Never leave money on the table, they say. In this case, it's the chart-topping song from The Hunger Games, Jennifer Lawrence's moving rendition of a Lumineers/Suzanne Collins collaboration, "The Hanging Tree." The original is slow and actually quite moving! The remix is... something else altogether. And there's a good... More »
The popularity of Suzanne Collins’s series suggests it has caught something many Americans sense: This is not the best we can do.
Penguins will try to carve into a Katniss' Thanksgiving feast this weekend at the box office but, despite a lower-than-expected debut from the penultimate Hunger Games entry last week, look for the Suzanne Collins adaptation to retain...Show More Summary
This Friday, Mockingjay: Part 1 -- the third film in the cinematic tetralogy based on Suzanne Collins' trio of dystopian Young Adult novels, and the first based on that trilogy's concluding chapter -- premiered in theaters around the United States. Show More Summary
In the wake of the resounding success of the first Hunger Games movie, Lionsgate raised some eyebrows by announcing Suzanne Collins' best-selling trilogy would be spun into four films. The third book Mockingjay would be split in two....Show More Summary
As the title indicates, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1" is an opening salvo, the first half of the two-part finale to the blockbuster franchise based on Suzanne Collins' dystopian book series. For moviegoers, the big question is whether the decision to split Collins' final novel...
The Mockingjay lives! As of last night, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and the resistance from the Districts is back on screen for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â?? Part 1, the debut adaptation of Suzanne Collins' third novel (but not the complete conclusion to the series... Show More Summary
Almost every critic who's seen the The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 so far has bristled at the fact that the movie only tells half the story of the third and final book in Suzanne Collins's saga. The consensus has been that this installment also offers significantly less action... More »
WARNING: The following article discusses The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 and contains mild spoilers. With the release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, the gap between the worlds of Suzanne Collins' novels and the movies they've inspired widens considerably. Show More Summary
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 arrives in theaters today. It is adapted from the first half of Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay, the final volume in the Hunger Games trilogy. (Part 2, which will conclude the film series, will arrive...Show More Summary
The new Hunger Games film might have been a pretty good war movie, if there were an actual war in it. But there’s not. Suzanne Collins’Mockingjay, the concluding novel in her Hunger Games trilogy, tells the story of an uprising by the citizens of Panem against the tyrannical President Snow. Show More Summary
The release of Mockingjay—Part 1 this weekend signals the beginning of the end for The Hunger Games quadrilogy, based on Suzanne Collins’s books—though the
The contradiction at the heart of the Hunger Games stories is on full display in Mockingjay Part I, the third chapter of the movie tetralogy based on Suzanne Collins’ best-selling novels. The series chronicles a horribly destructiveShow More Summary
This is a revised and expanded edition of a previously published post. There are many shocking elements in The Hunger Games, the dystopic young adult series by Suzanne Collins—it is, after all, about kids killing each other. Once you let that sink in, though, you can absorb the craziest part of the trilogy: the characters’ names. Show More Summary
Lionsgate will partner with two companies, Imagine Nation (based in Holland) and Triangular Entertainment, to create a stage show based on Suzanne Collins’ hit book, The Hunger Games. Broadway veteran Robin de Levita, co-founder of Imagine...Show More Summary
Lionsgate has stretched out the Hunger Games film series about as far as it can go, even breaking up the final installment of Suzanne Collins‘ book trilogy into two movies. Even so, it’s set to end next year with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2. Show More Summary
"The Hunger Games" has conquered books and movies, and now the multibillion-dollar franchise based on Suzanne Collins's best-sellers is headed to the stage.
Lionsgate has released a new teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, the first of two films directed by Francis Lawrence based on the novel Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins. The trailer, titled “The Mockingjay Lives,” follows reluctant hero Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) as she leads the districts in their fight against The […]
It’s finally arrived. The very first official trailer (read: not teaser) for the first part of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay has arrived! The trailer is an action-packed look at at the first part of Suzanne Collins’ Mockingjay, the final book in The Hunger Games trilogy. Show More Summary
Authors United, a group of more than 900 authors including Stephen King, Malcolm Gladwell and Suzanne Collins, which has been pushing Amazon to end its dispute with Hachette, has sent a letter to Amazon board of directors asking them:...Show More Summary