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Movie Blog: ‘Catching Fire’ Belatedly Ignites Film Franchise

“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” may not be a great movie in and of itself, but it at least justifies the series’ prominent position within current pop cultural discourse. It certainly lives up to its role as the series’ “Empire Strikes Back.”

11/21/2013

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Movie Blog: ‘Hunger Games’ Likely In Fans’ Favor

“May the odds be ever in your favor.” Perpetually uttered by gargoyles in power throughout Hunger Games, the catchphrase must strike the books’ legion of fans as the ultimate fulfilled promise as it makes its leap to the big screen.

03/22/2012

This highly anticipated adaptation of the futuristic, young adult novel by Suzanne Collins stars Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen, who is forced to participate in the annual "Hunger Games," a live televised event where 12 teenage boys and girls fight each other to the death. Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Lenny Kravitz and Elizabeth Banks also star. (credit: Lionsgate)

Cast Of ‘Hunger Games’ To Visit MOA

The cast from the upcoming movie “The Hunger Games” will visit Bloomington’s Mall of America next week. Cast members will sign autographs and hold a question-and-answer session for fans on Friday.

03/03/2012