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November 22, 2013

Movie preview: “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”


Rated: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some frightening images, thematic elements, a suggestive situation and language.

Running time: 2 hr 26 min

Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Lenny Kravitz, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Donald Sutherland

Plot: “The Hunger Games” saga continues in this sequel that finds a revolution brewing as Katniss and Peeta take a victor’s tour of the districts, and President Snow plots their downfall during preparations for the 75th annual games  — this time an all-star competition that could change Panem forever.