Magazine article Screen International

Hunger Games to Screen at Rome

Magazine article Screen International

Hunger Games to Screen at Rome

Article excerpt

Sequel to be presented Out of Competition at the Rome Film Festival.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the sequel to the 2012 blockbuster hit, is to be screened Out of Competition at the 8th Rome Film Festival on Nov 14.

Produced by Lionsgate and directed by Francis Lawrence, the film will be released in Italy by Universal Pictures International Italy on Nov 27.

The first instalment of the saga, inspired by Suzanne Collins' young adult novels, grossed nearly $700 million at the worldwide box office. The film stars Jennifer Lawrence, who won the Best Actress Oscar earlier this year for her performance in Silver Linings Playbook.

The cast also includes Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Donald Sutherland, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Lenny Kravitz, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Stanley Tucci. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.