In this chapter, I would like to initiate anin-depth discussion on the relationship between the emergence of films thesignificance they have on contemporary society and our way of thinking. The connection between simulations,hyperrealism, spectacles and the culture industry will be contemplatedthroughout this chapter. And the underlying question raised throughout theliterature review which is how are movies considered to be a medium of mass communication?- when movies portray realities but also fictionalise trends in society. Despite the reality we live in today, societyare comfortable with creating fictional realities within their minds to escapefrom the actual truth. One of the most common examples of mind control in oursociety is the usage of televised media that effectively has mass communicatedpropaganda extensively throughout the years. This form of mind control israther successful as we like being entertained therefore the media combine theinformation they choose to share through modes of digital media.
The art offilmmaking based in science fiction movies have conceptualised a future moreprogressive. Science fiction is full of dystopian scenarios, the future isanything but unknown, In the end our minds are already dispensed to acceptliving in a society where everything broadcasted by the mass media is the normand is absolute. There are movies right nowthat support the nature of worldwide conspiracies and make people aware of theissue that take place. Hollywood will continue to startle us with films that wecan ideally relate to such as cultures, civilisations, crimes and the political,and try to educate by implicitly using metaphorical and visual imagery todeliver a message, of ways in which we can preserve and protect the world. Inmy opinion, the sci -fi genre tends to encourage environmental appreciation, bytreating these technologies as a certainty rather than a possibility. Sci- fi gives humanity a false sense ofsecurity as we are assured that when catastrophic events occur we will invent,engineer or either think our way out of the issue. Ironically popular sci- fi filmsoften shed hope and positivity in ways we can