Lionsgate released a new teaser trailer for ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1’. Panem is ready to bring the heat as the rebellion begins against Donald Sutherland’s President Snow. The Capitol is well aware of the dangers that are soon to follow since Jennifer Lawrence’s Katnis shattered the hunger game. Now with the rebellion slowly building momentum, the Capitol is trying it’s best to take control by banning “any association of the Mockingjay symbol”. Katnis is now expected to lead the people, but expect Julianne Moore’s Alma Coin to stand in her way.
In the first part of the third gripping installment of “The Hunger Games” the story continues with the capitol thrown into disarray after Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss Everdeen and some rebels escape the Hunger Games arena as she shatters the games forever. Katniss will face the fight of her life to save Peeta and the capitols from the tyranny of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and President Snow.
The science fiction adventure pic is helmed by Francis Lawrence with a script by Peter Craig and Danny Strong. Mockingjay Part 1 and 2 is adapted from the final book in “The Hunger Games” trilogy, written by Suzanne Collins. Lawrence, Sutherland, Hutcherson and Moore, is also joined by Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks and Jeffrey Wright.
“Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1” is set to be released on November 21, 2014, and “Mockingjay ,Part 2” is set to be released on November 20, 2015.
Official synopsis for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1:
“The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig and produced by Nina Jacobson’s Color Force in tandem with producer Jon Kilik. The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the U.S. alone.”