Ian's Movie Reviews
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Posts Tagged ‘mockingjay

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

April 10, 2016

And so the Hunger Games series which arrived with a bang, leaves with a whimper.  The second half of the third book, split into two purely for financial reasons not story reasons, is a slight improvement over the numb first half, but I still can’t say I liked it.   The story dragged, the emotional connections […]

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

March 29, 2015

Okay, lets talk.  We need to chat about book adaptations.  I confess there was a time when being faithful to the source material was important to me.  I remember having a number of nitpicks when the Lord of the Rings trilogy came out, for example.  But over time, the movie fan in me has grown […]