Suzanne Collins talks ‘The Hunger Games’ books, Katniss’s family, Peeta and Gale, and lots more

The Hunger Games fandom knows it’s not every day we hear from Suzanne Collins, and so every interview, every appearance is a day to cherish. As it is the tenth anniversary year of The Hunger Games‘s first publication, here is one such day: the author sat down with publisher David Levithan for New York Times to talk about the books and the movies. The interview is an … Continue reading Suzanne Collins talks ‘The Hunger Games’ books, Katniss’s family, Peeta and Gale, and lots more

‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ score album available for pre-order on iTunes

Mockingjay: Part 2 is officially open in the US as of tonight. We hope you enjoy the movie – and don’t forget to carry tissues! The motion picture soundtrack – not one with pop songs, but James Newton Howard‘s excellent score – is now available to pre-order on iTunes for $14.99. Check out the list of the tracks below – but beware of spoilers. Prim Visits Peeta … Continue reading ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ score album available for pre-order on iTunes

Photos: New ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ stills from US Weekly Collector’s Edition

The US Weekly Collector’s Edition for Mockingjay: Part 2 is finally here! Director Francis Lawrence is quoted reiterating that we will see “few things that aren’t in the book.” Scans of the magazine – which include a bunch of new stills from the movie – have now hit the web via Tumblr user  insomniatichearts. The collector’s posters included inside are Katniss in red suit on Snow’s … Continue reading Photos: New ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ stills from US Weekly Collector’s Edition

99 days until ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ – watch all 4 official trailers again

Technically, it’s 98 days and a few hours, but hey – let’s stick to what the officials say. 99 DAYS TO MOCKINGJAY: PART 2! Let’s watch all the theatrical trailers for The Hunger Games movies today, shall we? Which has been your favorite trailer/movie so far? Continue reading 99 days until ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ – watch all 4 official trailers again

Happy birthday, Woody Harrelson!

Today, 23 July, is the 54th birthday of Woody Harrelson who plays the role of Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark’s mentor Haymitch Abernathy in The Hunger Games. A veteran actor, Woody has been in scores of projects over the years including, more recently, Friends with Benefits, Now You See Me, True Detective (S1). He will now be seen, apart from Mockingjay: Part 2,  in By Way of Helena (alongside The Hunger Games co-star Liam Hemsworth), Now You See … Continue reading Happy birthday, Woody Harrelson!

Photos: New stills from 'Mockingjay: Part 1' featured in Empire magazine

Stills from the digital issue of Empire magazine feature on The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 are now online. In addition to the informative article, the feature’s stills are all-new too. Check them out in the gallery here.   Pick your copes from stands starting Thursday. Thanks, Panem Propaganda! Continue reading Photos: New stills from 'Mockingjay: Part 1' featured in Empire magazine

'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay: Part 1' teaser trailer is here! WATCH NOW

The teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 that debuted on Friday during San Diego Comic Con 2014 at Lionsgate and Samsung Mobile US’s Capitol Gallery at the Hard Rock Hotel is now available online. Watch it below: The minute long trailer gives a feeling of an epic, on-coming revolution with our first look at Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen after the events following the disastrous … Continue reading 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay: Part 1' teaser trailer is here! WATCH NOW

Watch: Philip Seymour Hoffman in a new animated short film

Heartbreaking as it is to watch and listen to this, there’s a new animated short featuring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, who played the role of Plutarch Heavensbee and who we will still see in the upcoming Mockingjay movies. About five minutes long, the video is part of the Blank On Blank series produced in collaboration with PBS Digital Studios. Watch ‘Philip Seymour Hoffman on Happiness’ below, where … Continue reading Watch: Philip Seymour Hoffman in a new animated short film

Filmmaker Roundtable: Katniss, the two-movies split, Effie and more

At TheHungerGamesExclusive.com, producer Nina Jacobson, director Francis Lawrence and screenwriter Peter Craig answer several questions about The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, from the scene they are most excited to see to clarifying rumors regarding using CGI for Plutarch Heavensbee, as one scene was left unfinished by Philip Seymour Hoffman‘s untimely death, including Effie Trinket in the rebellion and more about the two movies. Read the Q & A from the filmmaker roundtable below: … Continue reading Filmmaker Roundtable: Katniss, the two-movies split, Effie and more