Catching Fire Will Be Released in Italy by Universal

Variety has reported that Universal Pictures Int’l will release “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” in Italy. Lionsgate co-chairmen Patrick Wachsberger and Rob Friedman announced the deal on Tuesday. UPI takes over from Warner Bros., which released the first instalment in Italy in May. Here’s more on the press release: “The Hunger Games” has grossed $3.7…

Hunger Games DVD Release Date and Catching Fire Script News

A press release from Lionsgate (via Wall Street Journal) on the much anticipated DVD/Blu-ray release of the Hunger Games movie plus news about Suzanne Collins’ involvement in Catching Fire.  As “The Hunger Games” approaches $400 million in domestic box office receipts, the studio behind the film is busy plotting the series’ three remaining installments—and already…

It’s Official! Francis Lawrence Will Direct Hunger Games Sequel, Catching Fire

It’s already official guys, Francis Lawrence (not related to Jennifer Lawrence) will direct Catching Fire, the sequel to the smash hit the Hunger Games. Find out the story below: “The Hunger Games”sequel “Catching Fire” will likely be directed by Francis Lawrence, a filmmaker whose résumé includes the big-budget event film “I Am Legend” and the intimate…