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Donald Sutherland wants Hunger Games inspired revolution

Nov 20 2013, 10:20am CST | by Bang Movies

Donald Sutherland hopes 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' will inspire a revolution in America. The 78-year-old actor stars as tyrannical President Coriolanus Snow in the film sequel - which is based on...

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Donald Sutherland wants Hunger Games inspired revolution

Nov 20 2013, 10:20am CST | by Bang Movies

Donald Sutherland hopes 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' will inspire a revolution in America.

The 78-year-old actor stars as tyrannical President Coriolanus Snow in the film sequel - which is based on Suzanne Collins' post-apocalyptic novel which sees protagonist Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) forced to fight other oppressed citizens in the fictional state of Panem to survive a world which is ruled by a dictatorial government.

Sutherland thinks the youth today are too preoccupied with technology to bother organising a revolution to help better the problems in the US.

He told The Guardian newspaper: ''I hope that they will take action because it's getting drastic in this country [America]. You know the young people of this society have not moved in the last 30 years. They have been consumed with telephones. Tweeting.

Hopefully they will see this film and the next film and the next film and then maybe organise. Stand up.''

Sutherland says 'The Hunger Games' trilogy deals with issues of inequality, power and hope and wants people to understand the message of the books and films is important and be inspired to change the world in which they live in.

Sutherland - whose son is '24' star in Kiefer Sutherland - said: ''It just puts things out in the light and lets you have a look at it. And if you take from it what I hope you will take from it, it will make you think a little more pungently about the political environment you live in and not be complacent.''

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Peeta Sends a Message in the Latest THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 1 TV Spot

Oct 31 2014 11:58am CDT | Source: Collider

President Snow (Donald Sutherland) snatched Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) out of the arena at the end of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire for a reason.  He’s got big plans for the Boy with the Bread and thanks to this latest TV spot, we’re getting an extended look at them.  While Alma Coin (Julianne Moore) and Plutarch Heavensbee (Philip Seymour Hoffman) are busy prepping Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) to lead the rebellion, Snow is using Peeta to destroy it. Hit the jump to catch Peeta’s message to ...
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Jennifer Lawrence stars in final trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1: watch now

Oct 30 2014 1:44am CDT | Source: Total Film

The final trailer has arrived online for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, in which Katniss readies herself for all out war with the Capitol. There will be no Games sequence this time around, but in its place there looks to be some fairly major conflict, as Katniss finds herself leading the rebellion against the villainous President Snow. However, Snow isn’t about to go quietly, and as his own situation grows more precarious, he becomes more d ...
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Tickets for 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' Now On Sale, Plus: Watch the Final Trailer

Oct 29 2014 11:46am CDT | Source: movies.com

Let the games begin! Tickets for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 are now officially on sale, giving you early access to one of this year’s most anticipated movies. Whether you want to just watch the first part of the two-part Hunger Games finale or get in on a special marathon of all the Hunger Games movies (including Mockingjay – Part 1), our friends at Fandango have got you covered. In theaters Novemb ...
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The Hunger Games 3: Mockingjay - Jennifer Lawrence Channels Katniss For Empire Cover!

Oct 28 2014 10:06am CDT | Source: movie pilot

Jennifer Lawrence will soon reprise her role as Katniss in the hugely-anticipated The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, hitting theaters on November 21st. And now, as the promotional material for the sequel rolls out thick and fast, we've got our first look at the cover of the latest issue of Empire, hitting news stands this Thursday, October 30th.JLaw looks intense in an all-black battle getup as she holds her bow and arro ...
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WATCH: Katniss Makes a Choice for Peeta in Latest ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Teaser

Oct 21 2014 12:40pm CDT | Source: Variety

The latest “Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1″ teaser explores the concept of “choice” — pondering who actually has one in the desperate fight against the Capitol. In the new trailer, the rebels of District 13 witness Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) acting as a mouthpiece for President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in a piece of propagan ...
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