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Why Divergent, Hunger Games & Superhero Films Appeal to So Many

“Divergent,” about a rebellious teen who fights the system in her dystopian world, cleaned up at the box office this weekend just like “The Hunger Games,” which explores similar themes about powerless multitudes rebelling against the all-powerful. But movies are so-so, but, frankly, almost any superhero movie these days is automatic box office bank. That’s because the people who are going to see these movies, 25- to 34-year-olds, are part of the least powerful and most disenfranchised generation since the Great Depression of the 1930s....

Jennifer Lawrence Takes European Fashion by Storm (New Photos)

Jennifer Lawrence is sweeping through European fashion magazines with one stunning photo spread after another, establishing herself as a global fashion icon. She appears in the new French edition of Elle magazine in another stunning haute couture spread. Lawrence won the fashion sweepstakes when she appeared in the September issue of U.S. Vogue, considered the bible of the fashion industry....

Jennifer Lawrence Bares Breasts in First Semi-Nude Fashion Photo

Jennifer Lawrence's elegance and sexuality are overpowering in the latest series of haute couture images for the UK edition of Harper’s Bazaar and her new Dior campaign. They include her first semi-nude photo. Lawrence, 23, was born and raised a country girl in Louisville, Kentucky, but she’s always had her eye on acting....

Jennifer Lawrence First Look Stunning Harper’s Bazaar Cover!

Jennifer Lawrence has been rolling around in the mud a lot for her latest Hunger Games sequel, but she cleans up mightily for the cover of the UK edition of Harper’s Bazaar. She epitomizes Hollywood glamour. No doubt the 23-year-old actress got a little help from digital airbrushing to attain that porcelain-skin look. But that natural beauty is all hers. She could well be the Grace Kelly of her generation...

Robert Pattinson Up for Sexiest Man Alive, Again (vote!)

Robert Pattinson was named Great Britain’s sexiest man alive last year in a poll by Glamour magazine and now it’s time, once again, for fans to pick their favorites. Rob is facing some stiff competition. Now that the “Twilight” series that catapulted him to fame is over, it will be interesting to see if Rob still has the support to make him No. 1 again. He certainly hasn’t lost any of his looks, and he’s single again. He broke up with Kristen Stewart earlier this year. ...
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Jennifer Lawrence Avoids Caffeine, Still Hilarious on Jay Leno (watch!)

Jennifer Lawrence is not only a sexy and talent actress, she’s hilarious. She hit the “Tonight Show” with Jay Leno last night (Nov. 20). But this time, she swore off caffeine and sugar before going on stage. It didn't slow her down much but it caught Jay’s attention and he asked her why she wanted to avoid any kind of stimulant. She's currently filming the next Hunger Games movie with Liam Hemsworth in Georgia. ...
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Jennifer Lawrence Surpasses Kristen Stewart as 'It Girl' (9 New Photos!)

Jennifer Lawrence is emerging as young Hollywood’s next “It Girl,” surpassing Kristen Stewart, who held sway at the top of the A-List during the long run of the “Twilight” movie saga. Lawrence is smarter, prettier… and a better actor. She stars with Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro and Jacki Weaver. In the touching romantic comedy, The Silver Linings Playbook. ...

Teen Choice Awards Rounds Up Usual Suspects as Winners

As fan-selected awards shows go, The Teen Choice Awards rounded up the usual suspects. Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart in film, Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift in music and Miley Cyrus, well, for just being Miley, were among the winners–again–at Sunday’s show. Still there were a few surprises. UK boy band One Direction emerged as a popular favorite, “The Hunger Games,” proved it is about to become the new “Twilight” after winning popular support, Jonah Hill emerged as a top funny man and “The Vampire Diaries” was the popular TV favorite....
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Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson MTV Kiss King, Queen, Again!

