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.

Sections:  movies   
  • 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
  • Video: Hunger striker speaks out on detentions - NBCNews.com
    ... currently right now hunger striking, is that right? >> yeah, that's right. this is my fifth day. >> so tell me why. why are you hunger ...
    04/12/2014 - 1:03 pm | View Link
  • Hunger Could Kill 50,000 Children This Year, Unicef Warns - Individual.com
    Hunger Could Kill 50,000 South Sudanese Children This Year, UNICEF ... - VOA News
    04/12/2014 - 6:20 am | View Link
  • To Save Mom, Daughter Goes On Hunger Strike Outside The White House - FOXNews.com
    Detainees from India on hunger strike at El Paso ICE Processing ... - Las Cruces Sun-News
    04/11/2014 - 3:03 pm | View Link
  • Florida Georgia Line takes on hunger in America - USA Today
    Florida Georgia Line takes on hunger in America - Shreveport Times
    04/11/2014 - 11:45 am | View Link
  • World Briefing: Cuba: American Ends Hunger Strike - New York Times
    American imprisoned in Cuba ends hunger strike - Miami Herald
    04/11/2014 - 9:59 am | View Link
  • More
  • HUNGER GAMES: Playing with food (and drinks)
    Attend an all-pasta block party, make new friends over unusual board games, eat 45 dim sums in 45 minutes or enter a Game of Thrones-themed quiz to win a mug of Scotch ale. In Pic: Some of the board games which are part of the Board Games Bash As a food ...
    04/23/2014 - 1:23 am | View Link
  • Berlin fans to be extras in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay?
    Yahoo Contributor Network - Extras local to Berlin are needed for 'Mockingjay's' battle scenes. For many, it would be a dream come true to appear in the movie adaptation of 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' and now it seems that German fans are in with a ...
    04/23/2014 - 1:10 am | View Link
  • Game Of Thrones Star Natalie Dormer Confesses It Was Hard To Keep Up With Liam Hemsworth On Hunger Games
    Natalie Dormer is one in-demand lady. As well as playing a pivotal role in that Game of Thrones shock death this month, the British actress is also shooting the final installments in the smash hit Hunger Games franchise. The actress stopped by Late Night ...
    04/23/2014 - 12:57 am | View Link
  • Hunger Games: Want to be an extra in the Berlin Mockingjay movie shoot?
    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay cast and crew have wrapped shooting in Atlanta and will continue filming in Berlin and Paris. Battle scenes will take place at the famous Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, home of the annual indie rock festival. This creepy former ...
    04/23/2014 - 12:34 am | View Link
  • Jailed Belarusian Activist Starts Hunger Strike
    A jailed Belarusian opposition activist has started a hunger strike to protest his incarceration. Maksim Vinyarski of the European Belarus movement was sentenced on April 22 to 12 days in jail for resisting police. Vinyarski told RFE/RL that he believed ...
    04/23/2014 - 12:03 am | View Link
  • More
  • Action Against Hunger | ACF-USA
    Action Against Hunger | ACF-International is an international humanitarian organization committed to saving the lives of malnourished children while providing ...
    04/19/2014 - 2:13 pm | View Link
  • Help -End Hunger- and -End Poverty- with a free click!
    Sign a Petition: Help Change the World; Empower Afghan Women with Midwife Training One in fifteen Afghan women die due to complications during pregnancy.
    04/18/2014 - 10:56 pm | View Link
  • The Hunger Project
    A global movement aiming to end hunger in Africa, Asia and Latin America by empowering local people to create lasting society-wide progress in health, education ...
    04/18/2014 - 10:42 pm | View Link
  • 2013 World Hunger and Poverty Facts and Statistics by ...
    2013 World Hunger and Poverty Facts and Statistics. World Hunger Education Service (Also see World Child Hunger Facts) This fact sheet is divided into the following ...
    04/18/2014 - 6:03 pm | View Link
  • WFP-Hunger
    We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us.
    04/18/2014 - 5:34 pm | View Link
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Movies News