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Did you hear that? That noise? That’s the sound of racist Hunger Games fans losing their racist minds over the rumor that actor Jesse Williams (“Grey’s Anatomy”) is being considered for the role of Finnick Odair, one of the most popular characters in the second and third books in the Suzanne Collins’ trilogy. (And I… READ MORE »


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It’s not a new trend to name your child after a favorite character from pop-culture but the last few years have lent themselves to trendy names from film making their way to the top of the list. For the last few years, “Twilight”’s Bella has been a popular name but this year it’s another young adult… READ MORE »


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We admit it! We greeted the announcement of a “Hunger Games” Barbie with a little skepticism. Okay, a lot of skepticism. The secondary marketing for the movie (which took first place at the box office for the third weekend in a row this weekend, beating “Titanic‘s 3D” rerelease and yet another “American Pie” movie, grossing more than $450… READ MORE »


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Jerky movie critics are whining that Jennifer Lawrence had too much “lingering baby fat” to play Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games,” a character who is supposed to be desperately hungry. Yes, “fat” is exactly what I think when I look at this picture. [NYMag.com]
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In other “Hunger Games” news, how awesome was Katniss Everdeen’s behind-the-head, swooping reverse French braid in the film? The ideal hairstyle for fighting your fellow teens to the death! My styling skills tend to be as poor as the reading comprehension of those racist “fans” I wrote about earlier, but perhaps this tutorial will help. READ MORE »


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Did you see “The Hunger Games” this weekend? What did you think? I really loved it. I thought it could have been, well, gorier and more horrifying — after all, we’re talking about children fighting to the death for society’s entertainment here. But overall, I was super impressed especially with the casting. Jennifer Lawrence and Josh… READ MORE »


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Is Miley Cyrus engaged to Liam Hemsworth? The singer was seen at an event this weekend sporting a diamond on her left ring finger. [People]
Well, no surprise here, but “The Hunger Games” scored BIG at the box office this weekend, earning $214.25 million, the third all-time biggest opening three-day weekend and the highest non-sequel opening weekend… READ MORE »


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Here’s Piper Perabo at the Cinema Society’s screening of “The Hunger Games.” She’s looking rather vampy and sexy — but is it just too much? Should the shirt maybe be, oh, I don’t know, buttoned, just a tad? In the current pose, her outfit looks almost a bit post-coital, wouldn’t you say?  … READ MORE »


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“The Hunger Games” have officially begun in theaters! GAH! Let’s celebrate with some pickup lines from Panem… … READ MORE »


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We loved Jennifer Lawrence in the indie flick “Winter’s Bone,” and now that she’s taken on the role of Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games,” she’s poised to be a mega-star. That’s why we figured it was time to take a look back through her greatest looks on the red carpet. … READ MORE »


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Last night was the premiere of “The Hunger Games,” what will be arguably one of the biggest movies of the year. It’s expected to gross more than $100 million this weekend, given the popularity of the book franchise, and turn Jennifer Lawrence from indie sensation to household name. Predictably, there were tons of celebs in… READ MORE »


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Well, I just about peed myself from excitement. Finally, a scene from the upcoming OMG-whyyyyy-isn’t-it-out-yet movie, “The Hunger Games,” has been released on the web and it is exactly the way I pictured things when I was reading the book. In the scene, Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, is presenting her bow-and-arrow skills to… READ MORE »


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Are you ready for a sadz? Taylor Swift released a song she’s contributed to “The Hunger Games” soundtrack. “Safe and Sound” is a lovely, melancholy one. I love Taylor on her own, but the backup vocals from The Civil Wars elevate this song from good to great. What say you? [The Hollywood Reporter] … READ MORE »


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“Breaking Dawn: Part 1″ comes out this Friday but, oh, I don’t care, because the full trailer for “The Hunger Games” has arrived and it looks so freaking good! Let the games begin … in March? Wah. 
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“Breaking Dawn: Part 1″? Yawn. My inner 13-year-old is seriously hyped for the film version of “The Hunger Games,” starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth. Especially after seeing the full cast photographed in the latest issue of Vanity Fair. Click through for more pics from the cast’s shoot. Let the games begin! READ MORE »


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Let the games begin! I am a huge fan of The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins young adult book series, so imagine my excitement at finally getting a sneak peek at the first film during last night’s VMAs. Jennifer Lawrence, who plays Katniss Everdeen in the film, introduced the clip, my palms started to sweat,… READ MORE »


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Entertainment Weekly readers are starving for “The Hunger Games.” And so this week’s cover features Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson, who will play Gale and Peeta in the flick. Last time we saw Hutcherson, he was a little scrawny in “The Kids Are All Right.” He did hardcore training and put on 15 pounds of… READ MORE »


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Oh my word. The top of Justin Bieber’s perfume bottle for Someday, his new women’s fragrance, looks like the lips of a vagina. Or a Georgia O’Keefe painting. [OK! Magazine]
Hollywood is remaking “Romeo & Juliet” again? At least we have hot Ed Westwick to look at this time — he’s playing cousin… READ MORE »