What Exactly Is 'hunger Games'?

What exactly is 'Hunger Games'?

Forget "Harry Potter" and "Twilight." In a few months, "The Hunger Games" phenomenon will be taking over the pop culture world.

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  • Watch the First 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' TrailerWatch the First 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Trailer
    It won't be out until November, but The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is one of the most highly anticipated sequels of the year, so Lionsgate isn't wasting any time whetting audiences' appetites with trailers. More
  • 'Harry Potter's' Uncle Vernon, Richard Griffiths, dies at 65
    Richard Griffiths, the versatile British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the "Harry Potter" movies, has died. He was 65. Agent Simon Beresford announced Friday that Griffiths died a day earlier of complications following heart surgery at University Hospital in Coventry, central England. More
  • Book trailer reveal: Director Chris Columbus' first novel
    The director of 'The Goonies' and two 'Harry Potter' films has written 'House of Secrets' with Ned Vizzini. Take an exclusive look at the book trailer. Who better to help Chris Columbus, director of the first two Harry Potter movies, with a fantasy book targeted at middle school readers than the Potter creator herself, J.K. More
  • This invisibility cloak is thinner than anything in Harry Potter's closetThis invisibility cloak is thinner than anything in Harry Potter's closet
    If you liked last year's bulky invisibility cloaks, you'll love this year's fashionable ultra-thin invisibility wrap — which is just a tenth of a millimeter thick but can still make the objects inside undetectable to microwave scans."This is the first time an ultra-thin cloak has been realized, much thinner than the wavelength," Andrea Alu, a materials-science researcher at the University of Texas... More
  • Love 'Fifty Shades'? 'Twilight' fan fiction faces offLove 'Fifty Shades'? 'Twilight' fan fiction faces off
    Has Christian Grey been dethroned as the steamiest Edward Cullen-inspired character? Beautiful Bastard by Christina Lauren (which is the pen name of writers Christina Hobbs and Lauren Billings) is the latest Twilight fan fic-turned-novel (formerly known to more than 2 million online readers as The Office)--but don't expect it to be the same BDSM-filled fantasy. More
  • An astronaut who’ll be on Virgin Galactic’s preliminary voyage ... - Business Insider
    ... beyond the poles in doing so, thrills me.  Last November, I launched Space Trust to harness our hunger for exploration into a cosmic vision...
    04/23/2016 - 11:56 am | View Link
  • Father says daughter didn’t commit suicide due to hunger - Kaumudi
    ... suicide has clarified that she didn’t kill herself due to hunger. He denied all reports that said she committed suicide due to hunger.
    04/22/2016 - 11:07 am | View Link
  • Wellness fair benefits Hunger Task Force - Massillon Independent
    Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable food item or make a monetary donation at the door to benefit the Stark County Hunger Task Force.
    04/22/2016 - 6:37 am | View Link
  • Feeding America Names Hunger's Hope Winners For 2016 - Yahoo! News
    Feeding America Names Hunger's Hope Winners For 2016 - KHQ Right Now
    04/21/2016 - 8:17 am | View Link
  • Podemos lawmakers on hunger strike in Spain in favour of refugees - Yahoo! News
    Podemos lawmakers on hunger strike in Spain in favour of refugees - Yahoo! Singapore
    04/20/2016 - 11:20 am | View Link
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  • Hunger hangs tough in Summit County and Harvest for Hunger donations lag
    Akron man in prison for murder withdraws guilty plea in rape case - 9:30 PM An Akron man in prison for murder changed his mind Wednesday when he was about to be sentenced for a 16-year-old rape case he was tied to through DNA evidence. Akron man in prison ...
    04/27/2016 - 4:12 pm | View Link
  • JNU's Kanhaiya Kumar, others go on indefinite hunger strike
    Jawaharlal Nehru University students who have been punished by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event began an indefinite hunger strike to demand revocation of punitive action on Wednesday. JNU Students’ Union president ...
    04/27/2016 - 3:33 pm | View Link
  • Anthony Bourdain to Bring New Tour 'The Hunger' to Fox Theatre, 11/12
    Internationally renowned best-selling author, television host and multiple Emmy-award-winner Anthony Bourdain today announced The Hunger, an 11-city North American tour launching October 25 in New York. Bourdain's first cookbook in 10 years, APPETITES ...
    04/27/2016 - 3:22 pm | View Link
  • Hunger Strike in San Francisco Puts a Spotlight on Police Brutality
    At the corner of 17th and Valencia Streets in San Francisco late Tuesday afternoon, a group of about 20 protesters remained camped outside the Mission Police Station, fueled by coconut water, vitamin supplements, and car honking in solidarity. Several were ...
    04/27/2016 - 1:41 pm | View Link
  • TV News Roundup: ‘Hunger Games’ Actress Joins PBS’ ‘Mercy Street’
    Patina Miller (“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1”), Brían F. O’Byrne (“Million Dollar Baby”) and Bryce Pinkham have been cast in season two of PBS’ “Mercy Street.” Their character descriptions are detailed below: O’Byrne will play ...
    04/27/2016 - 11:02 am | View Link
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  • Action Against Hunger | ACF-USA
    Action Against Hunger saves the lives of severely malnourished children while helping vulnerable communities become self-sufficient.
    04/22/2016 - 11:24 am | View Website
  • Hunger (2008)
    Trivia Hunger is known for its unbroken 17 minute 10 second continuous shot, in which Catholic priest Father Dominic Moran tries to talk Bobby Sands out of the Hunger ...
    04/22/2016 - 5:26 am | View Website
  • Help -End Hunger- and -End Poverty- with a free click!
    Sign a Petition: Help Change the World; Empower Women to Eradicate World Hunger! Investing in education for women is the best way to empower them to live better and ...
    04/21/2016 - 4:33 pm | View Website
  • Action Against Hunger | Saving Malnourished Children's Lives
    Action Against Hunger | ACF International is a global charity committed to saving the lives of malnourished children in over 40 countries. Helping 9 million people ...
    04/21/2016 - 2:31 pm | View Website
  • Hunger Statistics | WFP | United Nations World Food ...
    Every year, authors, journalists, teachers, researchers, schoolchildren and students ask us for statistics about hunger and malnutrition. To help answer these ...
    04/21/2016 - 12:58 pm | View Website
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