Relax, you legions of hunger gamers we have a winner hollywood didn't screw up the film version of suzanne collins' young-adult bestseller about a survival-of-the-fittest reality show that sends. Nonetheless, hunger games is a watchable teen movie i don't understand why they had to repeat some scenes over and over at the beginning its a long film with not much action.
The hunger games - review 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars there's a tang of satire in this televised survival-contest thriller that allows it to outrun the twilight comparisons. With a built-in audience of mostly 14-17 year-old girls, director gary ross (pleasantville, seabiscuit) puts forth the hunger games — a rather faithful version of the first novel in suzanne collins' best-selling trilogy, telling the tale of a post-apocalyptic north america divided into 12 districts. But the hunger games, the books and now the film, have inspired a frenzy in the pre-teen set i'm not exactly sure why full review kristian m lin fort worth weekly november 16, 2015.
As in the book, the hunger games' central pageant is a televised battle to the death: 24 children between the ages of 12 and 18 (12 girls, 12 boys) are selected to participate in a bloody reality show-style contest in which there's only one victor. The hunger games is a superb movie, which is a film adaptation of the first novel of the brilliant trilogy written by author suzanne collins the script of the movie follows the story line of the novel very closely, and it provides excellent plot and character development. The hunger games is a 2012 american science fiction-adventure film directed by gary ross and based on suzanne collins' 2008 novel of the same name it is the first installment in the hunger games film series and was produced by nina jacobson and jon kilik, with a screenplay by ross, collins, and billy ray.
Critics consensus: thrilling and superbly acted, the hunger games captures the dramatic violence, raw emotion, and ambitious scope of its source novel. The success of the hunger games series has been itself, in its bottom-line fashion, a rejoinder to another intolerant regime, that of a movie industry that continues to treat women on and. The hunger games as a novel has been dissected, expanded and retooled into something intelligent, immersive and powerfully current the world of panem, a futuristic america, is established. Review: francis lawrence may not have had to fight for his life while directing the second installment in the hunger games series, but his task, metaphorically speaking, was not entirely unlike. The company behind the hunger games and orange is the new black could play its films and tv shows on starz channels after deal closes end of the year published: 30 jun 2016 lions gate to buy starz.
Film review: the hunger games finale is creatively starved the dystopian franchise that launched jennifer lawrence to superstardom ends with the 'mathematical opposite of suspense', writes. While the hunger games is not a non-stop fight-to-the-death action film, it succeeds at being something even more interesting following the conclusion of the harry potter and twilight book series, which wrapped-up in 2007 and 2008 respectively, suzanne collins' the hunger games became the next big thing for young adult fiction readers. Parents need to know that the hunger games: catching fire is the second installment in the hunger games trilogy although the book series is extremely popular with tweens and even younger elementary-school readers, the movie may be too dark and violent for even mature tween readers. The hunger games is an adaptation of the first in a set of three fantasy books aimed at younger readers by suzanne collins, in which teenagers culled from the 12 districts of a post-apocalyptic.
The hunger games is a joke, it is less thrilling that any harry potter movie it is basically movie for kids dressed as a thriller it is definitely not recommended for anyone ho seeks real thriller or really powerful movie. The hunger games is a dark movie where viewers literally watch children kill each other in bloody fashion with its humanist worldview, the hunger games has no depiction of god or the supernatural world. The hunger games is rated pg-13 (parents strongly cautioned) a version of this review appears in print on march 23, the 'hunger games' books become a movie franchise march 9, 2012.