Articles Tagged “hunger games”

  • “Hunger Games” Director Set To Adapt Disney’s “Peter And The Starcatchers”

    Hunger Games director Gary Ross made LionsGate a boatload of cash this spring, and that made him one of the most desirable directors in Hollywood. After stepping away from Catching Fire Ross could pick any project he wanted, and it seems he’s settled on a long gestating project over at Disney. The film is an adaptation of the […]

  • The “Hunger Games” Sequel “Catching Fire” Has A Director

    The Hunger Games has proved to be a major smash for Lionsgate. The film has enjoyed four consecutive weeks in the #1 slot at the box office and has already made more money than any Twilight film and most of the Harry Potter entries. But trouble has been brewing behind the scenes of the film’s […]

  • There’s Good News And Bad News For The “Hunger Games” Sequel

    Just yesterday we reported on the troubled negotiations between LionsGate and Hunger Games director Gary Ross over the sequel Catching Fire, and we also brought up the concern that Jennifer Lawrence might have an issue balancing her schedule on both a Games and X-Men sequel. Well, here’s the good news: The Hollywood Reporter has got word […]

  • The “Hunger Games” Sequel May Be In Trouble

    The Hunger Games is the new hot franchise after shattering box office records and getting plenty of critical favor as well (read my review here). The sequel Catching Fire has been slated for a release date in November of next year for a few weeks now, and everyone assumed that director Gary Ross would return […]

  • “Hunger Games” Sets Midnight Box Office Records

    I won’t be seeing Hunger Games till Sunday*, and part of my reasoning for that delay was to avoid the hordes of fans that will clog theaters today and tomorrow. Looks like my instincts were right: Box Office Mojo is reporting the flick has earned $19.74 million from midnight screenings alone. With that figure on […]

  • Check Out The Latest “Hunger Games” Trailer

    Lionsgate has released a new trailer for The Hunger Games. For those unfamiliar with the property, here’s the synopsis: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the evil Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. […]

  • The “Hunger Games” Sequel Already Has A Director

    Lionsgate hasn’t released The Hunger Games yet, but they seem to be quite keen on the film being a massive hit. They’ve announced a release date for Catching Fire, the second in the trilogy already, and now the studio has announced who will be writing and directing the installment. According to The Wrap, Simon Beaufroy, […]

  • Here Are Some New Posters For “The Hunger Games”

    LionsGate is getting ready as the release date for The Hunger Games draws closer and closer. Yesterday the studio launched a massive viral marketing game to unveil the latest poster, which has been recovered and can be seen below in full: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the evil Capitol […]

  • The “Hunger Games” Trailer Has Arrived

    Based on the first book in a trilogy by Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games is projected to be the next Harry Potter or Twilight sized hit. Lionsgate is hoping for big bucks with The Hunger Games, and if they keep up with trailers and ads like the trailer they released today they’ll most likely get ’em. Every […]

  • “Hunger Games” Poster Revealed

    Yahoo has unleashed one of those fancy motion-posters for Lionsgate’s The Hunger Games, the film adaptation of Suzanne Collin’s novel. The book details a sci-fi world where children are taken from their homes and forced to fight to the death for the evil government’s amusement. Lionsgate is hoping for a Twilight sized hit with this […]