Hollywood's vision of the future is pretty serious: the drugs are way more extreme, robots are our evil overlords, and the DeLorean is the undisputed vehicle for time travel.
Alongside dystopian America's taste for hard drugs and defunct flying automobiles, we've perfected the art of murdering our fellow man in the most excruciating and scientifically confusing ways possible. Below you will find the deadliest weapons from the best futuristic films, even though a few of the flicks take place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. (Spoiler alert: Star Wars.)
11. The Human Mind — Scanners
In David Cronenberg's 1981 sci-fi horror movie, people have telepathic and telekinetic powers that can literally blow up a human head—as demonstrated through this colorfully nauseating GIF. Proving, of course, that the most deadly weapon is the one you can't even see.