| 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...
| Oct 31, 2014
In a barren Georgia warehouse on a cold January day, Jennifer Lawrence was doing something unusual for the young Oscar […]...
| 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 7, 2014
If “The Hunger Games” bestselling book trilogy and blockbuster movie quartet weren't enough, the pop culture juggernaut is headed to […]...
| Nov 16, 2014
'MOCKINJAY PART 1' OPENS
1 "The Hunger Games" begins its final chapter Friday. The games are gone for good, but something larger and more terrifying has taken their place: revolution. After the games, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) finds herself being...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Filmmaker Bennett Miller was attending a DVD signing at Manhattan's Tower Records about eight years ago when a stranger approached him with a manila envelope. The man, who turned out to be producer Tom Heller, handed the director a package filled with...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:00 PM
*** (out of four)
Even if Philip Seymour Hoffman hadn’t passed away in February, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay—Part 1” would thrive on his delicious supporting turn as Plutarch Heavensbee. (You should know by now that in this...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:58 PM
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" will enjoy the biggest opening of the year, but just how big a launch it receives is a matter of dispute.
Lionsgate, the studio behind the $1.6 billion-grossing franchise, is staking out a broad range, projecting...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Whenever Mike Nichols worked in the theater, it was inevitably an event, the focal point of the season — the show you simply had to get tickets to or be left in the conversational cold.
When he directed “Waiting for Godot” with Steve...
| 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.