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Hollywood's Apocalypse Obsession Ignores Reality - Foundation for Economic Education
Between 2010 and 2019, close to 100 Hollywood movies dealt with such apocalyptic subjects as run-away climate change, asteroid impacts, nuclear holocausts, resource depletion, pandemics, eschatological end of days, zombie apocalypse, cybernetic revolt, dysgenics, and alien invasions. That was an all-time record.

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