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Overall B-

Take old-fashioned gladiator games and modern-day reality TV programs and you have The Hunger Games. Set in a future time, this survivor show is televised to the masses. But getting volunteers to fight to the death takes a bit of forceful persuasion. When Katniss Everdeen's (Jennifer Lawrence) younger sister (Willow Shields) is conscripted, the older teen selflessly decides to go in her place.

Violence D+
Sexual Content B+
Profanity B
Substance Use C+

The Hunger Games

The most recent home video release of this movie is August 18, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Hunger Games

Release Date: 18 August 2012

The Hunger Games releases to home video with the following extras:

- Audio Commentary by Editor Stephen Mirrione, Visual Effects Supervisor Sheena Duggal and Sound Editor Lon Bender

- Game Maker: Suzanne Collins and the Hunger Games Phenomenon

- The World is Watching: Making the Hunger Games

- Letters from the Rose Garden

- Controlling the Games

- A Conversation with Gary Ross and Elvis Mitchell

- Preparing for The Games: A Director’s Process (Blu-ray Exclusive)

- Propaganda Film

- Marketing Archive

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Jennifer Lawrence can also be seen in X-Men: First Class and Like Crazy. Her co-stars appear in The Last Song (Liam Hemsworth) and Bridge to Terabithia (Josh Hutcherson).

Other Movies in this film franchise include:

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

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