Weekend Openings: 11/22/2013


Jennifer Lawrence gets ready to cap off a big year in her career with the second installment in the Hunger Games trilogy with Catching Fire.  Meanwhile, Vince Vaughn is busy fathering hundreds of children in Delivery Man and Judi Dench and Steven Coogan stir up some emotion in Stephen Frears’ drama, Philomena.  The eternally experimental Michel Gondry turns out an animated documentary about Noam Chomsky.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Language: English
Rating: PG-13
Genre: Action/Adventure/Sci-Fi
Director: Francis Lawrence
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth

Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the 74th Hunger Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem.

Oscar Potential: Maybe in some of the technical categories?