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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part II

  People can be quite dismissive of Young Adult films. They seem to attract as many snooty detractors as wildly enthusiastic fans. Admittedly as films they can be quite easy to mock – particularly the dystopian sub-genre with its silly made up names, hunky males and evil adults terrorising poor blameless teenagers.   The Hunger […]

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One

As the penultimate chapter in The Hunger Games saga, Mockingjay – Part 1 sets us up perfectly for the dramatic, action-packed finale of the franchise. However, on its own it lacks sustenance when compared to the previous films in the series. This is probably the result of the decision to split the last book into […]