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
  • Prisoner Abdul-Rahman Othman enters his 22nd day of hunger strike - Palestine Information Center
    RAMALLAH, (PIC)-- Palestinian prisoner Abdul-Rahman Othman has been on hunger strike for 22 days in an Israeli jail in protest at locking him up in
    08/1/2015 - 2:11 pm | View Link
  • Gianficaro: No vacation for hunger at New Britain church food larder - The Intelligencer
    Gianficaro: No vacation for hunger at New Britain church food larder - Bucks County Courier Times
    08/1/2015 - 2:10 pm | View Link
  • 42 Utah prison inmates refuse breakfast, begin hunger strike - UPI
    ... breakfast, a group of 42 maximum-security inmates at Utah State Prison's Uinta facility announced a hunger strike and issued demands to state...
    08/1/2015 - 4:57 am | View Link
  • Gigi Hadid: Bad Blood was like the Hunger Games - Contactmusic
    Gigi Hadid: Bad Blood was like the Hunger Games - My Kawartha
    08/1/2015 - 4:06 am | View Link
  • Panera Partners With St. Susan Center To Fight Hunger - Jamestown Post-Journal
    Word to Life — Sunday Scripture readings Aug. 2, 2015 - Catholic News
    07/31/2015 - 1:43 pm | View Link
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  • Ben-Hur, The World's Fastest Indian, The Hunger Games: films on TV today
    William Wyler’s Roman epic that established Charlton Heston’s career and won him his Oscar. He is the eponymous Ben-Hur, the Judean prince betrayed by his powerful Roman friend Messala (Stephen Boyd) and condemned to life as a galley slave from which ...
    08/30/2015 - 3:25 pm | View Link
  • Netflix Drops Epix, Viewers Won’t Get ‘Hunger Games,’ Other Films
    Streaming service will focus on original content and will not renew pact with cable network that expires in September, CEO Ted Sarandos says Netflix said Sunday that it won’t renew its contract with cable network Epix, preferring to develop its own ...
    08/30/2015 - 3:06 pm | View Link
  • Netflix Losing Hunger Games & Transformers Movies
    to your Netflix queue you may want to watch them sooner rather than later. Why? Because Netflix has announced today that they are allowing their distribution agreement with the cable network Epix to expire and that means some major Hollywood movies will no ...
    08/30/2015 - 1:34 pm | View Link
  • Laura Washington: It's up to Emanuel to end Dyett hunger strike
    Sign-up for Chicago Sun-Times newsletters. As the Fat Nag, I am on an endless crusade for good health and weight loss in the African-American community. Not this way. On Monday, the Dyett School hunger strike will be in its 15th day. Twelve members of the ...
    08/30/2015 - 11:59 am | View Link
  • Liberman: Israel should have let hunger-striker die in jail
    Yisrael Beytenu party chairman Avigdor Liberman on Sunday slammed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s security and foreign policies, saying Israel should have allowed a hunger-striking detainee to die in prison, and predicted the governing coalition ...
    08/30/2015 - 11:11 am | View Link
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  • Amazon.com: Hunger (Gone) (9780061449086): Michael Grant: Books
    Got my copy of "Hunger" on Friday and couldn't start it right away because I was in the middle of another book. Stayed up and finished the started book so I could ...
    08/28/2015 - 1:47 am | View Website
  • Help -End Hunger- and -End Poverty- with a free click!
    Sign a Petition: Help Change the World; No More Violence for Ethiopian Women Many Ethiopian women face slave labor and sexual repression. Take action!
    08/27/2015 - 10:34 pm | View Website
  • Hunger | Definition of hunger by Merriam-Webster
    Full Definition of HUNGER 1 a : a craving or urgent need for food or a specific nutrient b : an uneasy sensation occasioned by the lack of food c : a weakened ...
    08/27/2015 - 10:26 pm | View Website
  • Hunger | Define Hunger at Dictionary.com
    At first, there was something very progressive about the way the hunger Games films handled these love stories.
    08/27/2015 - 4:50 pm | View Website
  • Hunger (Gone, #2) by Michael Grant — Reviews, Discussion ...
    HUNGER is an amazing story because of the realistic characters, the spectacular details put into the setting, and the way it shows the theme of accepting hard
    08/27/2015 - 3:28 am | View Website
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