Release Date: March 23, 2012
Genre: A futuristic action-packed drama with a romantic twist mixed in. It’s full of suspense that is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat!
Similar to: Twilight romance-wise, X-Men action-wise, Star Trek futuristic-wise
Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
Based on the extremely popular book by Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games focuses on 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen’s struggles with a corrupt dystopian government. It is set in the future where “tributes” are selected from the youth population to fight to the death. The catch? The whole battle is televised live to the entire country. When Katniss volunteers to take her younger sister’s place as tribute, she finds herself in the middle of a love triangle as she is simultaneously fighting for her life. The Hunger Games is so unique that it’s hard to categorize by a certain genre or type of movie. One thing is for sure: It will be loved by all genders and ages because of its undeniable ability to keep you intrigued to the very last second!