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Welcome to The Last Sci-fi Blog, our biweekly column about all things science fiction in movies.

sci fi blog pratt 2 The Last Sci fi Blog Reports on Interstellar, Star Wars, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay and More

It’s been a slow month for science fiction movies (we’re all pretending Transcendence never happened, right?). That’s going to change soon now that summer is upon us and the likes of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Jupiter Ascending are right around the corner, but this is… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog Reports on 'Interstellar,' 'Star Wars,' 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' and More

catching fire bd New on DVD/Blu ray: 12 Years a Slave and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Both Hit HomeThe Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Lionsgate – Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVDDirector: Francis LawrenceCast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci. Full cast + crew

As someone who just plain didn’t see the same things in first Hunger Games that caused everyone to fall in love with the franchise, I hope it carries extra weight when I say Catching Fire is actually a pretty solid, entertaining, and intelligent piece of… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: '12 Years a Slave' and 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Both Hit Home

151199500 Philip Seymour Hoffman Will Be Digitally Recreated for Hunger Games: Mockingjay   Part 2: SourceGareth Cattermole/Getty Images

In the wake of the sad death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, what happens to his role in the final “Hunger Games” movies… Continue reading Philip Seymour Hoffman Will Be Digitally Recreated for 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2': Source

finalcf2 Box Office Report: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Frozen Break Thanksgiving RecordsHere’s your 5-day Thanksgiving box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – $ 110.1 million

2. Frozen – $ 93.0 million

3. Thor: The Dark World – $ 19.7 million

4. The Best Man Holiday – $ 11.1 million

5. Homefront – $ 9.7 million

6. Delivery Man – $ 9.6 million

7. The Book Thief – $ 6.4 million

8. Black Nativity – $ 5.0 million

9. Philomena -

hunger%20games%20catching%20fire%20box%20office%20records Hunger Games: Catching Fire Could Break Box Office Records (Duh)Lionsgate

The release of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” is rapidly approaching, and that means it’s time for some box office speculation. According to a pair of reports from Deadline and The Hollywood Reporter, things are looking very good for the “Hunger Games” sequel.

First, Deadline reports that studio Lionsgate is projecting an opening weekend for “Catching Fire” in the $ 140… Continue reading 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Could Break Box Office Records (Duh)