Day: September 22, 2014

Still from the Maze Runner, 2014, James Dashner, Wes Ball, 20th Century Fox

Review: The Maze Runner Film

For a story that relies heavily on the unknown, The Maze Runner is built solidly on familiar and easily recognizable tropes. But while those tropes are engaging during the course of the movie, neither the characters nor the plot hold up to further scrutiny. I watched it without having read the series, and I left…