The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - Wikipedia
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‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Becomes Highest-Grossing Film of in U.S. – Variety
On April 10, the website was updated and fans had to tweet using the hashtag HungerGamesExplorer to unlock new stills from the movie. A still could be unlocked every day leading up to April 14,the teaser trailer's release date. The film was also shown in the 4DX format in selected international territories.
It features motion-enhanced seating, wind, water sprays, strobe lightning, and scent-based special effects. Catching Fire received generally positive reviews from critics.
The website's critical consensus reads: It also reported, "Critics are impressed that [Lawrence] commits to Katniss just as much as she would a complex David O.
Katniss is a character worth a handful of sequels. And Lawrence lights up the screen. You'll follow her anywhere. PN viral site released a video titled "President Snow's Address - 'Together As One'" featuring a speech by Donald Sutherland, in character as President Snow addressing the citizens of Panem and warning them that if they fight the system, they will be the ones to face the repercussions.
‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Becomes Highest-Grossing Film of 2014 in U.S.
The video also briefly features Josh Hutcherson, in character as Peeta Mellark, who at the final events of the previous film was taken hostage by the Capitol. Age of Extinction beginning June The speech, however, was interrupted by Jeffrey Wright, in character as Beetee Latier, a technician from District 13, to announce that "the Mockingjay lives.
The video, billed as the second teaser trailer for the film, was played with screenings of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. In the film and associated novel, the character Katniss Everdeen uses the phrase as a challenge to the ruling administration after she shoots down two of the planes with which it bombs a hospital.
The cry is then taken up by various citizens in Panem as they commit acts of resistance. With 17 more released on November 21, including the United Statesthe total launch was in 85 markets, making it the biggest release of the year and Lionsgate's widest release ever.
Secret of the Tomb. Gods and Kings in its fourth weekend. Dead Man's Chest The Battle of the Five Armies. Mockingjay — Part 1 received generally positive reviews from critics,    with praise aimed at its political subtext and acting performances particularly that of Lawrencebut criticism for its lack of action and the makers' splitting the source material for two separate adaptations.
The site's consensus reads: Mockingjay — Part 1 sets up the franchise finale with a penultimate chapter loaded with solid performances and smart political subtext, though it comes up short on the action front. She praised the politics as "tensely gripping" and felt it had a lot to say about the "ethical ambiguities of war.
He felt the film held up due to Lawrence's performance and solid supporting cast. He also offered praise to the action scenes and diverse story telling. He concluded that the movie was "gutsy" and managed to successfully divide the novel into a film "less on scraps than strategy" and "less on action than debates" though he noted this threatened to "distance viewers.
In his review for The Telegraphhe praised the film for being "intense, stylish, topical, well-acted" and declared that it "remains one of the most fascinating, vividly realised fantasy landscapes in recent cinema.