[47] France posted the highest opening for the film with $8.5 million followed by South Korea ($7.2 million) Russia and the CIS ($5.2 million), the United Kingdom, Ireland and Malta ($4.9 million), and Mexico ($4.4 million). In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. [5], In the United States and Canada, the film was released alongside Black Mass and Captive, and was projected to gross $34–36 million in its opening weekend. Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Critics Consensus. As the boys keep groping Thomas, helping him stand up and brushing dirt from his clothes, some even poke him in a weird Planet of the Apes-type assessment. With help from Aris, the first maze survivor to arrive in the facility, Thomas discovers that WCKD's leader, Ava, is still alive and that Mr. Janson is working for WCKD when they discuss experiments on the Immunes and that Janson has yet to find the Right Arm, a resistance group in the mountains. Oh it is sad seeing all these reviews where people complain about this movie because it's different from the book. [24], On August 31, 2014, Ball revealed he is hoping "the movie will be out in about a year". [62][63] John Williams of The New York Times wrote, "the many chases and ludicrous narrow escapes offer respectable doses of adrenaline",[64] and Brian Truitt of USA Today said, "Maze Runner's action, suspense and twists give movie fans of all ages a chance to embrace their inner on-the-run teenager. Teaming up with resistance fighters, the Gladers take on WCKD's vastly superior forces and uncover its shocking plans for them all. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. [49] It opened in China—its last market—on November 4[45][50] and grossed an estimated $19.77 million on 4,945 screens in its five opening weekend ($14.6 million over three days) which is 60% above its predecessor's opening. 2. Through the entire operation, Teresa is by his side, scared about what will happen to her and Thomas, but calm, believing that WICKED will find a cure for the Flare for the sake of humanity. Read the books before watching the #1 worldwide movies, The Maze Runner and Maze Runner: The … [40] Premium large formats comprised $2.75 million (9%) of the opening gross from 270 PLF screens, while Cinemark XD contributed $825,000 of that figure in 87 screens. Nathalie Emmanuel was cast as Harriet, co-leader of Group B, on October 22, 2014,[14] and Katherine McNamara as the other co-leader on December 22. It was revealed that T.S. The concluding entry, titled Maze Runner: The Death Cure, was released on January 26, 2018. It's no secret that in Hollywood all success is followed by developments of a sequel, as young-adult adaptation The Maze Runner is the latest feature to fall into that pattern. [45] It was released overseas a week before it opened in the U.S., and earned $26.7 million in its opening weekend from 21 markets in 5,586 screens and in all markets, outperforming its predecessor. In The Kill Order, Thomas undergoes an operation for the Swipe so he can be sent into the Maze with the other Gladers. They unearth an evil plot by the mysterious and powerful organization WCKD. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Soundtrack Music - Complete Song List | Tunefind Adding to the original film's cast of Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dexter Darden, Alexander Flores, Ki Hong Lee, and Patricia Clarkson, the new supporting cast includes Nathalie Emmanuel, Giancarlo Esposito, Aidan Gillen, Jacob Lofland, Barry Pepper, Rosa Salazar, Lili Taylor, and Alan Tudyk. [32] The trailer was released publicly on May 19, 2015. View production, box office, & company info. This is how I think sequels should be made. [31] It was not released online at the same time, but the 1 minute and 44-second teaser trailer premiered before Pitch Perfect 2 in May 2015. Look back at our favorite moments throughout the year, from award shows to up-close shots of celebrities. [17], On July 25, 2014, Ball announced at San Diego Comic-Con International that the studio wanted to start shooting in fall 2014, should its predecessor become a success when it hit theaters. Well let me tell you, films based on books or comics and stuff like that change things around to make the movie stand on its own and be appealing to multiple people. Hey hey hey! After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around them. 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The action, the music, the emotion, the characters and the story I found was so fitting, exciting, entertaining and perfect for the Maze Runner movies. [51][52] It has grossed a total of $29.5 million in China making it the biggest market for the film, followed by France ($25.3 million) and South Korea ($19 million). [10] On September 30, 2014, Rosa Salazar signed on to the cast as Brenda. Plot: “In this next chapter of the epic “Maze Runner” saga, Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and … That evening, Teresa tells WCKD of her location since she believes that WCKD's motivations are good, which leads to an ambush by WCKD, where Ava and Janson arrive and confront the Right Arm. With only a fraction of survivors left at the site, Thomas plans to infiltrate WCKD.[6]. The plot of The Scorch Trials takes place immediately after the previous installment, with Thomas (O'Brien) and his fellow Gladers, who have just escaped from the facilities of the powerful World Catastrophe Killzone Department (WCKD), which had imprisoned them. