Month: December 2014

Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 fulfills expectations despite doubts from fans

The latest installment in the Hunger Games franchise, Mockingjay Part 1, suffers from the filmmakers’ decision to split the source material in two. But the film’s intelligent handling of concepts like war and propaganda, as well as powerful performances from the cast, ensure that Mockingjay Part 1 lives up to high expectations.