Adaptation #138: The Scorch Trials and Tribulations

header138Kendyl and Jenn discuss the second book in the Maze Runner series, The Scorch Trials. There’s good. There’s bad. There’s nervousness about the upcoming film. And there’s more advice about surviving these books by endearing yourself to the main character.

Check out our episodes on The Maze Runner novel and film! And on The Scorch Trials film!

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For similar discussions, check out our episodes on Fantastic Four (2015), Terminator Genisys, Insurgent (book and film), and Mockingjay (book and film Part 1).


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Main Discussion

The Scorch Trials

-By James Dashner

-Published in 2010

-Second book in The Maze Runner series

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)

-Written by T.S. Nowlin

-Directed by Wes Ball

-Starring Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, and Ki Hong Lee

-New Cast: Giancarlo Esposito, Rosa Salazar, Jacob Lofland, Aidan Gillen, and Nathalie Emmanuel

Next episode: Commentary on Jem and the Holograms (1985)
Previous episode: Paper Towns (2015)

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