Josh Hutcherson and 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' crew invited to join The Academy

The Hunger Games star Josh Hutcherson is among the 271 people who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Pictures and Sciences on Thursday, June 27. “The academy is committed to bringing new voices into our ranks,” President Cheryl Boone Isaacs said in an interview Thursday. “We are encouraging our members to be our ambassadors, looking for folks of color, gender and international status … Continue reading Josh Hutcherson and 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' crew invited to join The Academy

'Cathing Fire' wins Favorite Movie and more at Kids Choice Awards 2014

The annual Kids Choice Awards 2014 aired live tonight on Nickelodeon. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and its actors were nominated in several categories and took home most of the awards. The movie clinched the ‘Favorite Movie’ title, while Jennifer Lawrence, too, won in both categories she was nominated in: ‘Favorite Movie Actress’ and ‘Favorite Female Buttkicker’. In the latter category, Johanna Mason actress Jena Malone was nominated … Continue reading 'Cathing Fire' wins Favorite Movie and more at Kids Choice Awards 2014

'Catching Fire', Jennifer Lawrence and Jena Malone nominated for Kids Choice Awards

The 2014 Kids Choice Awards announced its nominations on Monday, February 24th. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, along with its actors Jennifer Lawrence and Jena Malone, has been nominated. BEST FILM The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Iron Man 3 Oz the Great and Powerful The Smurfs 2 FAVORITE MOVIE ACTRESS Sandra Bullock Mila Kunis Jennifer Lawrence Jayma Mays FAVORITE FEMALE BUTTKICKER Sandra Bullock Jennifer Lawrence Evangeline Lilly Jena … Continue reading 'Catching Fire', Jennifer Lawrence and Jena Malone nominated for Kids Choice Awards

Vote for 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at People's Choice Awards

The People’s Choice Awards have added a new category to this year’s Awards, Favorite Year End Movie. The category is still open for voting, and includes Catching Fire. Check out the full list below: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Frozen The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Thor: The Dark World The competition is stiff with almost all movies with a strong fandom … Continue reading Vote for 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at People's Choice Awards

Women Warriors and Soft Men: Lessons from The Hunger Games, Hobbit & more

Inspired by the box-office success of Catching Fire and Desolation of Smaug, among other fantasies, writer Clarence Haynes has written for Huffington Post Entertainment a piece discussing the strong female character that are taking up the mantle, and their male counterparts not the stereotypical warriors but less battle-adept bakers and poets. As highlighted by the character Katniss Everdeen in the Suzanne Collins’ books and corresponding movies, I … Continue reading Women Warriors and Soft Men: Lessons from The Hunger Games, Hobbit & more