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"The Hunger Games"

'The Hunger Games': A Commentary on Society

Alexander Vassiliadis | Posted 05.29.2012 | Teen
Alexander Vassiliadis

The Hunger Games is more than just a story about two young heroes that face various challenges and fall in love -- the novel is Suzanne Collins's commentary on modern-day society.

An Amazing Big-Budget 'Hunger Games' Fan Film

The Huffington Post | Eric Larnick | Posted 05.28.2012 | Entertainment

Now that "The Hunger Games" has become a certified blockbuster hit, it's never too early to start thinking about the sequel "Catching Fire" -- or even...

Hunger Games: Reality TV Gone Wild?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.28.2012 | Entertainment
Steve Rosenbaum

The Hunger Games is about reality TV taken to its most terrible end. It is the Roman Colosseum. A massive, deadly distraction that provides an opiate to the masses.

Actress Responds To Racist 'Hunger Games' Tweets

Posted 03.28.2012 | Celebrity

"The Hunger Games" dominated at the box office, taking $155 million in ticket sales, but not all fans were happy with the book-to-screen translation, ...

More Good News For 'The Hunger Games': Soundtrack Tops The Charts

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 03.28.2012 | Entertainment

"The Hunger Games" soundtrack debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart this week, after selling 175,000 units, reports Billboard. The record-bre...

Why I Saw The Hunger Games Twice

Laura Brounstein | Posted 05.28.2012 | Entertainment
Laura Brounstein

Any movie that debuts with a $152 million opening weekend and grabs the title of third biggest opening ever is grabbing a place in history with sheer numbers. But I think the film's visuals are what truly make it special and they work on two levels.

After the Success of The Hunger Games, Is Hollywood Ready for More Women in the Industry?

Nico Lang | Posted 05.28.2012 | Chicago
Nico Lang

With The Hunger Games, both women and men have indicated that they are ready for something different. The industry needs to wake up and realize that women are a part of cinema, too. The system must be ready to change.

The True Story Behind The Hunger Games

Sarah Hall | Posted 05.28.2012 | Books
Sarah Hall

What Suzanne Collins has done with The Hunger Games is something subtle, remarkable, and hopefully, intentional.

Ten Things You Need Not Worry About

Mark Morford | Posted 05.28.2012 | Comedy
Mark Morford

There are plenty of things to concern yourself with. There are far too many things that wish to stress you out, slap you asunder and make you feel heavy, sad and lost. These should not be among them.

WATCH: 'The Hunger Games' Recreated With Beanie Babies | Posted 03.28.2012 | Weird News

Given the massive success of The Hunger Games film adaptation, it's no surprise that the internet parodies are starting to stack up. Perhaps the fu...

7 Sites You Should Be Wasting Time On Right Now

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 03.28.2012 | Comedy

Have some space to fill between Herman Cain ad parodies and Zou Bisou Bisou this afternoon? Trying to figure out where to steer your brain? Well you'r...

'Hunger Games' Becomes Part Of School Curriculum

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 08.09.2012 | Education

NEW YORK -- For some school kids around the country, the odds have been ever (and awesomely!) in their favor as they've scored the ultimate field trip...

Our Hunger Is Satisfied

Emma Seligman | Posted 05.28.2012 | Teen
Emma Seligman

Under the extremely watchful eye of author Suzanne Collins, who stands as a producer and co-writer of The Hunger Games, director Gary Ross kept faithful to the book while cutting it down to fit a movie format.

The Lesson We Can Learn From 'The Hunger Games'

Michael McAfee | Posted 05.27.2012 | Impact
Michael McAfee

If we don't prepare all of our children today to be the leaders of tomorrow, our entire economy will suffer. We cannot be indifferent to those held back most by the painful inequality in our country; if we are, it will be the downfall of this great nation.

Does 'The Hunger Games' Make You Uncomfortable?

Posted 03.27.2012 | Parents

Book-world blockbuster "The Hunger Games" has translated to the big screen in spectacular fashion: the movie version of the popular series’ first in...

A Solution to the Bully R-Rating Controversy: Let It Go Viral

Chris Krapek | Posted 05.27.2012 | Chicago
Chris Krapek

To curb this controversy and really, truly bring awareness to the anti-bullying movement, The Weinstein Company should release Bully directly to online platforms, free of charge.

Why Peeta And Katniss Should Get Engaged

Michele Velazquez | Posted 05.26.2012 | Weddings
Michele Velazquez

As a Proposal Planner, I interview hundreds of men in my profession, and I ask them why they feel that their relationship and the person they're with is the one. Despite how different each relationship is, nearly all men mention six things. I saw these six things with Peeta and Katniss.

Oscar Voters Mad They Had To See 'Hunger Games' With Public

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment

Perhaps Lionsgate can thank irate Oscar voters for pushing "The Hunger Games" over "Spider-man 3" on the list of highest grossing opening weekends. Ac...

Battle Royale Fans -- Enough Already!

Mark Yzaguirre | Posted 05.26.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Yzaguirre

It is a fallacy to claim that the existence of Battle Royale somehow makes a difference as to whether The Hunger Games is worth reading or watching. These things are independent of one another.

WATCH: This 'Hunger Games' Character Looks Familiar

Posted 03.27.2012 | Comedy

"The Hunger Games" hit theaters Friday and had one of the biggest opening weekends in history. Whether it's the dystopian future politics, the attract...

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Aziz Ansari Talks Obama, 'The Hunger Games' And Watching Porn | Kia Makarechi | Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment

Aziz Ansari's blog is called "Aziz Is Bored," but it's hard to picture the 29-year-old comic in anything less than a state of manic excitement. Fr...

Hollywood's Hunger Games

Elizabeth Perle | Posted 05.26.2012 | Teen
Elizabeth Perle

I can't help but wonder if they actually think Lawrence doesn't portray Katniss correctly or if they're upset she doesn't portray the ideal we are all so used to seeing when young women star in blockbuster action films -- that of the quite literally starving actress.

WATCH: Beanie Babies Act Out 'The Hunger Games'!

Posted 03.26.2012 | Teen

What do you do with dozens of beanie babies that haven't seen the light of day since 1999? Cast them in an all-toy version of "The Hunger Games," of c...

'Hunger Games' Fans Resort To Racist Tweets About Rue

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.26.2012 | Entertainment

It wasn't all good news for Team "Hunger Games" over the weekend. Despite fawning reviews and record-breaking ticket sales, some fans of the blockbust...

PHOTO: How Celebs Watch The Movies

Posted 03.26.2012 | Celebrity

While most viewers who contributed to the $155 million opening weekend of "The Hunger Games" were crammed into sold-out theaters with sticky floors an...