Would "30th Century: Escape" work as a film?

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Re: Would "30th Century: Escape" work as a film?

Post by BookHausJ » 25 Jan 2018, 22:13

Very possible! For sure we can see a lot additional scenes. Hope it can be filmed soon.
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Post by celiiia » 01 Feb 2018, 09:39

If they change the storyline a little, possibly.
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Post by eBookreviewer » 02 Feb 2018, 05:37

Maybe with some work to adapt it to the cinema, it could be done.

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Post by innah96 » 16 Feb 2018, 09:39

I would love to see a movie being made out of it!

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Post by ASB_1 » 18 Feb 2018, 10:17

I think it’s a great idea. Sci fi fans are definitely going to enjoy the movie.
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Post by Arrigo_Lupori » 19 Feb 2018, 07:00

Could work, but I don't see why they should translate it into movie form. It works just fine the way it is.
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Post by Sorchadorcha » 22 Feb 2018, 12:23

I feel the explicit scenes might have people comparing it to Fifty Shades if it has a cinematic release. I think it's more suited to a TV series as they can flesh out the plot and air it late at night and on age restricted channels to avoid minors accidentally watching it.
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Post by dphelps1113 » 04 Mar 2018, 16:27

Due the vast amount of content and scenes, I feel that a TV series would do it better justice. A Movie wouldn't leave enough time to tell the story like it's supposed to be told.

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Post by atonykamau » 13 Mar 2018, 07:25

I don't think so mostly because i barely understood the plot of the story.

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Post by Nisha Ward » 29 Apr 2019, 05:15

If it was vastly reworked? Sure. It could be a tv series. Otherwise, no. I don't think it would work.
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Post by Only1Cola » 15 May 2019, 15:46

My question is: What genre of movie would it fall under? There is not enough science fiction in the story to qualify it in that genre. Maybe erotica or porn? If the screenwriter decided to put all the bisexual sex scenes into the movie. Or maybe just human relationship drama?

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Post by Renee_Prior1995 » 12 Jun 2019, 16:10

It would be difficult to make a movie out of it. Maybe an alternate version of the book, using the same ideas and characters but a bit of a different plot.
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Post by leiabutler » 16 Jun 2019, 15:11

I do not think this would work as a film because it mainly has sexual content.

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Post by 30th Century Escape » 17 Jul 2019, 17:54

This book is about nonviolence and Jennifer and the SS are all nonviolent. Jennifer and her team developed Zexton ideas into Hardware to complete this mission without violence. I WANT THE NONVIOLENCE TO STANDOUT NOT VIOLENCE.

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