"Comparison Of Hunger Games Book And The Movie" Essays and Research Papers

  • Comparison Of Hunger Games Book And The Movie

    The Hunger Games, the introductory novel in a trilogy book series written by author Suzanne Collins in 2008, is a young adult novel that surrounds a teenage girl named Katniss Everdeen in a futuristic tale of a teenager who defies all odds when they are stacked against her. She is shaken to the core with sacrifice, adversity and danger when she finds herself forced to compete in a televised series of games where there is only one survivor. Not only does she want to live, but she has an incredible...

    Catching Fire, Fiction, Film 1529  Words | 4  Pages

  • Differences of the book and the movie of The Hunger Games

    Differences of the book and the movie THE HUNGER GAMES In the novel, Katniss receives mokingjay Undersee Madge, the mayor's daughter. In the film, as she sells what hunt, see the mockingjay and takes it to Prim, who returns after harvest. Madge never seen in the film. In the novel, Prim has blue eyes, like Peeta. In the film both have brown eyes. In the book Katniss is short for being malnourished, whereas in the movie she is a bit high. In the book, Katniss is visited by Peeta's father after...

    Catching Fire, Eye color, Film 949  Words | 2  Pages

  • Movie Review For The Hunger Games

    Movie Review for The Hunger Games Selena Guo Over the last two classes, we finished watching the movie The Hunger Games. I really enjoy the movie and I feel amazed after watching it. It is remarkable and fantastic. The movie is directed by Gary Ross and is an adaptation of the first in a set of three fantasy books written by Suzanne Collins. It is released in year 2012. Jennifer Lawrence is one of the primary actors and she plays the leading role as Katniss...

    Acting, Actor, Film 945  Words | 2  Pages

  • Comparison of Hunger Games Book and the Movie

    Comparison of the hunger games book and the movie (Highlights) The hunger games Written by Suzanne Collins Summary: In a dystopian future, the totalitarian nation of Panem is divided between 12 districts and the Capitol. Each year two young representatives from each district are selected by lottery to participate in The Hunger Games. Part entertainment, part brutal retribution for a past rebellion, the televised games is broadcast throughout Panem. The 24 participants are forced to eliminate...

    Film, Narrative, Suzanne Collins 550  Words | 2  Pages

  • Hunger Games Comparison

    Hunger Games vs. Our society A. intro 1. Alter bodies for fashion/looks 2. 13 colonies theory 3. Average American/ Average Capitolean B. Body Altering 1. Body coloration a. tatooes b. tanning beds c. piercings/colored hair 2. Conclusion C. 13 Colonies Theory 1. 13 states/districts a. try to prevent a "war" b. King George III /President Snow taking over cruely c. Lower class/ Upper class 2. Upper Class = large and moder city = Capitol 3. "While there is no...

    American Revolution, Sociology, Thirteen Colonies 887  Words | 3  Pages

  • the hunger games

    September 27, 2014 Evaluation of the Hunger Games The movie, The Hunger Games, is based on the book by Suzanne Collins and was made into a movie in 2012. It is about a girl named Katniss Everdeen who lives in District Twelve. After bombings and wars, North America turned into a country called Panem. Panem was split up into thirteen districts, but when district thirteen rebelled, the Capitol created something called the Hunger Games. The Games are an annual event where two tributes from the...

    Actor, Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 797  Words | 4  Pages

  • Hunger Games Book Report

    The Hunger Games Book Report 1. State the title, author, and number of pages. The Hunger Games is a novel written by Suzanna Collins. The book consists of 374 pages. 2. Tell what the book is about. Describe the setting. The book is about Katniss, a sixteen year old girl, who lives in district 12 with her mother and her sister, Prim. Each year, the Hunger Games are held, and a boy and a girl from each district are chosen to fight to the death. Prim is chosen but Katniss volunteers to take the...

