20th Century Fox has released the first official trailer for The Maze Runner. The story centers on a group of teens who appear in an area known as “The Glade” but have no memory when they wake up.
The only way out is through a shifting maze of massive walls that houses dangerous creatures known as Grievers. Only one of the teens, Thomas (Dylan O’Brien), holds the secret to their escape.
The Maze Runner is the first book in a dystopian science fiction trilogy by James Dashner. The novel was published in October of 2009 and spawned two sequels, The Scorch Trials and The Death Cure.
In November of 2011 it was announced that a prequel to The Maze Runner titled The Kill Order was in the works, which was released to book stores on August 14, 2012.
Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Will Poulter, Kaya Scodelario, Aml Ameen, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ki Hong Lee, and Patricia Clarkson
Opens in theaters: September 19, 2014
Synopsis for The Maze Runner:
The Maze Runner” centers around teen Thomas (O’Brien), who awakens in a rusty elevator with no memory of who he is. What he does come to find out is that he’s been delivered to the middle of an intricate maze, along with a slew of other boys, who have been trying to find their way out of the ever-changing labyrinth — all the while establishing a functioning society within the enclosure they’ve come to call “The Glade.