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Aidan Gillen

Movie review: Latest 'Maze Runner' film runs around in circles, but is still fun to watch

Thomas (Dylan O'Brien), the young protagonist of the post-apocalyptic teen action films "The Maze Runner" and "Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" has a pathological aversion to systems of control. He and his friends discover that they have been subjects in experimental trials at the hands of WCKD, the World Catastrophe Kill Zone Department. The scientific organization is searching for a cure to the "flare" virus that has decimated the earth's population, and what they need is sweet, sweet teenage blood, which is immune to the virus that turns the infected into zombies. This was established in "The Maze Runner," and in "Scorch Trials,"...