The Hunger Games: Catching Fire won’t be out until much later in this still-young year, but a film destined to make so much money can’t really start the marketing too soon. I am, still, a little surprised that two cryptic-ish posters have been unveiled by the Lionsgate marketing team, the both of which exhibit Jennifer Lawrence‘s Katniss and Josh Hutcherson‘s Peeta on their victory tour, also while striking victory poses.
You also get some neat architecture, and, although that doesn’t look like a habitable space, it happens to be the most I can take from this pair. Let me put it this way: as someone who sort of liked The Hunger Games as a piece of dystopian sci-fi action, Francis Lawrence‘s sequel, barring horrible reviews, will not go unseen by my eyes — yet this doesn’t do a huge deal for me, being a mild admirer to begin with. Fans, on the other hand, ought to eat this up.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire will open on November 22.
What are your thoughts on The Hunger Games, and how does that affect your reaction to these posters?
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