| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:27 AM
When a film actor leaves us before his final work becomes available, it makes for a long, strange goodbye indeed.
The most recent example of this comes from the latest "Hunger Games" movie, "Mockingjay — Part 1." The late Philip Seymour Hoffman,...
| Nov 7, 2014
If “The Hunger Games” bestselling book trilogy and blockbuster movie quartet weren't enough, the pop culture juggernaut is headed to […]...
| Nov 20, 2014
Inside filmmaker Francis Lawrence’s West L.A. office sits a framed collection of arrows with an inscription reading, “May the odds […]...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Two weeks ahead of its premiere, a new clip of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1" has surfaced, showing Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss Everdeen meeting some important characters.
In the clip, propaganda filmmaker Cressida, played by "Game of Thrones"...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Continuing the blockbuster book and film series, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1" finds Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) unwittingly involved in a rebellion against a violent government led by President Snow (Donald Sutherland). Heavensbee (Philip...
| Nov 17, 2014
The Hollywood hype machine is kicking into high gear for “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1,” which opens in […]...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:33 AM
There's more than 80 titles disappearing from Netflix by the end of November, so this is your last chance to watch "Dirty Dancing," "The Untouchables" and one of the Missions: Impossible.
In fact, one of the best films goes off the air tonight, the 2012...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 11:44 PM
If it worked for “Harry Potter” and “Twilight,” it was inevitable that Hollywood would stretch the final installment of author Suzanne Collin’s wildly successful dystopian “Hunger Games” trilogy into two films....
| Nov 22, 2014
| 10:53 AM
There was no doubt which film would be the last one standing in the battle for the Friday box office. The only question was if “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” could match its own franchise’s previous performances.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Following in the franchise footsteps of the "Harry Potter" and "Twilight" movies, the final installment of "The Hunger Games" has been split into two parts. While that doubles the box-office potential, it also means that a single book — in this...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:24 PM
No parent wants to imagine his or her child engaging in recreational drug use, but suburban areas are experiencing a noticeable uptick in heroin usage among teenagers. Once deemed a "city drug," heroin is now infiltrating suburban hamlets, where more...