Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'

Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss Everdeen in the 2013 blockbuster "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." She's a rare heroine: A new report, released by San Diego State University professor Martha Lauzen, finds women constituted only 15% of protagonists in the 100 top-grossing films of last year.

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Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss Everdeen in the 2013 blockbuster "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." She's a rare heroine: A new report, released by San Diego State University professor Martha Lauzen, finds women constituted only 15% of protagonists in the 100 top-grossing films of last year.

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