolest things about sci-fi movies is the technology. Unless you overthink it. Or even think about it at all. It really doesn't take much thought before fictional technology falls completely apart. Sometimes even literally.

Here are some moments when sci-fi movies and TV shows didn't really think it through.

Entry by Sonny Time

If all of Pandora is connected through a neural network, couldn't humans tap into that network and plant subliminal messages to manipulate the Na'vi?

Entry by PollyDarton

HDAO If we are living in the Matrix, it is possible that no one is actually overweig overweight. Outside of the Matrix (where everyone is a human batt

Entry by T. S. Obiech

'RON SAM FLYNN BRINGS QUORRA INTO LEGACY THE REAL WORLD. SINCE SHE PREVIOUSLY If E=mc2 ONLY EXISTED IN THE m=52kg DIGITAL REALM, THAT m/s MEANS HER BO

Entry by Bill Mead

WOULD THE CYLONIS HAVE BEEN DETECTED EARLIER IF COLONIAL MEN KNEW MORE THAN ONE POSITION?

Entry by Guidodo

IF J.A.R.V.I.S. CAN HACK THE NUCLEAR CODES TO THWART ULTRON ... ...DOES THAT MEAN TONY STARK CAN BASICALLY LAUNCH SOME NUKES WHENEVER HE WANTS? CRACKE

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