Movie Review: 'The Maze Runner,' Starring Dylan O'Brien, Will Poulter and Ameen Aml

September 19, 2014 4:36 PM

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Movie Review: 'The Maze Runner,' Starring Dylan O'Brien, Will Poulter and Ameen Aml

Welcome to the weekly post-apocalyptic, young-adult novel film adaptation review! Featured in this edition: "The Maze Runner," a movie and story that finds its roots in "Lord of the Flies," "Peter Pan," and the more contemporary belief that we’re all screwed.

"The Maze Runner" starts out by teasing us -- immediately throwing us into the action as we witness a tattered young man (Dylan O’Brien, MTV’s "Teen Wolf") struggling to find a way out of a large, gated elevator ascending an industrial-type elevator shaft. It’s intense, claustrophobic and intriguing...

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