The hunger gamers. The hunger games begins on the day of the reaping in district 12. A televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve districts of panem are chosen at random to fight to the death. The hunger games is a series of young adult dystopian novels written by american novelist suzanne collins. The pageant called the hunger games requires the 24 tributes theyre not called contestants engage in a fight to the death contest in a wilderness like arena controlled by unseen technicians in a war room of sorts.
It is based on the 2008 novel of the same name by collins. Katniss everdeen the storys 16 year old narrator sets out to meet her friend gale so they can do some hunting and gathering before the reaping that afternoon. Directed by gary ross. The novels in the trilogy are titled the hunger games 2008 catching fire 2009 and mockingjay 2010.
Katniss everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sisters place in the hunger games. The the hunger games 2012 film community note includes chapter by chapter summary and analysis character list theme list historical context author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. With jennifer lawrence josh hutcherson liam hemsworth stanley tucci.