Part 1 of Suzanne Collins’ Trilogy Vs. the Jennifer Lawrence Megahit Film
TheBook Vs. Movie podcast finally takes on the Suzanne Collins’ classic 2008 novel The Hunger Games and compare it to the 2012 movie--both smash hits. We were a little scared to take this on as the trilogy as it has someveryfervent fans. But the Margos are as fearless as a tribute from District 12 so we grab our bow & arrow and take aim at each work of art.
What are the differences between the two? Which did the Margos like better? Click the link below to find out.
In this episode we discuss:
The popularity of the trilogy
The casting of all of the leads
How Suzanne Collins adapted her book to screen
Why dystopian novels are all the rage
Our favorite scenes from the book and how well the movie captured them.
The Hunger GamesTV trailer
Katniss volunteers to tribute
Katniss declares her 'love" for Peeta
Outro Music:“The Hunger Gamesby Simon & James Newton Howard