    Hunger, KILL, Love 1018  Words | 3  Pages

  • Book Review on The Hunger Games

    Starry 131100024 Class A Metaphor, reality or illusion? ——A Book Review on The Hunger Games The Hunger Games, which is considered as the best science fiction of the American writer Suzanne Collins, won the first place of The New York Times best-seller list. The book, which is “brilliantly plotted and perfectly paced1”, is written in the voice of 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who volunteers to participate in the Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV and has no choice but to make her...

    Catching Fire, Mockingjay, New York Times Best Seller list 1368  Words | 5  Pages

  • Book Analysis: The Hunger Games

    important quote in the entire series. With these six words, Katniss Everdeen sets into motion the events of the entire Hunger Games trilogy. Katniss shouts these words out at the very beginning of Chapter 2; almost immediately after a Capitol representative announces her little sister Prim’s name as a tribute in the 74th Hunger Games. Katniss volunteers to take Prim’s place in the Games in order to spare the life of her sister. Despite there being thousands of names in the reaping, and this being the...

    Catching Fire, Hunger, Mockingjay 1447  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Hunger Games Book Review

    The Hunger Games Suzanne Collins’ “The Hunger Games” is more than just a best seller. It is a vortex into a futuristic United States that offers morals and themes that can relate to today’s society. Collins contrasts the poverty-stricken, subservient world of main character, Katniss, with the affluence and power of the people of the governing Capitol. Collins descends into the abuses of government control, and explores the importance and hope of individuality in a totalitarian society. Katniss...

    Government, Malnutrition, Starvation 916  Words | 3  Pages

  • Movie Analysis of The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games With the grossing of 691 million worldwide, The Hunger Games has become one of the most popular movies of 2012. This science fiction adventure film is an adaption of the best-selling novel written by Suzanne Collins. Directed by Gary Ross, the movie’s opening weekend gross of $152.2 million has become the third highest grossing film in the United States. Actors Jennifer Lawrence (Katniss), Josh Hutcherson (Peeta), Liam Hemsworth (Gale), Elizabeth Banks (Effie), and Woody Harrelson...

    Catching Fire, Hunger, Mockingjay 1717  Words | 4  Pages

  • Hunger Games

    Kyle Harper English III Mrs. Schaab April 10, 2013 Evaluating a novel Mark Twain once remarked, “A classic is a book that people praise, but don’t read.” (Cowan 13).  Everyone wants to say that they’ve read Shakespeare, but few people would actually choose to read it for fun. Shakespeare though is still considered a classic author. Why? The story of Romeo and Juliet has been produced and remade countless times since it was first written. The timeless love story has the “power to quicken your...

    Bestseller, Gregor the Overlander, Mockingjay 884  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hunger Games Book Review

    The Hunger Games: Book Review The Hunger Games is a novel aimed at young adults first released in September 2008. It was first published in the United States of America. Suzanne Collins was the author of this amazing novel. She came up with the idea while channel surfing and watching real war footage and reality TV. It also came because of her dad’s involvement in the Vietnam War. It was then published by the group Scholastic, who have published many famous books such as the highly successful Harry...

    Hunger, Love, Suzanne Collins 2056  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games trilogy Author: Suzanne Collins Book names: The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, Mockingjay Main characters: Katniss Everdeen, Peeta Mellark, Gale Hawthorne, Haymitch Abernathy etc. Facts: 1. The ‘Hunger Games’ set had 100-degree heat and bears. 2. The lead characters are contracted for the entire franchise. 3. The movie cost $90 milion to make, reduced to $78 million after subsidies. 4. Elizabeth Banks, who played District 12 escort Effie Trinket, said the worst part...

    Bread and circuses, Catching Fire, Film 1208  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the franchise. For the novel, see The Hunger Games (novel). For the movie, see The Hunger Games (film). For the annual competition that is the subject of the series, see The Hunger Games universe#The Hunger Games. This article needs attention from an expert on the subject. Please add a reason or a talk parameter to this template to explain the issue with the article. Consider associating this request with a WikiProject...

