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View Full Version : Take Five: A Little Diversion Into Hollywood OSes and UIs

Brad Wasson
11-01-2011, 12:00 AM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.maximumpc.com/article/features/16_memorable_oses_and_uis_big_screen#slide-10' target='_blank'>http://www.maximumpc.com/article/fe...screen#slide-10</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"Hollywood has always had a way with the OSes and UIs it shows on the big screen. Sometimes they're so far-fetched, all you can do is laugh, other times they're eerily accurate portrayals of future technology, and then there are the few that just make you jealous with envy. Here are a few of our favorites that Hollywood has given use, but give us some slack on what constitutes an OS or UI...Hollywood isn't always clear about that."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/wpt/auto/1320100979.usr110171.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>Calling all sci-fi movie buffs. If you have a spare five minutes today, have a look through these memorable screen captures of Hollywood movies portraying interesting user interfaces and magical operating systems. You may remember such favorites as Tron, The Matrix, and Avatar, but what about Minority Report, I, Robot, and Dune. MaximumPC has put together a nice stroll down memory lane. Check out the Read link.</p>