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    Hunger games: total awesomeness

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    everything for hunger games cravers

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    #51 Fireside Chat: Thumbs Up for 'The Hunger Games'

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    Welcome, welcome to the first show of the post-movie era! We kick off the show by looking at the massive success of The Hunger Games at the box office this weekend. It broke quite a few records, and we think it's safe to say that Catching Fire is pretty much a "definite go" now. Representatives from fan sites and other experts join us to fully discuss and analyze the movie, from the changes, additions, and acting to the music and cinematography. We also briefly discuss our midnight showing experiences, since some of us unfortunately ended up with audiences that -- while comprised of people who obviously loved the books -- seemed to not "get" or fully understand The Hunger Games on a deeper level.

  • 01:31

    #40 Fireside Chat: The Year of 'The Hunger Games'

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    In Episode 40 of Fireside Chat -- our first episode of 2012 -- we celebrate the new year by taking a look back: In addition to discussing our Top 5 Hunger Games Moments from 2011, we play short clips from old episodes that correspond to the memorable events on our list. We also share the Top 5 Most Ridiculous Hunger Games Moments of 2011 (as chosen by us) and look ahead to what many have already dubbed "The Year of The Hunger Games." Happy New Year!

  • 01:31

    #18 Fireside Chat: Hunger Games Hotties

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    In Episode 18 of Fireside Chat, hosts Adam and Savanna are joined by fan site representatives and other Hunger Games experts to analyze the "men of The Hunger Games" edition of Entertainment Weekly. The 8/5/11 issue, which hit newstands this Friday, features the first official in-character photos of Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth. We also discuss the rest of the latest book- and movie-related news, including Slate's article naming Suzanne Collins one of the "Most Innovative and Practical Thinkers of 2011." We end by exploring the Crackpot Theories that we didn't get to last week and embarrassing ourselves yet again with another round of Cave, Marry, Kill. Oh yeah, and three more lucky listeners have a chance to win mini-posters!

  • 01:22

    #137 Fireside Chat: Trailer Bash 6

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    Can you believe Mockingjay: Part 2 is just five months away? Neither can we. To all our old fans and future listeners, please join us as we do another one of our "famous" second-by-second, obsessive breakdowns of the new 'Mockingjay Part 2' trailer. We are absolutely salivating to know what YOU think about the new trailer, so please leave a comment on our website, and don't be afraid to express your feelings!

    In addition, we will talk/come to grips with the end of shooting, reflecting on what an extraordinary franchise this has become and how wonderful it has been to be part of this fandom. How could we not be touched by the tweets from Nina Jacobson and Francis Lawrence? This has been our journey almost as much as it has been theirs, and we hope you jump on board for the final stretch.

  • 01:00

    Masterclass:Lee Grimes/Make-up/The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

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    Lee Grimes is a well sought after artist with 90 + Film & TV series credits, Lee still enjoys the art of makeup and special makeup effects. The profession has taken him as far away as Istanbul, Turkey, London and all around the country. You can can see his work on the upcoming Walt Before Mickey,The Hungar Games: Mockingjay - Part 2  and Frank and Cindy. In 2011 Lee was referred to by KNB FX Group to travel with Lady Gaga for a 5 city leg of her Monster Ball Tour applying her "Born this Way" prosthetics. Also that year Lee worked on "Oz the Great and Powerful" headed by Howard Berger of KNB FX.In 2003 Lee got the opportunity to Department Head the Makeup for "Monster", the project that afforded Charlize Theron's an Oscar for her performance, Charlize makeup was done by the talented Toni G. while Lee did the makeup for Christina Ricci and the rest of the cast.Some of Lee's more recent work can be seen on AMC's "The Walking Dead" headed by Greg Nicotero. HBO's "True Detective", "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay", "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters", "The Butler", "Grown Ups 2" and "Pain and Gain". He did "Salem" working with the oscar winning makeup artist Matthew Mungle of W.M.Creations. Lee has also worked with  Michelle Williams, Jane Fonda, Selena Gomez, Lady Gaga, Paul Giamatti, Shia LaBeouf, Ben Foster and Justin Timberlake to name a few. We will discuss 1. Being a special effects makeup artist is more than just blood and guts 2. The process of applying old age makeup 3. What's in your makeup kit and what should be. You can email your questions to 123filmeasy@gmail.com or follow us on Twitter @123Film

  • 00:44

    CR #84- The Hunger Games: Mockingjay; Foxcatcher

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    After a week away Cinema Royale is back and so is Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay! The "Cinema Siren" Leslie Combemale dials in to review the anticipated first chapter of The Hunger Games finale! Plus, we'll take a look at Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo.

    All this and news on Marvel's upcoming Netflix series, the Highlander reboot, and more!

  • 00:36

    Movie Review: The Hunger Games- Mockingjay Part 1

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    On a special ScreenPicks podcast, we review The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Chris Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Julianne Moore, and the late Philip Seymour Hoffman.

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    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Review

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    AreYouScreening.com and BFCA critic, Marc Eastman, and co-host extraordinaire, Shane Leonard, review The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.

    It's obviously the thing everyone has been waiting for, and there's no avoiding the box office numbers this one is going to deliver, but is it really worth it? We were impressed with the first two, but is translating the third book into two movies going to work? Or, is this just the beginning of a two movie money grab of the latest franchise that happens to get people in theaters? 

    We'll let you know if you need to get to this one, and answer listener questions. We'll also keep you up on what's coming your way, and the upcoming award season

  • 00:47

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay PT.1 (Review)

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    Welcome to Critique Revolve. Where we discuss television and movies and feed you our opinions and thoughts from the script to cinematography. 

    This week's hosts discuss, analyze and breakdown 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay PT. 1' starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth. 

  • 01:10

    #89 Fireside Chat: Reality Hunger

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    In Episode 89 of Fireside Chat, we start out by discussing The Hunt, a new Hunger Games-style reality show that has been ordered by the CW. EW has summarized the show as follows: "In 'The Hunt,' 12 teams of two are dropped into the wilderness without food, water or shelter. They must compete in a game where they'll rely on their physicality, survival skills and hunting skills to endure the harsh conditions and 'capture' one another." What do you think? Is this a bad idea? Are you horrified and/or disturbed? Or do you think it sounds like a fun concept? We then do a round of Catching Fire Pick a Page, so get your books ready! We spend the rest of the show pulling topics out of our grab bag. Update: All the topics we pulled out of our grab bag are listed below!
    Did Katniss and Peeta name their children in a Harry Potter manner after their dead loved ones? (from Matilda)
    Would you rather face off against Cato or wrestle Thresh? (from McKenna K.)
    Crackpot Theory: Johanna and Finnick were dating before the Quarter Quell. (from McKenna K.)