The Hunger Games

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The Hunger Games

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The Hunger Games


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Hunger Games Director Reveals What He 'Totally Regrets' About Mockingjay

Francis Lawrence wished this decision had never been made for Mockingjay, the third and fourth installments in The Hunger Games film series.

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How Old Was Jack Quaid in The Hunger Games?

Jack Quaid is the known for his roles in The Boys and Star Trek: Lower Decks. Prior to these roles, a teenage Quaid debuted in The Hunger Games.

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10 Actors You Probably Forgot Were in The Hunger Games

On top of familiar faces like Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson, The Hunger Games features many beloved and acclaimed actors in supporting roles.

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Hunger Games Starlets Finally Meet, Rachel Zegler Dubs Jennifer Lawrence 'a Mother to Many'

Rachel Zegler praised Jennifer Lawrence's cultural impact on social media as the two pose for photos.

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Hunger Games Director and Producer Confirm Prequel Films Won't Be Made Without Author Suzanne Collins

The director and producer of The Hunger Games franchise each confirm why there won't be more prequels without author Suzanne Collins.

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The Hunger Games Director Addresses Prequel's Connections With Original Movies

The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes is set to take the audience six decades back from the Jennifer Lawrence movies.

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The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes Recreates a Key President Snow Hunger Games Scene

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes trailer features several callbacks to The Hunger Games, including a sly reference to one of Snow's best scenes.

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Hunger Games: Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes Trailer Features Jennifer Lawrence's Song

Ahead of its release, the second The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes trailer features a special nod to Jennifer Lawrence's movies.

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The Hunger Games Returning to Theaters Ahead of The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes

Lionsgate is re-releasing director Gary Ross’ The Hunger Games movie in theaters in anticipation for the upcoming debut of the prequel film.

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What Is the Tesserae in The Hunger Games - And Why It's Terrible

Although it's only briefly mentioned in the Hunger Games movies, the tesserae are an integral part of Katniss's life and the world of Panem.

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10 Best Quotes From The Hunger Games

While everyone remembers favorites like "May the odds be ever in your favor," these quotes capture the true spirit of the Hunger Games franchise.

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9 Things People Misunderstand About The Hunger Games

Like many popular franchises, there are a lot of things people think they know about The Hunger Games that aren't necessarily true.

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Rachel Zegler Is the 'Anti-Katniss' in Hunger Games: Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, Director Says

The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snake director Francis Lawrence compares Rachel Zegler's character to Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss.

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Why The Hunger Games Has Been Banned in the US

The Hunger Games series are among the hundreds of books that have been banned or challenged in the United States. But why?

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Why Katniss Killed President Coin in The Hunger Games

Katniss Everdeen had a chance to execute President Snow for his role in the Hunger Games, so why did she kill President Coin instead?

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10 Overlooked Details That Make The Hunger Games Even Sadder

The premise of The Hunger Games is already depressing to think about, but these forgotten details bring a new level of sadness to the franchise.

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The Best Teen Movies Based on Books

The Fault in Our Stars, The Hunger Games, and The Outsiders are some of the most influential teen storylines adapted from great young adult novels.

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Who Did Evan Ross Play in The Hunger Games?

The actor and musician had a small but notable role in The Hunger Games. Like so many supporting figures, he makes the most of his brief appearance.

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Who Is Lucy Gray Baird in The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes?

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes promises a beautiful lineup of characters both new and old. Let's meet its most important new character, Lucy Gray.

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Finnick Odair's Final Moments Mirror a Surprising Hunger Games Death

Finnick's end late in The Hunger Games saga parallels a much earlier death. Both have a huge impact on Katniss and her fight against the Capitol.

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