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'Red Sparrow' Director Francis Lawrence Talks Reboot Battlestar Galactica Film

I'll admit it right off: I do not want or need a new Battlestar Galactica. Ron Moore's reimagined series is the touchstone example of how to take an existing franchise and update it, modern story and modern casting at it's best.  For whatever reason, Universal decided in 2014 it was time (already, wth) to redo the […]

Jennifer Lawrence's Plane Has Double Engine Failure

A private plane carrying actress Jennifer Lawrence had to make an emergency landing in Buffalo, N.Y. after it suffered a double engine failure. The actress, known for her roles in the Hunger Games and X-Men franchises, was traveling from her home town of Louisville, KY where she was visiting family. The first engine failed at […]

X-Men Star Jennifer Lawrence Pens Anti-Trump Editorial

Jennifer Lawrence, star of the current but soon-due-for-a-reboot X-Men franchise and Hunger Games movies, published an editorial on Broadly today addressing the recent U.S. presidential election. Titled "Don't Be Afraid, Be Loud," Lawrence's editorial expresses shock at Donald Trump's win, and examines what the election will mean for her. "Is this the stark reality?" Lawrence […]

Amandla Stenberg's Comic, Niobe: She Is Life, Comes To Stores In November

Amandla Stenberg is best known for her role in The Hunger Games. But we also reported she was working on a prose novel Niobe with author and publisher Sebastian A. Jones, a fellow we've been following for a few years, as part of his wider fantasy work. But it seems that the planned novel is now a comic book, with Chicago artist […]

"Nothing Good Is Safe While Snow Is Alive" – Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Trailer

The first trailer for the final part in the Hunger Games saga has been released and we see that Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) is leading a revolution against President Snow (Donald Suthernland)… but it feels like maybe Snow is still controlling the board. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 hits theaters November 20th. [youtube][/youtube]

And Finally… Frank Cho Draws Jennifer Lawrence

Frank Cho wrote yesterday, Today is my sweet daughter's birthday. I can't believe my little baby is 11 years old today. Happy birthday, Samantha! My daughter, being a big fan of Jennifer Lawrence, wanted a drawing of Katniss from the Hunger Games. Now, my daughter never asked for my art nor, to my knowledge, expressed […]

Jennifer Lawrence Sings The Hanging Tree From Mockingjay Part I

In the movie The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I, the character of Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) sings a rebel anthem to help rally Pollux. It is caught on film and used as a propaganda piece to gain support for the cause. Here we have a recording of the song, The Hanging Tree sung by Lawrence and […]

You've Got A Dystopian Society With Children In Death Matches? Let's Make A Theme Park!

Going to borrow from Wikipedia here: A dystopia society set in "Panem", a country consisting of the wealthy Capitol and twelve districts in varying states of poverty. Every year, children are chosen to participate in a compulsory annual televised death match called The Hunger Games. This is what Lionsgate CEO, Jon Feltheimer, thinks will make a good theme park. […]

First Propoganda-Style Teaser For The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Keeping with the propoganda-themed marketing so far, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 has released a first teaser trailer, showing nothing more than Donald Sutherland's President Snow delivering a message about how great Panem is. And that's a kidnapped and brainwashed Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) standing dutifully next to him, in case you miss how […]