A Superhighway movie?

Discuss the June 2017 Book of the Month, Superhighway by Alex Fayman. Superhighway is the first book in the Superhighway Trilogy, so feel free to use this forum to discuss not only the first book but also the other books in the series.

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I think the violence in the book would put a movie adaption at an R rating. I think it would be good as a movie. But it might be better to use all three books in the series to do the movie instead of basing it off of just the first book.
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I thought of Superhighway while watching the trailer for an upcoming animated movie from Disney.

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I think it could definitely be a movie and I think that Alex could be played by Dylan O'Brien from the "Maze Runner" movies. I think the visuals would be great if they produced it right. The descriptions reminded me of "Tron: Legacy" the movie. It's something that I would watch.
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While I would certainly give the movie a try, I don't know if it would work well as a movie. I think the book ended up being a bit long and repetitive, so I think this would have to be adapted for a movie.

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The whole concept would be interesting to see onscreen. If they rewrote the plot though and gave the script a more mature take then definitely. I would want to see the actual jumping through the cables and traversing the internet through Alex's eyes.

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