Hunger Games: Catching Fire is a captivating tale of privilege and PTSD

The second Hunger Games movie builds on the emotional intensity of the first, telling a harrowing story of what happens when you win a deadly game by playing dirty. Catching Fire is the rare film that's better than the original book. Even if you've memorized Suzanne Collins' text, you'll get something new out of it. » 11/22/13 1:57pm 11/22/13 1:57pm

What the Killjoy Critics Are Saying About The Hunger Games

Last night, like a fairy-tale princess in a pair of borrowed shoes, I had somewhere to be when the clock struck 12: At a midnight screening of the OMFG SO HIGHLY ANTICIPATED flick based on the page-turning books. Did Hunger Games — as directed by Gary Ross — deliver? I thought so. Tension, heartbreak, trackerjackers —… » 3/23/12 3:00pm 3/23/12 3:00pm

Lenny Kravitz & His Sensual, Sexy Self Officially Join The Cast Of The…

We heard this rumor a few weeks ago, and now a confirmation: Lenny Kravitz has been cast as Cinna in The Hunger Games. Love love love this casting. The sexy, sensitive rock star! Cinna is a stylist for Katniss — and injects political messages into her garments — but becomes her friend. In the book, he is described as… » 5/24/11 9:00am 5/24/11 9:00am