    Catching Fire, Film, Mockingjay 1050  Words | 6  Pages

  • Book Analysis: The Hunger Games

    In the novel The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins a new country is created. Panem is born in place of North America, were the Hunger Games began. In the Hunger Games, there are 24 tributes. Tributes are people who live in the districts. The tributes in the Hunger Games are all the same. They kill one another and become the Capitols puppets. The tributes become violent, emotionless puppets. Then there is Katniss. Katniss is an excellent hunter and becomes lethal during the games. However, she has...

    KILL, The Hunger Games 1593  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games In the nation of Panem, or in the ruins of what used to be North America, girls and boys age 12 through 18 must fend for their lives. The Hunger Games, a yearly game where 24 contestants from 12 separate districts battle it out while the whole world watches, is back in town ready to take 12 boys and 12 girls' lives as prisoners. When 12-year old Prim-Rose Everdean is picked for the brutal games Katniss, Prim's 16-year-old sister, is in utter shock and without meaning to, she...

    Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 867  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    Prim and decides to volunteer to take her place in The Hunger Games. Her mother dropped into a depression when her husband left them, leaving Katniss to take care of the family. Without her skills they would probably have died of hunger, which was common for their District 12. Because of her qualities and skills she goes to everyday of struggling of being poor and having to hunt made her stronger and is the reason that kept her alive in the games. Throughout the novel we see every move she does, dealing...

    Fiction, Novel, The Hunger Games 1787  Words | 8  Pages

  • The Hunger Games: A Critique

    I decided to write my film analysis on my favorite book series. It applies to a film analysis because the first movie was released in 2012. I chose to write about The Hunger Games. The movie is based on a dystopian society where the poor working class is forced to fight to the death in an arena for the entertainment of the upper class. The movie displays a lot of sociological themes. In a society where the class system is most important and the people are not, there is a lot of controversy. The other...

    Marxism, Middle class, Social class 1388  Words | 4  Pages

  • "Hunger Games" Movie vs Book

    The Hunger Games The Hunger Games is the first novel of The Hunger Games series written by Suzanne Collins in 2008. This novel is written in the first person point of view of the main character, Katniss Everdeen. Throughout the story, Katniss’s opinions are made clear to the audience. This intriguing novel shares Katniss’s struggles and overall victory of the 74th Annual Hunger Games. The Hunger Games story takes place in a post-apocalyptic society. The Capitol is a highly advance city that holds...

    Catching Fire, Fiction, Mockingjay 771  Words | 2  Pages

  • Hunger Games

    Hunger Games Essay Q3. In suspense there must be an unknown; a suspicion, a mystery, a danger we expect. Discuss in relation to ‘The Hunger Games’. The Hunger Games is a famous novel written by Suzanne Collins, that depicts the true meaning of family and how ones own actions can lead to horrible conclusions if not dealt with properly. This novel takes place in Panem, a country that is divided into twelve districts, with one being the richest and twelve the poorest. Each year, two young tributes...

    Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1405  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games. Actors/Characters. - Katniss Everdeen/Jennifer Lawrence. (Silver Linings, House at the End of the Street and X-Men: First Class) - Peeta Mellark/Josh Hutcherson. (Bridge to Terabithia, Journey to the Centre of the Earth and Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant) - Gale Hawthorn/Liam Hemsworth. (The Expendables 2, The Last Song and Love and Honour). -  Haymitch Abernathy/Woody Harrelson. (Zombieland, 2012 and Friends With Benefits) - Effie Trinket/Elizabeth Banks. (The-40-Year-Old...

    Love, Mockingjay, Nina Jacobson 814  Words | 2  Pages

  • Outsiders Book and Movie Comparison

    The book and the movie of the Outsiders are two very different stories. The book has so much more detail then the movie. The movie is not the most detailed but it does get its point across. There are may similarities and also many differences between the two the book is by far more interesting and more detailed then the movie. I enjoyed the book a lot and the movies a lot but the movie was missing a lot. A few similarities between the movie and book are that the movie still has the complete Greaser...

