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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)

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Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.

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With the Games destroyed, Katniss Everdeen, along with Gale, Finnick and Beetee, end up in the so thought "destroyed" District 13. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her friends, Katniss becomes the "Mockingjay", the symbol of rebellion for the districts of Panem. Written by floraxie06

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some disturbing images and thematic material | See all certifications »

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$125,000,000 (estimated)

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$10,014,859 (Russia) (24 November 2014)

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$337,135,885 (USA)
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Trivia

The movie was originally planned to be released in China on November 21st, 2014, but was pulled a week before release. This was likely due to protests in Hong Kong. The political theme of the movie is very similar to protestors' demands for a democratic election in Hong Kong. See more »

Goofs

When filming Katniss' propo at District 8 following the attack on the hospital, both Castor and Pollux are behind her, then when she speaks again after a pause of only seconds ("Fire is catching!") Castor is on the FAR side of her, filming her message to Snow. Then, when the camera switches back in the other direction, Castor is back with Pollux and Cressida, as if he never moved. See more »

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Katniss Everdeen: [speaking softly] Start simple. Start with that you know is true. My name is Katniss Everdeen. My home is District 12. I was in the Hunger Games. I escaped. Peeta... Peeta was left behind.
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Crazy Credits

After the last scene, the first Hunger Games logo, followed by the Catching Fire and Mockingjay - Part 1 logos, lead to the bird breaking out of the ring showing the Part 2 logo. The screen goes black, we hear the whistle, and the credits roll. See more »

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Yellow Flicker Beat
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Is there such thing as a set-up movie?
21 November 2014 | by See all my reviews

I had never heard the term "set-up movie" before today. There has definitely been a trend of splitting up a story into multiple movies. These movies don't have a beginning-middle-end the same way other movies do but at the very least there's some progress.

The problem with the Mockingjay Pt 1 is not that it's boring or poorly made. In fact, there is a lot of excitement in this movie. The problem is that from beginning to end there is hardly anything that changes. If you look at where the characters are in the beginning and where they are in the end there isn't much that's changed except for what happens in the very end. Katniss has been doing things but we haven't seen much of the effects of her actions.

I didn't dislike this movie that much despite it's slow beginning. I just can't give this my seal of approval when I left the theater feeling like I saw half a movie. By the time the story gets its payoff my memory of this movie will be worn-off.


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