November movie preview: one last serving of ‘the hunger games’ for thanksgiving

November Movie Preview: One Last Serving of ‘The Hunger Games’ for Thanksgiving

I’m slowly recovering from the excess of Halloween candy I ate during the month of October. I’m also trying to recover from the amount of must see movies that came out during the month. But we’ll find no relief for our cinema rewards cards in November. Two of the November movies (Mockingjay-Part 2 and Spectre)…

‘the hunger games: mockingjay part 2’ promo poster reveal

‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2’ Promo Poster Reveal

At noon on June 1, The Hunger Games Facebook page released the first promo poster for Mockingjay Part 2 and the fandom is going crazy. The poster shows a destroyed statue of President Snow with the mockingjay symbol painted in red behind it. In the bottom corner of the poster (also painted in red) is “#UNITE” and “REVOLUTION.PN.”…

Mockingjay-part 1 official teaser trailer released

Mockingjay-Part 1 Official Teaser Trailer Released

The first teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1 has finally been released, much to the excitement of fans. While two videos—addresses from President Snow—for the film were previously uploaded to The Hunger Games YouTube channel, this is the first official teaser. Watch “Our Leader the Mockingjay” below: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JzcYyzCZdiM] While the one minute…

Hunger games teaser: new address from president snow

Hunger Games Teaser: New Address From President Snow

Today, The Hunger Games YouTube channel released a new video: “President Snow’s Panem Address #2-‘Unity’.” So far, there hasn’t been an official trailer for the upcoming The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1, but now we have two videos to obsess over. First, watch the video below: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4e-qJdEAXo]   In some ways, this new video begins…

The hunger games: catching fire – trailer builds hype

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Trailer Builds Hype

There are very few things I enjoy in this world more than epic movie trailers. The anticipation, the consolidation of exciting moments, the creative editing, they’re just fun. I counted down the days for the first trailer to “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” and I still occasionally watch the preview for “X-Men: The Last…

Today’s young adult fantasy novels become tomorrow’s blockbusters

Today’s Young Adult Fantasy Novels Become Tomorrow’s Blockbusters

A lot of film people complain about the number of comic book movies that are released every year. Of course that’s not a problem for us at Geek Insider. But in terms of blockbuster source material, people often overlook the constant presence of another genre, young adult fantasy. Maybe the general public doesn’t know where…