CATEGORIES Movie NewsBy now, there is an infinite number of The Hunger Games reviews making the rounds. Many of them seek to find something (anything!) to sully the massive beast of a franchise that's literally taking over everything -- billboards, TV ad space, the internet, our brains.
Surely something so calculated can't be good, right? Wrong. In a nutshell: The Hunger Games isn't a sublime opus by any stretch of the imagination, but there is an intangible quality to the movie that makes you want to root for it; a wholesomeness, a realness that sucks you in. I refuse to succumb to snark, since there are so many things to love about the movie. [Warning: Potential Spoilers!]
Here they all are, from A-Z: