The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $8,500,000
Worldwide Box Office $8,500,000
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When Thomas wakes up trapped in a massive maze with a group of other boys, he has no memory of the outside world other than strange dreams about a mysterious organization known as W.C.K.D. Only by piecing together fragments of his past with clues he discovers in the maze can Thomas hope to uncover his true purpose and a way to escape.


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Movie Details

Theatrical Release: September 19th, 2014 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
September 19th, 2014 (IMAX) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic elements and intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, including some disturbing images.
(Rating bulletin 2326, 6/11/2014)
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

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Three new releases enter the marketplace next weekend: The Maze Runner, This is Where I Leave You, and A Walk Among the Tombstones. I don't think any of them will be breakout hits, but The Maze Runner has the best chance to earn first place, even if its legs likely won't be very long. Because of this, it is the best choice for the target film for this week's box office prediction contest. In order to win, one must simply predict the opening weekend box office number for The Maze Runner.

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2014 Preview: September

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August was a great month, it is as simple as that. Not only did Guardians of the Galaxy break records, but Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was a surprise hit as well. These early gains led to an extended winning streak in the year-over-year comparison. Granted, 2014 is still more than $300 million behind 2013, but this is substantially less than the gap was before the month. Can September maintain this run? I'm not sure. Last September was strong compared to most Septembers with Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 earning more than $100 million while Insidious Chapter 2 came relatively close. This year, there likely won't be any $100 million hits, but I think The Equalizer should at least come close. Meanwhile, there are some who think The Maze Runner will be the biggest hit of the month, but I'm not among them. There have been too many similar releases that have struggled to think this one will be a hit. I think September will get off to a terrible start, but overall I think it will be close to last year. More...


Dylan O'Brien    Thomas
Kaya Scodelario    Teresa
Thomas Brodie Sangster    Newt
Will Poulter    Gally
Patricia Clarkson    Ava Paige
Aml Ameen    Alby
Ki Hong Lee    Minho
Blake Cooper    Chuck
Dexter Darden    Frypan
Chris Sheffield    Ben
Joe Adler    Zart
Alexander Flores    Winston
Jacob Latimore    Jeff
Randall Cunningham    Clint
Don McManus    Masked Man

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Wes Ball
Screenwriter    Noah Oppenheim
Screenwriter    Grant Myers
Screenwriter    T.S. Nowlin
Story Creator    James Dashner
Producer    Ellen Goldsmith-Vein
Producer    Wyck Godfrey
Producer    Marty Bowen
Producer    Lee Stollman
Executive Producer    Joe Hartwick Jr
Executive Producer    Edward Gamarra
Executive Producer    Lindsay Williams
Director of Photography    Enrique Chediak
Production Designer    Marc Fisichella
Editor    Dan Zimmerman
Composer    John Paesano
Casting Director    Denise Chamian
Costume Designer    Simonetta Mariano
Unit Production Manager    James Powers
First Assistant Director    H.H. Cooper
Second Assistant Director    Mirashyam Blakeslee
Visual Effects Supervisor    Eric Brevig
Visual Effects Supervisor    Sue Rowe
Art Director    Douglas Cumming
Assistant Art Director    Jessica L. Navran
Assistant Art Director    Chris Crane
Set Decorator    Jon Danniells
Set Designer    Michelle C. Harmon
Set Designer    Wright McFarland
Story Artist    Doug Brode
Story Artist    Joel Venti
Still Photographer    Ben Rothstein
Script Supervisor    Steven R. Gehrke
Sound Mixer    Paul Ledford
Post-Production Supervisor    David McKimmie
Assistant Editor    P.J. Burch
Supervising Sound Editor    Ai-Ling Lee
Supervising Sound Editor    John A Larsen
Re-recording Mixer    Ron Bartlett
Re-recording Mixer    D.M. Hemphill
Visual Effects Producer    Scott Puckett
Costume Supervisor    Terri Dehaan
Additional Costume Designer    Christine Bieselin Clark
Assistant Costume Designer    Alexandra Casey
Casting Associate    Beth Day
Casting Associate    Judith Sunga
Additional Casting-U.K. Casting    Priscilla John
Additional Casting-New York Casting    Suzanne Smith
Additional Casting-New York Casting    Jessica Kelly
Additional Casting-Casting Associate (New York)    Kate Geller
Makeup    Stacy Kelly
Makeup    Aimee Stuit
Hairstylist    Budd Bird
Hairstylist    Amy Wood
Special Make-up Effects    Elvis Jones
Special Make-up Effects    Lauren Thomas
Make-up and Prosthetic Effects Designer    Jamie Kelman
Special Effects Coordinator    Russell William Tyrrell
Sound Designer    Ai-Ling Lee
Sound Effects Editor    Chuck Michael
Sound Effects Editor    Wayne Lemmer
Stunt Coordinator    Troy Robinson

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The Maze Runner

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