The Hunger Games (2012) Movie poster and book cover compared.

The Hunger Games

Gary Ross, 2012

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The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins, 2008

The Hunger Games is a movie directed by Gary Ross in 2012 and based on the book of the same name by Suzanne Collins, first published in 2008. The movie features Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Stanley Tucci, Wes Bentley, Willow Shields, and others.

What users say

“The book is better than the movie”

But the movie is worth watching.

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RATING

7.2

/ 10

Movie Poster: The Hunger Games (Gary Ross, 2012)

8.6

/ 10

Book Cover: The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins, 2008)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Hunger Games, the 2008 book by Suzanne Collins.

The Hunger Games

Read by: Tatiana Maslany

Storyline

The nation of Panem is divided into 12 districts, ruled from the Capitol. As punishment for a failed revolt, each district is forced to select two tributes, one boy and one girl between the ages of 12 and 18, to fight to the death in the annual Hunger Games until there is only one survivor.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Hunger Games, the 2012 movie by Gary Ross

Year

2012

Minutes

142

Movie Rate

7.20

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Hunger Games

Country: USA

Year: 2012

Length: 2h22m

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Cover of The Hunger Games, the 2008 book by Suzanne Collins

Year

2008

Pages

374

Book Rate

8.66

S: Goodreads

Book

The Hunger Games

Country: USA

First published in: 2008

Length: 374 pages

Genre: Fiction

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User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of The Hunger Games, the 2012 movie by Gary Ross

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Cover of The Hunger Games, the 2008 book by Suzanne Collins

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11 VOTES

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movie

IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of The Hunger Games, the 2012 movie by Gary Ross

WATCH

Yes

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22% No

14 votes

4 votes

book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of The Hunger Games, the 2008 book by Suzanne Collins

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25% No

12 votes

4 votes

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