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The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 Fan Review Main Image The YA Countdown: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1’ Fan Review

When writing a formal review, I find it’s of the utmost importance to push the source material aside and assess the piece as a stand-alone entity, but there’s also no dismissing a fan base, especially one as devoted as The Hunger Games’. As a die-hard fan myself, I take… Continue reading The YA Countdown: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1’ Fan Review

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Arnold Schwarzenegger might be back for a Running Man sequel. David Spade will back and mulletted in Joe Dirt 2.

Samuel L. Jackson could be back as Mace Windu in a solo Star Wars movie.

Chris Pratt is doing another weird comic book movie, called Cowboy Ninja Viking.

Shailene Woodley will play Edward Snowden’s girlfriend. Jude Law will play the enemy of… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'Running Man' Sequel, 'Interstellar' Prequel, 'Hunger Games' Strikes Back and More

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The Hunger Games movies are more than capable of standing on their own merits, but great movies don’t automatically equal great success. A good movie isn’t always good enough — you have to have a smart distributor that knows how to build awareness and embrace the existing fan base, while also luring in new fans.

There aren’t very many franchises that pull… Continue reading 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Producer and Director Talk the Movie's Secret Behind-the-Scenes Weapon

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It’s kind of unbelievable that after just three films, The Hunger Games franchise can already be talked about in the same conversations as other megafranchises like Harry Potter, James Bond and the Lord of the Rings. When the latest movie, Mockingjay – Part 1, opens this weekend, it’s poised to have the best opening weekend of 2014, beating the likes of Captain America

HEADER The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 The Best Hunger Games Characters So Far

At this point in time, we only have two Hunger Games movies to enjoy. That all changes very soon with the release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1. But even without that movie, this series has given us a slew of great and interesting characters, the kind of characters we can really imagine hanging out with in a number of… Continue reading The Best 'Hunger Games' Characters So Far