Distributor: A24 Director: James Franco Writers: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber. Based on the book by Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell. Composer: Dave Porter Starring: James Franco, Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Josh Hutcherson, Zac Efron, Ari Graynor. Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History Rating: R The saying, “history repeats itself,” feels apt here. For almost half…

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Distributor: Lionsgate Director: Francis Lawrence Writers: Peter Craig, Danny Strong, and Suzanne Collins Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson, Sam Claflin Genre: Science-Fiction Rating: PG-13 I have anticipated this movie all year and I’ve seen it twice by the time this review has been written. The Hunger Games is a powerful series. I have long loved it…

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Distributor: Lionsgate Director: Francis Lawrence Writers: Simon Beaufoy, Michael Arndt, and Suzanne Collins Stars:  Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson, Sam Claflin Genre: Science-Fiction Rating: PG-13 Catching Fire is my favorite of the bestselling Hunger Games series. Since the first trailer released, I was so stoked for this movie. The closeness to the book of the first film gave me…

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Director: Gary Ross Based On the Book By: Suzanne Collins Genre: Science Fiction/Dystopian Recommended for: Fans of the book, lovers of YA novels, dystopians, science fiction, and strong lead female protagonists. [amazon template=add to cart&asin=B0084IG8TM] Introduction Since not long before the books came out I’ve been a massive fan of the Hunger Games. As a kid, I…

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Storyline Katniss is living in District 13, dealing with the effects of the Games, and Peeta is trapped in the Capitol. Rebellion is catching fire in the districts and President Coin of District 13 wants to fan flames of all out revolt, but she needs the wings of the Mockingjay to do so. After she’s…

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