Why are futuristic novels and films so popular? What do they do to us? How do they make so much money?
Are we really that curious about the "end of things"? Why do we love to speculate about the future? Should we just focus on the present instead?
Write 300+ words answering these questions.
This picture is from the film The Road, which is about a father and son who try to survive in a world of ash and cannibalism. We'll study the novel and film.