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  1. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - " Part 2 movie reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Indian Express

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 review - The film works again because Jennifer Lawrence, who has grown as much as Katniss through the course of this series, brings forth the right mix of vulnerability and steel required of her. It is but fitting that this very grown-up film concludes this young adult franchise - taking a very hard, unvarnished look at war, the meaning of democracy, the consequences of a regime change, and the unglamorous task of nation-building.


  2. Hunger No. 1, but not up to parRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    Katniss Everdeen may have come out on top of last weekend's box office with about $103 million in domestic ticket sales, but the new The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2 fell short of industry expectations and, unlike the Twilight and Harry Potter young-adult juggernauts, her Hunger Games finale fell far short of other films in the franchise. Starring Jennifer Lawrence and directed by Francis Lawrence, Mockingjay -- Part 2 saw ticket sales in U.S. and Canadian theaters fall below industry expectations of about $120 million.


  3. 5 films that aren't 'Star Wars'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... it won't be the only interesting, inspiring, delightful gift of the season. Besides, "Spotlight," "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2," "Creed" and "The Good Dinosaur," which are already playing in theaters, below are five more movies to watch ...


  4. 'We have sex': Jennifer Lawrence makes cheeky joke about...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... to bow with at least the same gross as the 2014 film, that opened with $121.9 million. Final front: The Hunger Games Mockingjay - Part 2 (above) is the last film in the franchise. Above, Lawrence and Hemsworth in a scene from the film The original ...


  5. Apocalypse and The Hunger GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | OUPblog

    The final installment of The Hunger Games films has been released. Amidst the acres of coverage about Jennifer Lawrence, the on-screen violence and an apparently patchy and unconvincing ending, it is worth pausing to consider the apocalyptic nature of the franchise.


  6. 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2' - Strictly for franchise's fansRead the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    Film: "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2"; Director: Francis Lawrence; Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson and Donald Sutherland; Rating: **1/2 A political revenge saga, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2", with the premise "The end of tyranny and the beginning of a new era", is the concluding film based on Suzanne Collins's Hunger Games trilogy. It is an epic, science fiction, war film set in the futuristic dystopian society of Panem.


  7. Tackling poverty for realRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    The Hunger Games may be a popular trilogy of books for young readers, adapted into four movies that made a zillion dollars, but they are also an invitation to revolution, disguised as entertainment. On one hand, author Suzanne Collins wrote standard dystopian fare about oppressive societies and the defiant teenagers that have arrived to turn things around, led by her heroine Katniss Everdeen.


  8. Jennifer Lawrence competes with Hunger Games' Liam Hemsworth and Josh HutchersonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... up the day's news on the anarchic programme, which she previously appeared on back in 2012 Inseparable: The Hunger Games stars embarked on a whirlwind global promo tour for their final movie in the franchise this month Game for a laugh: Liam, who ...


  9. "The Hunger Games" Author Suzanne Collins Writes Emotional Goodbye LetterRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Seventeen

    The final movie in the screen adaptation of The Hunger Games has officially been released - and author Suzanne Collins has penned an emotional goodbye letter to the series, on Scholastic's website . "But before I do, I'd like to say a tremendous thank you to everyone associated with the film franchise.


  10. Check out the films playing in Lubbock theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    From left, Liam Hemsworth as Gale Hawthorne, Sam Claflin as Finnick Odair, Evan Ross as Messalla and Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen appear in a scene from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2." Disaster strikes on Aug. 5, 2010, as a copper and gold mine collapses in Chile, trapping 33 men underground. With more than 2,000 feet of rock in their way, members of a rescue team work tirelessly for 69 days to save the seemingly doomed crew.


  11. Jennifer Lawrence to direct first movieRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... wanted to direct as long as I've wanted to act. I just don't talk about it because I'd rather just do it," the Hunger Games star told EW. Don't move: Jennifer Lawrence takes one last shot as the rebel hero in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2. ...


  12. Box office: 'Good Dinosaur' takes early lead over 'Creed,' 'Mockingjay'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Pixar's "The Good Dinosaur" will square off with Warner Bros.' "Creed" and Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2" at the Thanksgiving weekend box office.


  13. Reeling it in: 'Mockingjay part 2'Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Peninsula Clarion

    ... belongs to Katniss, and to a lesser extent, Peeta, and those are the performances to watch. In the end, "The Hunger Games" films are good because they get you to care about the people you're watching. It's not the special effects or the violence or ...


  14. Josh Hutcherson Hosted Impromptu Dance Party With Tove LoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    The Hunger Games star enjoys hosting bashes with his castmates from the blockbuster franchise, but he recently partied with a large group of strangers at his home after inviting the Habits singer and her crew over. "I usually invite people that I know, but recently I did something different," he told U.S. breakfast show Live! with Kelly and Michael.


  15. The Evolution of Jennifer Lawrence: Her Life StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... classic that it is with her serious acting chops and her general lovability. To help us say goodbye to The Hunger Games and Karniss Evdereen (but "hello" to J-Law's directorial debut ), our host Simon Mohos wants to give you a break down of the ...


  16. A look back at Jennifer Lawrence's bizarre pre-'Hunger Games' careerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2" opens on Friday, concluding the series that has guaranteed her global attention, in which the digital world has recorded each sentence, movement and rumor . She grew up in Louisville, went to New York during spring break at age 14, and persuaded her parents to allow a summer there to explore acting.


  17. The Hunger Games' Heats Up Thanksgiving Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    "Mockingjay 2" eyes $70 million-plus over holiday after topping "The Good Dinosaur" and "Creed" with $13.7 million Wednesday It seemed quite appropriate that "The Hunger Games" was leading the box office on Thanksgiving morning as the aroma of turkey and the fixings wafted from the nation's kitchens Thursday. "Mockingjay - Part 2" has nothing to do with pilgrims, of course.


  18. "Mockingjay - " Part 2" opens at BlockbusterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Hollywood's latest hit movie, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2" will hit screens in Bangladesh at Blockbuster Cinema Halls in the capital's Jamuna Future Park today. Ahead of its release, a special premiere show of the film was held on Thursday evening.


  19. Jeremy Renner Thrilled With Family Connection To Jennifer LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Family history experts looked into Jennifer's roots in a bid to find a connection with her The Hunger Games co-star Josh Hutcherson, but they stumbled upon a link between the actress and Jeremy, who worked with her on the Oscar-nominated 2013 crime drama. "The discovery of the connection between Jennifer Lawrence and Jeremy Renner was complete happenstance," historian Michelle Ercanbrack tells


  20. Keri Russell wraps up in winter coat as she enjoys bike ride around New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... second wife, a former slave. Based on a true story, the movie is written and directed by Gary Ross who made The Hunger Games and Seabiscuit. On a mission: The Hollywood beauty was seen grabbing a coffee at a local cafe, before heading to a clothing ...