DirectorMitesh Kumar Patel (director) Release date2 September 2011 WriterMatthew Bucculoo (collaborating writer), Steve Hester (revised by), Josh Hodgins (additional dialogue and material), Michael Jamal Mitchell (adaptation), Mitesh Kumar Patel (original story)
The Man in the Maze is a 2011 American horror film. The film was produced in the United States and premiered in India on September 2, 2011. Amber Sharma, Managing Director of Mowgli Productions, was the presenter for the film.
The movie follows four college students that venture out into the woods to do research and discover an Indian burial mound. They soon discover that the mound is cursed and that they are trapped in a maze, chased by an unknown and terrifying force.
Andrew Roth as Alex
Liana Werner-Gray as Megan
Erik A. Williams as P.T.
Stephanie Long Lomenick as Christi
Mitesh Kumar Patel as Dark Cloud
Arth Patel as Running Deer
J.C. Hester as Soaring Eagle
Steve Hester as Billy Ray Weston
Filming for the movie began in early 2010, with much of the shooting taking place in and around Florence, Alabama. The film was screened at several film festivals beginning in 2010, with the film's official release taking place in India in late 2011. Director Mitesh Patel explained the reason behind the India premiere because he "believes that cinema lovers in this country generally watch horror movies from Hollywood with great curiosity and anticipation".
Awards and recognition
Silver Ace Award at Las Vegas Film Festival 2011
Official selection, St. Louis International Film Festival 2011
Winner, Honorable Mention Award - Los Angeles Reel Film Festival 2011