RUNNER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RUNNER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) DashnerArmy will prepare for another ‘Maze Runner’ prequel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58454842-223/dashner-maze-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58454842-223/dashner-maze-config-data.html.csp">DashnerArmy will prepare for another ‘Maze Runner’ prequel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T16:26:30.562-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 04:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah writer James Dashner is having a good week. First came the news that the Hollywood adaptation of “The Maze Runner” hit No. 1 at the box office, which led to the greenlighting of the second movie in the series, “The Scorch Trials,” set for a September 2015 release. As Dashner tweeted on Sept. 21: “So proud of #DashnerArmy. $81.5 million worldwide already. More than double our budget. Now that’s what I call a good weekend.” Now Dashner has announced that he’s inked a deal to pen another preq...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58454842@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:26:30 MDT ’Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5 M http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58438692-223/million-international-maze-owned.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58438692-223/million-international-maze-owned.html.csp">’Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5 M</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAKE COYLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T08:39:50.221-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 08:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The young-adult adaptation “The Maze Runner” raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate. The 20th Century Fox release easily outpaced the $13.1 million debut of Liam Neeson’s hardboiled private eye thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones” and the $11.9 million opening for the ensemble-cast dramedy “This Is Where I Leave You,” according to studio estimates Sunday. The strong opening for “The Maze Runner,” adapted from J...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584386922014-09-22T08:39:50.221-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T08:39:50.221-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58438692@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:39:50 MDT Movie review: ‘Maze Runner’ sends viewers going in circles http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58421408-223/maze-runner-thomas-config.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58421408-223/maze-runner-thomas-config.html.csp">Movie review: ‘Maze Runner’ sends viewers going in circles</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T16:42:14.361-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 04:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Watching “The Maze Runner,” the movie adaptation of Utah author James Dashner’s dystopian young-adult novel, will make audiences feel like rats in a maze: sometimes energized, often disoriented and ultimately frustrated that the cheese at the end is so small. Appropriately, the audience is thrown into the story the same way its teen protagonist (Dylan O’Brien) is: confused and clueless as to what’s happening. He wakes up in an elevator rising toward a large grassy area, with no memory of who he ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58421408@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:42:14 MDT Prep cross country: Mantz earns redemption at Highland Invitational http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58323928-190/mantz-girls-race-biles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58323928-190/mantz-girls-race-biles.html.csp">Prep cross country: Mantz earns redemption at Highland Invitational</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jon Clifford</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:43:16.582-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The memory of last year’s narrow defeat was fresh on Conner Mantz’s mind midway through Thursday running of the Highland Invitational. “[Alta’s] Kramer [Morton] got me last year by half a second, so this time I was like, ‘Not this time,’ ” said the Sky View senior, who was edged at the finish last year. “There was a Copper Hills guy [Christian Allen] right next to me and I was like, ‘Uh oh, it’s going to happen to me again.’ ” This time, Mantz distanced himself from the field and easily won the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323928@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:43:16 MDT