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Note: There will be spoilers for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 all up in this piece. You’ve been warned.

Tell me if this sounds familiar: Following a climactic battle in which our central hero goes toe-to-toe with the big, bad villain, the hero not only loses the fight, but they lose a part of themselves, too. Sure, they’re still alive… Continue reading Why 'Mockingjay -- Part 1' Is the 'Empire Strikes Back' of the 'Hunger Games' Series

There are not only a bunch of board games out there that could make incredible movies, there are board games that could make incredible horror movies. These are frightening, tense experiences that lend themselves to cinematic interpretation, even more than something like a Ouija board.

Hey Hollywood, if you’re going to start making horror movies based on board games, why don’t you… Continue reading Eight Horror Board Games That Seriously Need to Be Turned into Movies

Curious to know what movies and TV shows are coming to Netflix Watch Instantly over the next few weeks? Get a head start and mark your calendars using the list below, just released to us by Netflix.

Note: Listed below are just the movies, not the television shows.

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Annie (1982)

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Following its buzzed-about Comic-Con debut, the first official teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 has now arrived online, and it most definitely teases some pretty dark days ahead for not only Katniss, but for all of Panem, too.

Watch it below.

The footage is both fierce and emotional, setting up big action spectacle (like a sequence where hundreds of Capitol… Continue reading Watch: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' Teaser Trailer Is Here

Welcome to the YA Movie Countdown, our resident expert’s biweekly guide to young-adult book-to-film adaptations.

With The Fault in Our Stars still holding on at the box office and The Giver and If I Stay creeping closer to their big debuts, there’s quite a bit of YA book-to-film promotional material floating around out there. That said, there are three standout news items that deserve the bulk of our attention. You… Continue reading The YA Countdown: ‘The 5th Wave,' 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay,' a ‘Vampire Academy’ Sequel and More