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The Hunger Games: Kick-Ass Heroine seeks Adventure-Loving Director

Update: Francis Lawrence to direct Catching Fire. I’m actually not sure how to feel about him as a director: Water for Elephants – not good.  I am Legend – solid. Constantine – one of my guilty pleasures; I end up … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games Revisited

Since my previous post about The Hunger Games posed some questions about how the movie  would measure up to the books, here’s my follow-up, now that I’ve watched the movie: overall, it’s one of the better book-to-movie adaptations I’ve seen, … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: Will the movies do justice to Katniss?

I just saw a Hunger Games preview on TV last night, and my question is: why is Katniss giving her sister Prim the mockingjay pin? Is the movie just getting rid of the character of Madge,  the fellow District 12 … Continue reading

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