    1967 in literature, Nothing Gold Can Stay, S. E. Hinton 1002  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Omission Of Crime by The Government The movieHunger Games” is taken place after the apocalypse in North America. Hunger Games is about a violent game between the girls and boys between the ages of twelve and eighteen years old who are forced to enter their name in the system so it can be drawn like the lottery tickets. Their name is chosen randomly like the lottery number, once their name is drawn they have to go and represent the district where they are from and thrown into one big arena...

    Famine, First World, Government 1374  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Hunger Games Isn't Twilight

    The Hunger Games vs. Twilight: An Argumentative Essay Joshua Gabriel Palma Lontoc BLL 104 October 5, 2012 One of the popular movies nowadays is The Hunger Games, which tells the story of a girl named Katniss Everdeen who joins the 74th annual hunger games as a replacement for her sister Primrose Everdeen. A lot of teenagers love the Hunger Games, but others hate it, saying that the series is exactly like the Twilight saga, another big time movie which tells the story of Isabella Swan...

    Bella Swan, Eclipse, Edward Cullen 1156  Words | 4  Pages

  • Book Review: The Hunger Games Trilogy

    Hannah Hirschhorn Essay 10/16/12 The trilogy of The Hunger Games written by Suzanne Collins, focuses on a country that is being controlled by an oppressive government and the people who are fighting against it for their freedom. Although the odds are against the rebels, they continue to combat tyranny at the risk of their own lives. The story takes place in the not too distant future in a country called Panem, which represents the United States. The Capitol, which is the center of the national...

    Catching Fire, Government, Mockingjay 1719  Words | 5  Pages

  • Apa: Comparison Between the Hunger Games and Lord of the Flies

    Comparing and contrasting the similarities and difference of group and individual survival between the Hunger Games by Suzanne Collin, Lord of the Flies by William Golding, and the 1990 film of Lord of the Flies directed by Harry Hook. BY: Becky Coutlee April, 23, 2012 D.Smith Collin, Lord of the Flies by William Golding, and the 1990 film of Lord of the Flies directed...

    Faber and Faber, Famine, Hunger 1570  Words | 5  Pages

  • The hunger games research paper

    The Hunger Games Vs Ancient Rome Gladiators The Hunger games one of the most sold books in the past century It’s a book everybody wants to read or has probably read. Becoming so Famous this book had a movie based on it. The tricky part about it and Something all readers don’t notice is how The Hunger Games is highly Influenced by Ancient Rome and ancient Rome Gladiators (Dunn, George P.56). The author used ancient Rome in her book quiet a lot, From names to the style they lived in...

    Ancient Greece and wine, Ancient Rome, Culture of ancient Rome 838  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Hunger Games Analysis

    if You Read The Hunger Games One of the most influential, albeit controversial, book series of 2008 is written by Suzanne Collins, an author who previously had been a children’s television writer. Collins, in her new series The Hunger Games, delves into the dark, questionable subject of child versus child combat. The heroine of the book, Katniss Everdeen, is someone to be admired and looked up to. Time and time again she makes the tough choices required of her. The Hunger Games also has an exciting...

    Catching Fire, Graphic violence, Media violence research 1738  Words | 5  Pages

  • Hunger Games

    Title: The Hunger Games Author Background: The author of this book is Suzanne Collins, who currently lives in Connecticut with her family. She started her career in 1991 writing for children’s television. She has worked on Nickelodeon shows including Clarissa Explains it all, The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo, Little Bear, and Oswald. Suzanne recently finished her third book in the series, The Hunger Games, Catching Fire. Genre: Science Fiction Meaning of the Title: The title The Hunger Games has a very...

