Posts tagged "the hunger games"

Evening Quickies: Jerks Are Saying Jennifer Lawrence Is Too Fat To Play Katniss

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]
Geraldo Rivera apologized for his insensitive tweet last

Jessica Wakeman / March 27, 2012

Hair Dos: Get Katniss Everdeen’s Awesome “Hunger Games” Braid

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.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 26, 2012

Some Racist “Hunger Games” Fans Are Pissed The Movie Included Black People

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 26, 2012

Morning Quickies: Are Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Engaged?

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 26, 2012

Love It Or Hate It: Piper Perabo In Animal Print

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? …

Julie Gerstein / March 24, 2012

18 “Hunger Games”-Inspired Pickup Lines

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

Emily Winter / March 23, 2012

Her 10 Best Looks: Jennifer Lawrence

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.

Julie Gerstein / March 13, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The Totally Meh At The Premiere Of “The Hunger Games”

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 i…

Julie Gerstein / March 13, 2012

First Look: Katniss Everdeen Shows Off Her Skills In “The Hunger Games”

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 2, 2012

Taylor Swift Tweets “Hunger Games” Soundtrack Song “Safe & Sound”

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]…

Jessica Wakeman / December 24, 2011

Hot Movie Trailer: “The Hunger Games”

“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. …

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 14, 2011

First Look: “The Hunger Games” Cast In Vanity Fair

“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! 

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 3, 2011

First Look: “The Hunger Games” Teaser Trailer

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,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 29, 2011

Liam Hemsworth And Josh Hutcherson Of “The Hunger Games” Look Mighty Tasty

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…

Quickies: Justin Bieber’s New Perfume Bottle Is Vaginal & Lenny Kravitz Cast In “The Hunger Games”

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 cousi…

Jessica Wakeman / May 24, 2011

“The Hunger Games”: Who’s Been Cast Already & Who We’d Like To See Cast Next!

This weekend, I finished Mockingjay, the third and final book in The Hunger Games trilogy. I had to put the book down multiple times so I could cry and then, at the end, I cried again because it was all over and I couldn’t go back in time to when I hadn’t read them yet…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 19, 2011
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