May the Odds Ever Be in Your Favor: The Hunger Games comes to DVD and Blu-ray

The Hunger Games movie, if you did not know it, is based on a book of the same name by Suzanne Collins.  The movie is the first of series released in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray August 18.  When released in theaters, The Hunger Games set opening day and opening weekend records for a movie that was a non-sequel.  In fact, the film is listed as having the third-largest opening weekend in the US.  … Read more

Review of The Hunger Games: The Most Extreme Sport Yet

What I learned from The Hunger Games: In film-making, it is perfectly logical to cut from one of the most touching, heartfelt scenes in a movie to one of the ugliest people in the cast for no specific reason. Wasps cannot feel the branch their hive is on vibrating and shaking from the branch being sawed through…or if they do, they don’t take it as a threat. At least, Tracker-jacker wasps can’t. Whatever role he takes, … Read more