Hunger Games

This publicity photo released by Lionsgate shows Jennifer Lawrence, left, as Katniss Everdeen and Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark in a scene from the film, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." (AP Photo/Lionsgate, Murray Close)

‘Catching Fire’ ablaze at box office with $135M

Lionsgate’s “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” has grossed $70.5 million domestically and $64 million internationally, bringing its total to $135 million, the studio reported on Saturday. Numbers were from Friday’s opening day, but includes some scattered […]

11/23/2013

Elizabeth Banks, Liam Hemsworth, Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson attend the LA premiere of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

700 fans camp out for ‘Catching Fire’ premiere

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest “Hunger Games” are yet to begin, but the fans have already arrived in force. Seven hundred fans of the popular book trilogy spent the weekend camped out on the […]

11/19/2013

Playing hooky not just for Ferris Bueller (audio)

In the past year, 30 percent of workers have called in sick when not actually ill, keeping on par with previous years. Sick days, legitimate or otherwise, also become more frequent around the winter holidays, […]

10/16/2012

NBC: Archery becoming a phenomenon

(AP) – Archery is the new curling. NBC said Thursday that during the first few days of its Olympics coverage, archery was the most popular sport of any that it aired on its cable networks […]

08/02/2012

'Hunger Games' finales set for 2014, 2015 release

(AP) – The final book in “The Hunger Games” trilogy is coming to the big-screen in two parts starting in 2014. Lionsgate Films announced Tuesday that “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1″ will be released […]

07/10/2012