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Historic (and Hip) Atlanta in Just 24 Hours

WHERE | Posted 07.17.2014 | Travel
WHERE

From an old mill that's become an arts community to a historic home that became a setting for the Hunger Games movie, follow our guide to experience a mix of Atlanta's history (and trendy destinations) in just one day.

Atlanta's Swan House: From Historic Home to Hunger Games Set

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 07.08.2014 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

I sat down with the Swan House's Brandi Wigley and Jessica Rast to get the scoop on the house's history and its role in the blockbuster film.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Review

Haley Frederick | Posted 02.05.2014 | Teen
Haley Frederick

Given my previous experience, I walked into the 8 p.m. showing of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire last night with low expectations. To my delighted surprise, 30 minutes into the film, I was sure that this movie would live up to everything I wanted it to be.

How Katniss Everdeen and Ancient Rome Unite to Teach an Ethics of Peace for our Time

Danielle Tumminio | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion
Danielle Tumminio

One might say that the parallels with the ancient world end with Katniss, but maybe that's also where the parallels with ours are strongest. Because while she may not be a metaphor for Christ, Katniss is perhaps best understood as a prophetic hero for our time.

'Hunger Games' Star Hopes He Doesn't Screw Up New Movie

Posted 09.05.2013 | Entertainment

Jeffrey Wright has one goal for his part in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." "I hope [I'm] not screwing it up," the actor told HuffPost Live's Ma...

'Catching Fire' Star's On-Set Injury

Posted 04.17.2013 | Entertainment

Representing a district in the Hunger Games is a dangerous business. Sam Claflin, who plays Finnick Odair in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," learne...

PHOTOS: A Peek At This 'Hunger Games' Landmark

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 03.12.2013 | HuffPost Home

How you can live like Katniss Everdeen -- for a price.

CAPTION THIS: "Hunger Games"' Josh Hutcherson & Jennifer Lawrence

Brittany Binowski | Posted 10.17.2012 | Teen
Brittany Binowski

We're asking you to help us caption this photo of Josh Hutcherson and Jennifer Lawrence caught mid-conversation with co-star Elizabeth Banks. What do you think Josh and Jennifer are saying to each other? (And what's Effie Elizabeth doing?)

The Hunger Games Comes to Beijing

Julian Baird Gewirtz | Posted 09.01.2012 | World
Julian Baird Gewirtz

The Chinese government needs to respond, at least partly, to what people want, even if that means allowing movies that deal with uncomfortable themes or don't fall into line with the values that the Party wants to promote.

Murder as Amusement for Children

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 07.10.2012 | Entertainment
Christopher Brauchli

Since not all my readers get to movies on a regular basis and many of them will have avoided this one thinking it's for children, herewith a brief description of the movie that will inform the reader and spare the curious of the need to pay money to see it.

Why Is The Hunger Games So Popular?

Quora | Posted 06.27.2012 | Books
Quora

The Hunger Games have been popular with people who do not read books. A friend of mine (who made sure to emphasize that he doesn't read) told me that he loved the series and that I had to stop what I was doing to read it.

Hunger Games -- The Price of Failed Transition

Duane Elgin | Posted 06.16.2012 | Home
Duane Elgin

The first step in creating a positive future is to imagine it. If we can visualize a future of promise, we can create that future.

The Hunger Games & the Race Issue

Leslie Reece Schichtel | Posted 06.06.2012 | Entertainment
Leslie Reece Schichtel

Americans seem to be still hung up on the idea that skin color, and even gender, is a better way to define someone, rather than defining them by their achievements, potential, intelligence or moral character

Trouble in 'Hunger Games' Paradise?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.05.2012 | Business

For a studio that is celebrating its $363 million-and-counting hit "The Hunger Games," Lionsgate seems to be in an awkward spot. "Hunger Games" scr...

The Hunger Games Themes That Apply to Our World Today

Darina Kagan | Posted 05.30.2012 | Entertainment
Darina Kagan

I'm not sure if Suzanne Collins intentionally wrote the trilogy to reflect some of the common themes in society, but it seems that there are a lot of cross overs and correlations that beg the question, are the odds ever in our favor?

Movie vs. Book: 'The Hunger Games'

Posted 03.30.2012 | Books

It seems all that anyone is talking about lately (and not ONLY in the book world) is the new 'Hunger Games' movie adaptation. Die-hard fans of Suzanne...

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.

WATCH: 'The Hunger Games' Recreated With Beanie Babies

TheFW.com | 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...

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.

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...

WATCH: Epic 'Hunger Games' Scene As Animated GIF!

Posted 05.24.2012 | Teen

So, who went to see The Hunger Games this weekend? If you haven't seen it yet, you might be the only one: Apparently, it was the third highest weekend...

5 'Hunger Games' Pick-Up Lines!

Posted 03.25.2012 | Teen

I think I've been stung by a trackerjacker... because you look so good I must be hallucinating! If that pick-up line didn't work on the hotties in ...

'Hunger Games' Scores Big Friday Box Office

Posted 05.24.2012 | Entertainment

UPDATE: "The Hunger Games" scored $155 million for its 3-day box office total, making it the third highest opening weekend ever -- trailing "Harry Pot...

The Hunger Games: Why Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss Is A Little Too Likeable

Emma Gray | Posted 05.23.2012 | Women
Emma Gray

She sits on the ground in a pile of leaves, holds her head in her hands and sobs. It's a devastating moment, but as I sat in the theater screening the film,which premieres March 23rd, all I could think was: "This isn't the Katniss I know."