“Twilight” stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson have kept their on-screen chemistry at the boiling point. They won best-onscreen kiss at the MTV Movie Awards for the fourth year in a row. It was their only award. They aced out Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in “Crazy, Stupid, Love”, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson, in “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2″), Channing Tatum and Rachel McAdams in “The Vow.”...
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Jennifer Lawrence Stunning, Sexual in Madrid, Spain

“Hunger Games” star Jennifer Lawrence is globetrotting to promote the blockbuster movie, but she’s generating most of the heat here at home with a series of new photo outtakes that sizzle. The 21-year-old actress popped up in Madrid, Spain to promote the movie on TV show “El Hormiguero.” She was stunning in a black and cream Victoria Beckham dress that accentuated her curves....
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Jennifer Lawrence, Young Hollywood Have Fresh View on Nudity

Jennifer Lawrence sexuality may not have been blatantly on display in “The Hunger Games,” but the star seems to have a healthy attitude about nudity that a surprising number of Young Hollywood actresses share. But the latest photos to hit the Internet, her Esquire photo outtakes, immediately put her in the ranks of all Hollywood’s biggest sex sirens, from Marlene Dietrich to Marilyn Monroe to contemporary, A-list stars like Kirsten Dunst, Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley and Julianne Moore....
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Jennifer Lawrence a Scream in New Horror Film (watch!)

Jennifer Lawrence, arguably the hottest actress in Hollywood at the moment for her role in “The Hunger Games,” will next be debuting in Horror film “The House at the End of the Street.” She looks stellar, judging by a new trailer. The genre picture’s studios FilmNation Entertainment and Relativity Media have to be jumping for joy by going with Lawrence for the film while she was still a relative unknown....
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Hunger Games Blood, Gore Draws Parent Outcry Worldwide

Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth and "The Hunger Games," are winning millions of fans around the world, but some parents' groups are shocked by scenes of murder and bloodshed. They say the film is too graphic for young teens. Lawrence plays heroine Katniss Everdeen, one of 24 "tributes" who must fight to the death in the annual games, which are staged by the brutal dictatorship of Panem....
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Jennifer Lawrence Hot Body Cover Photo for Interview Mag

Jennifer Lawrence, the new box office queen for “The Hunger Games,” looks ravishingly hot in a new cover photo for Interview magazine’s German edition, where the movie is doing blockbuster business. The picture pulled in an astonishing $214 million worldwide over the weekend, according to studio Lionsgate. In the United States and Canada the film earned $155 millionl, topping the “Twilight” franchise of Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart. The film, which also stars Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Elizabeth Banks and Willow Shields pulled down a couple of box office records. ...
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Hunger Games Devours Weekend Box Office (video)

Jennifer Lawence told eveyone on national television not to see “The Hunger Games.” No one listened. The Lionsgate film exploded at the box office and is expected to rake in $140 million over the weekend. The film broke out of the pack in its weekend debut with $19.75 million in ticket sales for its midnight opening. That number soared to $68.2 million for all of Friday, according to Deadline....
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Katniss, Gale Say Hunger Games Farewell in New Clip

Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth show that “The Hunger Games” is all about more than death and violence in a new teaser clip. Their characters, Katniss and Gale, share embrace as Katniss is lead away to begin the deadly games. Based on a series of novels by Suzanne Collins, the film is about a group of 24 teens who are picked by lottery for the games, which are fight to the death....
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Taylor Swift, Kid Cudi Hunger Games Tracks Leak (Listen!)

Taylor Swift’s second song off “The Hunger Games” soundtrack has leaked and gone viral on the Internet. Call “Eyes Open,” it’s a driving rock-influenced pop song with full instrumentation. Swift released “Safe & Sound,” the first official song off the soundtrack in December. It’s a country-inflected ballad with accompaniment by country band The Civil Wars....
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Jennifer Lawrence Behind the Scenes in Hunger Games (videos)

While “The Hunger Games,” world premiere unfolded in Los Angeles, fans got a glimpse of some behind the scenes action during filming of the science fiction action adventure in raw footage released by studio Lionsgate. Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth star in the film, which opens nationwide Mar. 23....
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Hunger Games Hungry? Check Out These New Photos

Jennifer Lawrence looks scary and scared sh*tless as Katniss Everdeen in a series of new photos from “The Hunger Games,” the post-Apocalyptic film about mortal teenage combat. Studio Lionsgate released new stills and set photos today (Jan. 3) to give fans a little taste of what’s in store when the film debuts March 13. Woody Harrelson as Haymitch, Josh Hutcherson as competitor Peeta, Lenny Kravitz as stylist Cinna and Elizabeth Banks Effie Trinket are also featured....

Hunger Games First Look; Shocking New Trailer (watch!)

Jennfier Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Donald Sutherland and Woody Harrelson make up an all-star cast for “The Hunger Games,” a post-apocalyptic film that looks really scary in the first full-length trailer for the much hyped picture. The movie is based on the Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins, and producers are hoping they can generate the same kind of teen fan devotion as the Stephanie Meyer’s “Twilight” series on the big screen....