Somewhere, someone demanded a story set in a drug-fueled Hunger Games type universe with plant people.
Hunger Games trilogy writer Suzanne Collins is releasing a prequel novel in May 2020, and Lionsgate wants to adapt it to film.
Despite what David Cage would like you to believe, movies and videogames are fundamentally incompatible. Unlike comic books or novels, which act upon the reader, videogames require the player to act upon it, and losing that element removes an integral part of the experience. This is part of the reason why we have yet to … Read more
Well, it took an extra movie, but The Hunger Games has finally come to a close. Yep, the saddest and dourest of all YA franchises wraps up in particularly sad n’ dour fashion. The series certainly deserves big points for providing the YA blockbuster genre with some welcomed intelligence and social commentary. It’s just a … Read more
When the folks behind the Harry Potter franchise decided to split the final book into two films, it set an unfortunate president. In that particular case, it was actually an appropriate choice. JK Rowling’s book had a logical end point in the middle and both halves could still work as standalone movies when split in … Read more
Starvation, ridiculous fancy dress, competitive murder, teeny-bopper love triangles, rebellion, despair, archery, and action, yep it’s Hunger Games time again folks. Susanne Collins’ successful series of young adults (YA) novels proved to be a massive cinematic hit when the first chapter hit screens a year and a half ago and so it was inevitable that … Read more
With Harry Potter a thing of the past and the Twilight series mercifully coming to a close, the time has come for Hollywood to gobble up a new YA novel series for mucho dollaros. So, now we’re treated to the first chapter in Suzanne Collins ludicrously successful trilogy The Hunger Games. If like me, you started to worried about what the kids were reading these days after all that ridiculous Twilight nonsense, then prepare to breath a sigh of relief.