You are no hero in Maze Runner sequel The Scorch Trials

You are no hero in Maze Runner sequel The Scorch Trials

Maze Runner sequel The Scorch Trials (Twentieth Century Fox, September 2015; PG-13) reminded me of two very important Siân facts: I should never, ever drink anything before or during a movie. I am no hero. If you’re looking to take a road trip in which you do not stop every 45 minutes for pee breaks, you probably don’t want to be traveling with me. Additionally, if you’re looking for someone to run toward the gun fight, carry you to safety as…

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The Maze Runner – You are not like the others!

The Maze Runner – You are not like the others!

“You’re not like the others.” If there exists a Mad Libs for YA adaptations, that quote is pretty much a permanent fixture; at least as far back as the Harry Potter films, every one of these sagas (from “Hunger Games” to “Divergent” to “The Giver”) revolves around The Photogenic Messiah, the unique young boy who’s better, stronger, smarter, faster, and who ends up saving the world and getting the girl/boy. That last part isn’t exactly right for…

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An Overview Of The Maze Runner The Scorch Trials

An Overview Of The Maze Runner The Scorch Trials

The Maze Runner The Scorch Trials full movie Story: After escaping from the Glade, Thomas (played by Dylan O’Brien) and the survivors arrive at a shelter for observation by the mysterious Janson (Aidan Gillen) who appears to have good intentions to try and help them. Thomas has his doubts and when he feels something that’s not quite right, he and the others escape out into the desolate desert called The Scorch where they have to…

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