‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ score album available for pre-order on iTunes

Mockingjay: Part 2 is officially open in the US as of tonight. We hope you enjoy the movie – and don’t forget to carry tissues! The motion picture soundtrack – not one with pop songs, but James Newton Howard‘s excellent score – is now available to pre-order on iTunes for $14.99. Check out the list of the tracks below – but beware of spoilers. Prim Visits Peeta … Continue reading ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ score album available for pre-order on iTunes

Director Francis Lawrence arrives in London for 'Mockingjay: Part 2' score

Director Francis Lawrence has arrived in London this AM for production work on Mockingjay: Part 2 score (separate from the soundtrack album). In London for the score. Very excited — Francis Lawrence (@Hibbits) July 12, 2015 It’s uncertain whether the score has already been recorded or is underway right now. Either way, with James Newton Howard’s excellence behind the score, we’re sure to get another beautiful … Continue reading Director Francis Lawrence arrives in London for 'Mockingjay: Part 2' score

Check out Peter Hollens' acapella cover of 'The Hanging Tree'

In a not-so-surprising turn of events, Jennifer Lawrence‘s rendition of Mockingjay‘s folk song, The Hanging Tree, became quite popular. The many remixes that turned up following its success weren’t exactly in the vein of what the trilogy stands for and I wouldn’t mind if they never existed at all. However, YouTube star Peter Hollens covered the song acapella last month. Check it out below: What’s your favorite The Hanging Tree cover? Continue reading Check out Peter Hollens' acapella cover of 'The Hanging Tree'

Photos: Julianne Moore wins Best Actress at the Golden Globes for 'Still Alice'

The 72nd Annual Golden Globes took place today, January 11, at Beverley Hills. Julianne Moore, nominated for Still Alice, took home the Lead Actress in a Motion Picture award. Pictures of the actress and Mockingjay: Part 1 soundtrack album composer Lorde can be seen in the gallery here. Continue reading Photos: Julianne Moore wins Best Actress at the Golden Globes for 'Still Alice'

Golden Globes tomorrow; 'Mockingjay: Part 1' soundtrack, Julianne Moore & more nominated

The 72nd Annual Golden Globes Awards will take place tomorrow, January 11. Musician Lorde’s Yellow Flicker Beat from Mockingjay: Part 1 soundtrack is up for the Best Original Song in Motion Picture as well as several actors in other categories, including Julianne Moore who is nominated for two Best Actress awards this year. Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama: Julianne Moore (Still Alice)  Rosamund Pike(Gone Girl)  Reese Witherspoon (Wild) … Continue reading Golden Globes tomorrow; 'Mockingjay: Part 1' soundtrack, Julianne Moore & more nominated

Jennifer Lawrence, Lorde & Julianne Moore nominated for Critics Choice Movie Awards

The nominations for 2015 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards have been announced today morning, December 15. Check out all The Hunger Games-related nominees below: BEST ACTRESS Jennifer Aniston – Cake Marion Cotillard – Two Days, One Night Felicity Jones – The Theory of Everything Julianne Moore – Still Alice Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl Reese Witherspoon – Wild BEST ACTRESS IN AN ACTION MOVIE Emily Blunt – … Continue reading Jennifer Lawrence, Lorde & Julianne Moore nominated for Critics Choice Movie Awards

AUDIO: Jennifer Lawrence sings 'The Hanging Tree' from 'Mockingjay: Part 1'

One of the best things about Mockingjay: Part 1 that most of our readers agree upon is the book’s folk song, The Hanging Tree, sung by Jennifer Lawrence in the movie, set to tune by The Lumineers. If you have not yet seen the movie in theaters, perhaps you’d like to wait because the cinematic experience is worth the wait and we strongly recommend it. For those … Continue reading AUDIO: Jennifer Lawrence sings 'The Hanging Tree' from 'Mockingjay: Part 1'

Listen: Lorde's cover of 'Ladder Song' for 'Mockingjay: Part 1' soundtrack

Along with her original composition for the soundtrack of Mockingjay: Part 1, Lorde has also covered ‘Ladder Song’ by Bright Eyes for the album. Listen to the cover below: Previously, Lorde had also did a brilliant cover of Everybody Wants to Rule the World for Catching Fire as well. Continue reading Listen: Lorde's cover of 'Ladder Song' for 'Mockingjay: Part 1' soundtrack