25 best movie gadgets

Top tech that has yet to escape the confines of the silver screen – hurry up, inventors, we want our Hoverboard

Motion controls (Minority Report, 2002)

When Minority Report burst onto cinema screens back in 2002, the gesture controls used by Tom Cruise’s pre-crime agent seemed impossibly futuristic – and yet less than 10 years later the Nintendo Wii and Xbox Kinect had made them a reality (albeit one slightly less accurate and impressive). With tech like Leap Motion coming to our computers, it's only a matter of time before we’re sifting through huge amounts of data using little more than our mitts.

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