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The Hunger Games arena to be shot in IMAX

The Hunger Games arena to be shot in IMAX

Nov 27 2012, 10:02am CST | by

'The Hunger Games' star Josh Hutcherson has let slip that the arena in sequel 'Catching Fire' will be filmed for supersize IMAX.

'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' arena will be filmed in IMAX. Josh Hutcherson - who plays Peeta Mellark in the sequel to this year's smash hit 'Hunger Games' - has revealed scenes taking place in...

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The Hunger Games arena to be shot in IMAX

Nov 27 2012, 10:02am CST | by

'The Hunger Games' star Josh Hutcherson has let slip that the arena in sequel 'Catching Fire' will be filmed for supersize IMAX.

'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' arena will be filmed in IMAX.
Josh Hutcherson - who plays Peeta Mellark in the sequel to this year's smash hit 'Hunger Games' - has revealed scenes taking place in the arena will be enhanced for supersize IMAX screens.
The arena is the battleground where two young tributes from each fictional District fight to the death to win the Hunger Games competition.
Josh told MTV News: ''So when you go see it in IMAX, you'll see the regular movie when we're in the Districts and in the Capitol. When you see us go up in the pod in the games, it will open up into IMAX. It will be amazing. It's very cool.''
The 20-year-old actor admitted he had seen footage from the highly anticipated film and praised new director Francis Lawrence - who replaces Gary Ross - for his vision and advanced special effects in the nail-biting scene where the tributes enter the arena.
Josh continued: ''They actually built a cornucopia in Atlanta that we shot at, and it looks amazing, and the way that the spokes got out, and the way everyone comes up on the pedestals and the water - it looks incredible.
''I've seen some of the CG renderings that Francis has worked on, and they look really, really great.''

 
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Mockingjay Part 1 TV Trailer: They’re Coming Katniss!

Oct 31 2014 12:32pm CDT | Source: movie fanatic

The latest TV trailer for Mockingjay Part 1 is here and it features nothing but images from the highly anticipated film, and a monologue by Josh Hutcherson’s Peeta, who speaks to his love on TV. “They’re coming Katniss,” he says as a single tear falls from his eye. Mockingjay Part 1 TV Trailer Hot on the tails of that final Mockingjay Part 1 trailer, the airing of the TV trailer means one thin ...
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7 weeks ago

Final Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Trailer

Oct 29 2014 1:10pm CDT | Source: Empire Online

Burn, baby, burnThere is less than a month to go now until Katniss Everdeen and co. take the cinematic stage for the beginning of the end, or The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, as it prefers to be known. Which means it must be time for what is being described as the final trailer for the movie, available for your viewing needs below.As the story continues, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) has been recruited to lead the rebel forces against those of President Snow, working alongside the likes ...
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7 weeks ago

Lions Gate: Hunger Games Advance Tickets On Sale!

Oct 28 2014 10:43am CDT | Source: bidness etc

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (LGF) announced advance tickets to “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1” to begin Wednesday, October 28. The global entertainment company’s latest Hunger Games sequel is set to release in theaters on November 21, and the advance tickets will go on sale all over the US. In addition, a marathon of prequels is also scheduled to be aired, so that all three films in The Hunge ...
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7 weeks ago

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 1 Empire Covers: Jennifer Lawrence is Ready for the Rebellion

Oct 27 2014 10:14am CDT | Source: Collider

You thought fighting for your life in the Hunger Games was bad?  In The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) has to keep herself and her loved ones alive in the midst of a civil war.  No more Capitol issued arena uniforms this time around.  Katniss will be rocking body armor and a brand new bow in the franchise’s third installment and you can see it all on the cover of the December is ...
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