Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Trailer Reminds Us The Future Is Not So Bright Again

Mad Max is back and a bigger hit than ever? Check. Logan's Run reboot back on the table? Check. Our collective vision of the post-apocalypse never goes away, not by a long shot (even if you exclude zombies), but it does ebb and flow with the times. What that says about how we all currently feel about the present, I couldn't say, but if that live action Akira movie doesn't get made this time, I'll be very surprised.

Which brings us to Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, and its fashionably decrepit version of what might be…

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Co-founder and Creative director of Bleeding Cool parent company Avatar Press. Bleeding Cool Managing Editor, tech and data wrangler. Machine Learning hobbyist. Vintage paper addict.

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