The Hunger Games Books, Movies, Music, and More

The Hunger Games -- a tale of two teens named Katniss and Peeta and their struggle to survive in a dystopian world -- was conceived by author Suzanne Collins, who turned the story into a bestselling book series. Today, the Hunger Games franchise has grown to include blockbuster movies, games, fan sites, and soundtrack songs.

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Wistful, piano-driven Hunger Games ballad references war.
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By Coldplay
(2013)
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Sweet, somber song from Hunger Games movie has mature theme.
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By Taylor Swift
(2012)
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Haunting, clean ballad from The Hunger Games soundtrack.
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By Taylor Swift
(2012)
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Sequel just as gripping -- and brutal -- as the first.
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By Suzanne Collins
(2009)
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Exciting, provocative tale of lethal reality show.
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By Suzanne Collins
(2008)
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Exciting, dramatic -- and bloody -- sci-fi trilogy finale.
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By Suzanne Collins
(2010)
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Movie/book spin-off emphasizes survival and building.
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Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
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Dark, haunting alt-rock/country soundtrack; best for teens.
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By Various Artists
(2012)
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Superfans the only saving grace amidst pesky promotions.
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URL: http://www.hungergamestrilogy.net/
(2012)
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Intense adaptation is violent, thought-provoking for teens.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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Fans will approve of gripping, violent middle installment.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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Melancholy, violent sequel sets stage for waging war.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2015)

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