    Birth order, Catching Fire, Hunger 1506  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Comparison and Contrast Essay the Book and the Movie

    THE COMPARISON AND CONTRAST ESSAY THE BOOK AND THE MOVIE Two weeks ago I finished reading the book “The Firm” by John Grisham. It was really interesting for me to read this story because of the unpredictable plot and the bright characters. At that moment I thought that the book had a really fantastic ending. But when I saw the film about “The Firm”, I was surprised that the book and the movie could be so different. I was amazed with the last episodes of the movie...

    Antagonist, Crime, John Grisham 929  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games The Hunger Games is set in a fictional country of Panem with a total of 13 Districts in which everyone lives and the Capitol. Every District is special in what the produce. For example, District 11 specializes in crops and farming. The story revolves around Katniss Everdeen from District 12. Every year, there is what’s called a reaping in which every district picks one boy and one girl to participate in the “Hunger Games”. The Hunger Games is entertainment to some districts (i...

    Washington, D.C. 990  Words | 3  Pages

  • Have you ever seen the Hunger Games mov

    Rafalowski English 1010 28 October 2014 The Hunger Games book and movie are great. Well, if you have seen them you clearly see that the movie and the book’s plots are relatively similar, but there are a few differences between the movie and the book. Although they bear some seeming variances, the similarities between the Hunger Games book and the Hunger Games movie are pronounced. To begin, the Hunger Games movie is a very interesting movie that is modified in order to clarify several...

    Catching Fire, Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins 1041  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    English 801A&B The Hunger Games The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins is a book about survival. Survival forces you to be courageous, enduring, and most of all do things you’ve never imagined. One of the main characters Katniss Everdeen is forced to change who she is and act like she’s in love in order to survive The Hunger Games. Katniss demonstrates her courageous characteristic when she sacrifices herself and takes her sister’s place in The Hunger Games. Her sister Prim is...

    Love, Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1411  Words | 4  Pages

  • Hunger Games Book vs Movie

    The Girl on Fire The book and movie of the story The Hunger Games were great! Even though the movie wasn’t exactly alike it many similarities, but only a few differences. In my point of view the book was better. The book had more description, the story line was great, and it was just all around an awesome novel. My favorite parts were the killings in the book, which in the movie they didn’t use the same description and graphic in the movie as they did in the book. One of the kills that really...

    American novels, Death, KILL 539  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games. An Essay By: Yaressi Esquivel INTRODUCTION ‘’War, terrible war. Widows, orphans, a motherless child. This was the uprising that rocked our land. Thirteen districts rebelled against the country that fed them, loved them, protected them. Brother turned on brother until nothing remained. And then came the peace, hard fought, sorely won. A people rose up from the ashes and a new era was born. But freedom has a cost. When the traitors were defeated, we swore as a nation we would...

    District 9, The Hunger Games, Zürich 1438  Words | 5  Pages

  • Hunger Games

    The book “The Hunger Games” written by Suzan Colins effectively uses Characterisation and links to famous events like the “gladiatorial fights” and “Alice-’n’-Wonderland” , to portray the nature of violence and the theme of totalitarianism. Suzan Colins links the ideas of “The Hunger Games” to Famous events in history, like the Gladiatorial fights in Rome. The event of “the hunger games” its’ self is a link to the nature of “Gladiatorial fights.” Totalitarianism is shown in “The Hunger Games” though...

    American novels, Gladiator, Hunger 1165  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Hunger Games vs. Gladiatorial Games

    The Huger Games The Hunger Games is a game, that occurs annually and it is set up by the ruling Capitol to show the other 12 districts of Panem that the Capitol owns them and that they are in-charge and it also serves as a merciless reminder to the price of rebellion against the Capitol. The hunger games consist of twenty-four teenagers, a male and a female from each twelve districts and they range in ages of twelve to eighteen. They are put in an arena, that differs every year and they have to...

    Ancient Rome, Augustus, Commodus 1370  Words | 4  Pages

  • Hunger Game

    The Hunger Game Lit Theory Feb 2nd 2013 The Hunger Game by Suzanne Collins is one of the bestseller on The New York Times for a long time. The period in the story is when the North America was completely collapsed; a country named Panem was established. The country has 12 districts (each 13th District, but it has been crossed from the list) and a city called the Capitol. Each county has a duty, labor, production, and transfer everything they do on the Capitol. In my opinion, The Hunger Game...

    Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1286  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hunger Games

    novel, The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, the main character, Katniss Everdeen is the female tribute representing District 12 in the Hunger Games trying to be the last tribute to survive. There are eleven other districts and 23 other tributes. In the end, only one is known to survive. Although at first Katniss has a pretty good idea that she will not even have a chance at winning or staying alive, throughout the novel, she expresses rebellion and demonstrates manipulation throughout the games. In...

    Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 954  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Hunger Game

    ENG 3U April 23/2014 Essay The novel The Hunger Games written by Suzanne Collins. This novel talks about 12 districts that are controlled by the Capitol and the Capitol created The Hunger Games to remind people of the districts about dark day. In the novel, the most prevalent tones are sadness and anger. The Capitol provides 12 districts a dark life, and it also sets a cruel game for the people. All the time, tributes are forced to do something that they do not...

    United States Capitol 1143  Words | 5  Pages

  • Hunger games

    The Hunger Games By: Suzanna Collins For World Civilization By Sydney Boyd Period 4 The book I read for my book report was The Hunger Games by Suzanna Collins. The Hunger Games takes place sometime in the future. It’s a time where the people had tries to overrun the government and now everyone is split into 12 different districts. Each district is important for producing a different product, like fish, coal and other necessities. Some of the districts are...

    District, Games pitched, Government 1336  Words | 4  Pages

  • The hunger games

    Evaluation March 19, 2014 The Hunger Games "Prim!" The strangled cry comes out of my throat, and my muscles begin to move again. "Prim!" I don't need to shove through the crowd. The other kids make way immediately allowing me a straight path to the stage. I reach her just as she is about to mount the steps. With one sweep of my arm, I push her behind me. "I volunteer!" I gasp. "I volunteer as tribute!" (2.5-6). “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins is a book filled with adventure and exciting...

    High school, Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1184  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Censoring of The Hunger Games; an Argumentative Paper APA

    RUNNING HEAD: CENSORING OF THE HUNGER GAMES 1 Complications among The Hunger Games Verses Censorship Jacob Millerleile Jackson-Milton High School CENSORING OF THE HUNGER GAMES 2 Abstract The issue of this paper is going to discuss the censorship of the novel and movie, The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins. The novel was declared too graphic for the young...

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  • Hunger Games - Response

    COMMUNICATION INDEPENDENT BOOK STUDY HOW DOES SUZANNE USE WRITING TECHNIQUES TO PORTRAY THE MAIN THEME OF POWER THROUGHOUT THE BOOK? ‘The Hunger Games’ is classified as a science fiction novel and is the first book out of the hunger games trilogy written by Suzanne Collins in 2008. The Hunger Games tells the story of a post – apocalyptic nation called Panem. 12 districts are ruled by the capital and forced to compete in an annual televised event known as ‘The Hunger Games’ as a punishment for the...

    Catching Fire, Mockingjay, Novel 1064  Words | 3  Pages

  • Reason of Commercial Success of the Hunger Games

    The screen adaption of Suzanne Collins novel ‘Hunger Games’ was a major commercial success, according to the IMDb (2012) the movie has with an estimated budget of $78 million managed to generate more than $670 million. When thinking of the factors, that significantly shaped the success of the film project the already established reader ship and fan base of the ‘Hunger Games’ franchise has to be taken into account. The first book of the Hunger games trilogy was published in 2008 and is even in 2012...

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  • The Hunger Games

    The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins By: Sophie When a society struggles, it often looks towards a strong leader for inspiration. In Suzanne Collins’s The Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen is looked at because of her courage, creative thinking and sacrificing personality. She risks her life many times to save the life of others. She is the perfect young heroine for her society. Katniss Everdeen demonstrates great courage even in the most difficult situations. After her father died in a mine...

    Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1175  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hunger Games

    events, it shapes them into fighters, when faced with life and death a person would do almost anything to assure survival. This is greatly demonstrated in the book The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins when the main character Katniss Everdeen’s world is shifted upside down when her father dies and when she volunteers as tribute for the Hunger Games. After her father’s death the weight of the world was on Katniss’s shoulders, as she had to learn how to provide for, and keep her family alive. Her family...

    Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1076  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Critique of the Hunger Games

    of The Hunger Games The Hunger Games is the first movie of a trilogy based on the books written by Suzanne Collins. The story takes place in post-apocalyptic America a nation now called Panem ruled by the Capital. Panem consist of twelve districts each responsible for growing or manufacturing goods for the capital. The Capital keeps control by oppressing the citizens and forcing each district to provide one boy and one girl between the ages of 12 and 18 to compete in the Hunger Games. In the...

    English-language films, Film, Film crew 1867  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Hunger games

    Humanity and justice wins the game The concept of humanity is an ideology formed and redefined by different societies. Each new generation continues to reinterpret and understand the concept in a way relevant to the needs of their society. The Hunger Games (2008), written by Suzanne Collins, is a compelling action packed, yet romantic story where suffering unbearably swallows the citizens of the outer districts through the grueling annual reality TV show, The Hunger Games. Two representatives from...

    Suffering, Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1266  Words | 4  Pages

  • Comparison of the Power of One Movie and Book

    blockbuster movies based on bestselling novels, but often these movies differ greatly from the novel . The movie The Power of One based on a book of the same name follows this trend. The Power of One tells the story of Peekay, a boy living in South Africa who dreams of becoming the welterweight champion of the world, and who tries to correct the injustice that goes on around him. Although the movie does keep the main themes of the novel like racism and how one person can change the world. The film adds...

    Black people, Change, Character 1037  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hunger Games Comparison Paper

    Hunger Games and Toddlers and Tiaras Comparison Essay There are many major differences between the Hunger Games and Toddlers and Tiaras. One of the most recognizable differences between the two, is that the Hunger Games is a book about a girl trying to survive a game for the entertainment of the capitol and for scaring the citizens from rebellion. Whereas the reality television show toddlers and tiaras is about little girls beauty pageants. One of the numerous and large differences between...

    Beauty contest, Difference, Malnutrition 441  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Hunger Games, Controversy and Censorship

    The Hunger Games is a novel written in 2008 by Suzanne Collins about a dystopian future of what was once known as North America, now known as "Panem". The totalitarian nation of Panem is divided between 12 districts and the Capitol. Each year two young representatives from each district are selected by lottery to participate in The Hunger Games; Part entertainment, part brutal retribution for a past rebellion. The Capitol selects a boy and a girl between the ages of 12 and 18 from each of the twelve...

    Edgar Allan Poe, Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games 1025  Words | 3  Pages

  • Adaptation of the Hunger Games

    what parts must be dropped, and which theme will they choose to emphasize the most. The possibility of creating a movie exactly like the book it was inspired by is nearly impossible. Naturally, The Hunger Games is no exception to this system. Author, Suzanne Collins creates a world far beyond our wildest imaginations and drops us straight into the middle of the chaos known as “the games”. It is the prerogative of the director to shape the story however he chooses, in order to capture his audience...

    Catching Fire, Film, Precedent 1225  Words | 3  Pages

  • Analysis of the Winning Scene in Hunger Games

    just won the games and the surprise of the viewer’s when she pulls out the nightlock berries; this is important because the look on their faces makes the crowd and the audience believe that Katniss and Peeta are really going to eat the berries and commit suicide, while she knew the entire time that the gamemakers would have to stop them so they can have their victor(s). To start things off, the first response that I feel from this scene is sorrow, as I feel the makers of the movie intended for...

    Audience, Feeling, Hunger 980  Words | 3  Pages

  • farenheit 451 comparison book to movie

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