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"The Hunger Games"

Without the Glass Slippers Would He Really Have Noticed Her?

Julie A. Carlson | Posted 06.30.2012 | Books
Julie A. Carlson

There's no denying the popularity of reality dating programs like The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. So when I heard about a new YA book described as The Hunger Games meets The Bachelor, my interest peaked.

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.

Josh Hutcherson Gets 'Punk'd' By Lucy Hale

Posted 04.27.2012 | TV

"The Hunger Games" star Josh Hutcherson was the latest celebrity to get "Punk'd" (Thu., 10 p.m. ET on MTV). Hutcherson was taken in by some fake u...

'Hunger Games' Fever Makes Archery Cool For Kids

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 04.22.2012 | Parents

NEW YORK -- In schools and backyards, for their birthdays and out with their dads, kids are gaga for archery four weeks into the box office run of "Th...

'Hunger Games' Ousted As No. 1 Movie

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 06.22.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The date-night movies "Think Like a Man" and "The Lucky One" finally have knocked "The Hunger Games" off its No. 1 box-office perc...

WATCH: 'Hunger Games' Star Jennifer Lawrence Hunts Spaniards With Arrows

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 04.20.2012 | Latino Voices

In the box office smash "The Hunger Games," Jennifer Lawrence plays archery expert Katniss Everdeen. So when the 21-year-old actress stopped by the Sp...

And The 'Hunger Games' Sequel Director Is ...

Posted 04.19.2012 | Entertainment

Lionsgate, the studio behind the "Hunger Games" film franchise, has found its man. THR reports that the studio has settled on Francis Lawrence as the ...

'Hunger Games' Sequel Nearing Director

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.19.2012 | Entertainment

"Catching Fire" may have its director very soon. According to multiple outlets, the search to replace Gary Ross on the "Hunger Games" sequel has narro...

Antidote to Cynicism? Analyzing The Hunger Games

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 06.18.2012 | Entertainment
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

This is no Twilight. It's one of the toughest satires of modern culture I've seen in awhile.

Tyler Shields Is Hungry For Stardom

Posted 04.17.2012 | Arts

The Hunger Games has been doing quite well for itself at the box office, so our interest was piqued when we found out that celebrity photographer Tyle...

The Politics of The Hunger Games

Michael Wallach | Posted 06.16.2012 | Home
Michael Wallach

What is the meaning of this shot? Why end the film there? Certainly, the new Lionsgate-Summit Entertainment conglomerate hopes to continue the tension between these characters to entice us into a sequel; but what is this tension made of?

'Titanic' Sails Into China.. Will The Cast Of 'The Hunger Games' Mutiny?

Liz Smith | Posted 06.15.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

One reason for Chinese interest in "Titanic" is that the populace was probably not inundated with endless TV specials about the doomed liner--its final hours...its big mystery ... the water-logged artifacts, etc. Many people here were "Titanic"-ed out by the time the 3D version opened.

Want To Plan A 'Hunger Games' Wedding? Here's Your Chance

Posted 04.15.2012 | Weddings

When we heard about a couple of "Hunger Games"-themed wedding shoots last month, we were somewhat confused by the idea. Given that "The Hunger Games"...

Race and "The Hunger Games" - Interpretation vs. Reality

Arielle Hixson | Posted 06.13.2012 | Black Voices
Arielle Hixson

As the years continue, the world is becoming far more diverse -- giving more opportunities for people of color to claim significant movie roles. It's unfortunate that actors Lenny Kravitz, Amanda Stenberg and Danyo Okeniyi were not acknowledged for their excellent performances throughout The Hunger Games.

Hilarious 'Hunger Games' Parody Comics Go Viral

Posted 04.15.2012 | Teen

What could be better than reading, watching, or talking about The Hunger Games? Well, it might be reading these unbelievably funny Hunger Games comic...

The Problem With Curbing Curiosity

Nancy A. Scott | Posted 06.12.2012 | Impact
Nancy A. Scott

If teachers (or family, or media) don't ask questions, then usually children will stop asking as well -- and their natural curiosity and imagination, which are the stepping stones to skeptical thinking, become censored in the meantime.

7 Sites You Should Be Wasting Time On Right Now

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 06.11.2012 | Comedy

With Santorum out of the race and Instagram going mainstream, it's a tough week for all your creative energy. Whose expense are you going to laugh at ...

Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Movie Awards Gifting Suites

Zorianna Kit | Posted 06.10.2012 | TV
Zorianna Kit

With movie, television and music related gifting suites popping up in Los Angeles throughout the year, there is one that's geared specifically towards the tween and teen generation: the Kids Choice!

TOTAL DOMINATION: 'Hunger Games' Rules Film, Album And Book Charts

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.10.2012 | Entertainment

"Hunger Games" supporters will be happy know that the odds are certainly in their favor. That's because not only is "The Hunger Games" the number one ...

Chicago To Host First Hunger Games Convention This Summer

Posted 04.10.2012 | Chicago

Fans of the "Hunger Games" book series and blockbuster won't have to go as far as Panem to compare notes with like-minded aficionados -- they need onl...

'Hunger Games' Again On List Of Challenged Books

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 04.09.2012 | Education

NEW YORK -- The more popular "The Hunger Games" trilogy becomes, the more reasons some parents and educators have found to question whether it belongs...

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

Complicating the Racist Hunger Games Tweets

Lori Ungemah | Posted 06.09.2012 | Education
Lori Ungemah

Articles are examining what the tweeters said and the potential whys behind their actions, but nobody is branching out to ask, "What next?"

Have You Ever Dreamed Of Going to Culinary School?

Heidi Brod | Posted 06.09.2012 | Food
Heidi Brod

The only thing that would make 40 palatable was a new challenge. My best friend, Lisa, opted for a young boyfriend, but my husband would never approve.

Mattel Debuts 'Hunger Games' Barbie & She Looks Familiar

Entertainment Weekly | Posted 04.09.2012 | Entertainment

We told you last month that -- whether you like it or not -- Mattel is turning "The Hunger Games'" Katniss Everdeen into a Barbie doll....