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Jennifer Lawrence as Katness in New Hunger Games Trailer (video!)

Jennifer Lawrence is put to the test as Katness Everdeen in a new trailer for “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” as the struggle against the Capitol shifts from mere games to a real war. The movie, the second in a series based on Suzanne Collins Hunger Games trilogy, follows Katness, Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and Primrose (Willow Shields) after she wins the 74th Hunger Games....

Hunger Games Fail: Director Sorry for Messing With Book

Gary Ross, who directed what may be the year's biggest blockbuster, made a startling apology to dedicated Hunger Games fans who know Suzanne Collins' novels inside and out. A so-called Avox, who's involved in a key subplot in the book, does not appear in the film. "It was just that there was no room for that in the storytelling, unfortunately," Ross told MTV News. "The William Faulkner line is, 'You have to kill your darlings.' That was one that unfortunately fell by the wayside. I was sorry about it."...

Jennifer Lawrence Armed, Dangerous in New Hunger Games Trailer (watch)

Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks and Willow Shields come together in a new trailer for the Hunger Games. It provides a fresh look at the dreary capital of Panem and some new action shots of Katniss. Lionsgate, which just bought Twilight studio Summit Entertainment,is hoping to score just as big with the action-adventure fantasy. The movie is based on the Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins, which has been printed in 26 different languages and sold in 38 countries. ...