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? On October 13, 2013, almost a year before The Maze Runner's release, it was reported that Fox had started work on The Scorch Trials. The website's critical consensus states, "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials is an action-packed sequel at the cost of story, urgency, and mystery that the original offered. [58] The Wrap stated that, "it doesn't offer much plot or character development". [41] The franchise followed a similar box-office trajectory as The Divergent Series, which dipped slightly from its first installment ($54.6 million) to second ($52.2 million). The truth will be terrifying. The group, including Aris, escapes the facility to the deserted outside world, the Scorch. [40] Also noteworthy was that Fox did not release the film in IMAX format as it had with the first installment, as all IMAX screens at the time were devoted to Everest, which was receiving a week-long "sneak preview" release in IMAX and large-format screens. [2] Creature designer Ken Barthelmey returned to design the "Cranks" for the film. Following lead Dylan O'Brien's severe accident on set,[74] it was later rescheduled to film between March and June 2017 in South Africa for a January 26, 2018 release. In comparison, The Maze Runner dropped 46% in its second weekend. Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death. "They're not growing at a huge rate, but we're also not seeing a massive drop-off. Teach your students to analyze literature like LitCharts does. [70] Ball confirmed that, if he returns to direct, the film will not be split into two films. Thomas is then put into the Box and lifted into the Maze. Instant downloads of all 1393 LitChart PDFs (including The Maze Runner). Most of the cast is coming back, except for the ones who were killed [in the first film]. It’s pretty intense, especially considering its roots in YA lit—hard to watch and, at times, hard to stomach. 1 at the box office ahead of its competitor Black Mass. A malfunction in a sleeping pod on a spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet wakes one passenger 90 years early. Doesn't this look sweet: #ScorchTrials", "Fox to Release 'Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials' in Multi-Screen Format", "Comic-Con 2014: 'Maze Runner' Sequel 'Scorch Trials' Concept Art", "FIRST PHOTOS! [59] Stephen Kelly of Total Film said, "Scorch Trials ambitiously opens up its world with mixed results: gripping action, so-so script. Conclusion. "[67], In March 2015, it was confirmed that Nowlin, who co-wrote the first and wrote the second film, has been set to adapt the third book, The Death Cure. Previous Next . This FAQ is empty. [22][23], Composed by John Paesano, the soundtrack was released on September 11, 2015. [73], Filming was scheduled to start in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on March 14, 2016. for South Africa", "Deadpool 2', 'New Mutants' & 'Dark Phoenix' Find 2018 Dates Among Fox's Slew of Release Changes & Additions", "Steven Spielberg's Pentagon Papers Movie Re-Titled 'The Post, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Maze_Runner:_The_Scorch_Trials&oldid=999214912, Wikipedia articles needing factual verification from February 2018, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 9 January 2021, at 01:35. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late. Get Coins and avoid getting interrupted by obstacles the game is played in many worlds, help Runner in Maze jumping and running and try to reach the last world before your friends even knows. The second chapter of the epic "Maze Runner" saga. Add the first question. (2015). They unearth an evil plot by the mysterious and powerful organization WCKD. - The Maze Runner Series 1) Comparatively, very few people have the courage to step out of their comfort zone. Thomas (Dylan O'Brien) and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. Find all 23 songs in Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Soundtrack, with scene descriptions. Nonton Maze Runner 2: The Scorch Trials - Action film di Disney+ Hotstar. [43] Still, both the movies proved "the consistency of the young-adult audience," said Paul Dergarabedian, Rentrak's senior analyst. Was this review helpful to you? LitCharts Teacher Editions. During a thunderstorm, Minho is struck by the lightning but survives. [26] It was also released in the Dolby Vision format in Dolby Cinema in North America. The Maze Runner is loosely based on the bestselling first book of a young adult trilogy written by James Dashner. Thomas and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. 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Teaming up with resistance fighters, the Gladers take on WCKD's vastly superior forces and uncover its shocking plans for them all. Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem. [9], On September 26, 2014, Aidan Gillen was cast as Janson, also known as Rat-Man. Unfortunately this movie and the previous one receives a lot of hate and I'm so disappointed so all I can say is if you liked the first one, go and see Scorch Trails. The film is the sequel to the 2014 film The Maze Runner and the second installment in The Maze Runner film series. A lot of the same crew is coming back. Nowlin – who had recently worked on the Fantastic Four reboot – would adapt Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, taking over from Noah Oppenheim, with returning director Wes Ball supervising Nowlin's script. But Fox did release the film on 270 PLF screens, which made up 9% of its overall gross. 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