Fox Dates 'The Fault in Our Stars' and Pushes Back 'The Maze Runner'

'The Fault in Our Stars' debuts in the summer of 2014 while 'The Maze Runner' gets a Fall 2014 opening. The studio has also pushed 'The Book Thief' to November 8th, 2013.

The Fault in Our Stars gets a summer 2014 release date
The Fault in Our Stars gets a summer 2014 release date
20th Century Fox has handed out new release dates for two of its upcoming adaptations, The Fault in Our Stars, opening on June 6, 2014, and The Maze Runner, which was moved from a Valentine's Day release to September 19, 2014.

The Fault in Our Stars is going up against Universal Pictures' sci-fi thriller Edge of Tomorrow, starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt. Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort star in this adaptation of John Green's novel, which follows a budding romance between two teenage cancer patients. Sam Trammell, Laura Dern, and Willem Dafoe co-star.

The Maze Runner is facing the Warner Bros. family sequel Dolphin Tale 2 and Columbia Pictures' football drama When the Game Stands Tall. The story is adapted from James Dashner's novel about a group of teenagers who are mysteriously trapped in a massive maze. Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster and Patricia Clarkson star.

In a more immediate release date shift, 20th Century Fox has moved The Book Thief up one week from November 15 to November 8, where it will go up against Marvel's Phase Two sequel Thor: The Dark World.

The Fault in Our Stars was released June 6th, 2014 and stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern, Sam Trammell, Willem Dafoe, Lotte Verbeek, Ana De La Cruz. The film is directed by Josh Boone.

The Maze Runner was released September 19th, 2014 and stars Dylan O'Brien, Aml Ameen, Ki Hong Lee, Blake Cooper, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Will Poulter, Dexter Darden, Kaya Scodelario. The film is directed by Wes Ball.



Sources: Box Office Mojo

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  1. Diaigma

    Was looking forward to Maze Runner, but I'm good with a November release. Means they're taking it more seriously :P

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  2. Corey W.

    Can't wait for A Fault in our Stars.

    @2movieguys A Fault in Our Stars is a very popular romance novel.

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  3. CelluloidDreams

    I haven't heard f these two films!

    12 months agoby @2movieguysFlag