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A year after winning the 74th Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen and her partner, Peeta Mellark must go on what is known as the Victor’s Tour wherein they visit all the districts. But before leaving, Katniss is visited by President Snow who fears that Katniss defied him a year ago during the games when she chose to die with Peta. With both Katniss and Peeta declared the winners, it is fueling a possible uprising. He tells Katniss that while on tour she better try to make sure that she puts out the flames or else everyone she cares about will be in danger. But unfortunately she fails to do that. So Snow decides to enact what is known as the Quarter Quell, the right to make a change to the Hunger Games, which he is allowed to do every 25 years. He decides to hold an edition of the Hunger Games wherein previous winners will compete again. Their mentor Haymitch thinks their best chance to survive is form an alliance with some of the others. They decide to align themselves with Finnick and his…

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89% Tomatometer – “Review on Rotten Tomatoes”:http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/the_hunger_games_catching_fire/ ‘Smart, smoothly directed, and enriched with a deeper exploration of the franchise’s thought-provoking themes, Catching Fire proves a thoroughly compelling second installment in the Hunger Games series.’

Review by Mark Kermode – “The Observer”:http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/nov/24/hunger-games-catching-fire-review, Sunday 24 November 2013

‘Jennifer Lawrence is impressive as the warrior whose public support disturbs the powers that be….Like Katniss, Lawrence has become bigger than the Games themselves, something that makes her very powerful, very dangerous and rather inspirational.’

Details for both Saturday and Thursday screenings are the same! Film starts 8.30pm – free admission Joining us for food – please book ahead

More information here – “Hunger Games: Catching Fire IDMB”:http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1951264/

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