Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Future Of Film
The 100 Greatest Video Games
Robin Williams: The Big Interview
Kevin Feige:
My Movie Life

The Marvel supremo's pick of the flicks
Subscribe: Get 6 Issues For £15
Get Empire magazine today and save money!
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
New The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Stills
Katniss and co are ready for action
New Teaser Poster For The Imitation Game Arrives Online
Cumberbatch's Turing adjusts his valves
Sony Wants Channing Tatum Struck By Genius
The story of a real-life brain mystery
New Interstellar Poster Lands
Matthew McConaughey looks to the stars
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
TODAY
New The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Stills
Katniss and co are ready for action
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
Big Hero 6
13 February 2015
The Riot Club
19 September 2014
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
A Most Wanted Man (2014)
Empire Star Rating
God’s Pocket
Empire Star Rating
Transformers: Age Of Extinction (2014)
Empire Star Rating
X-Men: Days Of Future Past (2014)
Empire Star Rating
The Quiet Ones (2014)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Final Trailer For The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
'Would you like to be in a real war?'

28 October 2013  |  Written by James White  

submit to reddit

The film itself is now less than a month from release, so here comes what is being touted as the final big push in the marketing campaign for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire: the latest trailer.

This time, the story kicks off shortly after Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) have “won” – or more accurately, survived – the brutal Hunger Games imposed by the Capitol on the rest of the districts.

Katniss has returned home safe after the 74th Annual Games, along with Peeta. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow (Donald Sutherland) prepares the 75th Annual Games (The Quarter Quell) – a competition that could change Panem forever. Peeta and Katniss will be forced back into the Arena for a challenge that sees them going up against other previous winners…

With Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Sam Claflin, Woody Harrelson, Stanley Tucci, Jena Malone, Willow Shields and Philip Seymour Hoffman among the cast, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is out on November 21.

As a reminder, you only have a few days left to find the current issue of Empire in shops, which features more on the film, though it will still be available on the iPad and Android versions.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Ridley Scott Talks Exodus, Prometheus 2 And Blade Runner 2
On parting The Red Sea and more...
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script

Your Comments

Looks awesome!
As a massive fan of the books, the first one was a bit of a disappointment. The trailer for "Catching Fire" actually has me more excited than, what I personally thought, was the weakest book of the series. The special effects look awesome. The arena and its "inhabitants" look true to the novel. Bring it on! More

Posted by oldstuff at 08:05 on 31 October 2013 | Report This Post

Meh
Looks bollocks like the first film More

Posted by paulmitchell at 16:34 on 28 October 2013 | Report This Post

Looks even better
You can tell that the budget has boosted the quality of the effects since the first film. For anyone who hasn't read the books I'd say skip this trailer because it shows footage from the games unlike previous trailers. Looks bloody epic though! More

Posted by Butlerbert at 16:11 on 28 October 2013 | Report This Post

May the odds be ever in your favour...
I am so excited to see this; I went to the first one not knowing much about it and absolutely loved it (as I have every time I've watched it since) so went on to read all the books which, although are probably aimed at people a fair bit younger than me, are fantastic & incredibly gripping. Having read Catching Fire I think this may very well be even better than the first film, especially as Jennifer Lawrence is the perfect Katniss to carry this franchise from strength to strength. More

Posted by KatieMarie88 at 13:50 on 28 October 2013 | Report This Post

Stick to this
Have to say, the first film was good but not fully memorable, the campaign for this for me has been a little dry and didn't fill me with excitement but this is a good trailer. The sort of trailer we need and had in times past. Too many trailers give too much away but this makes the film seem really strong. If this was all I'd seen then I'd have bought my ticket. As it's not I'm not sure I will. More

Posted by pgmark at 12:45 on 28 October 2013 | Report This Post

AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH
Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh oh my god. can't form normal words. this is the best final trailer for the most highly anticipated film for me this year. 24 days is too long a wait :( More

Posted by megank13 at 06:37 on 28 October 2013 | Report This Post

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
The Future Of Film: Cinema Will Cross The Uncanny Valley
The future of VFX, from believable digital humans to underwater mocap

The Future Of Film: There Will Be Another Indie Golden Age
Independent producers are growing from micro-budgets to something a lot bigger

Empire's Epic Interstellar Subscribers' Cover
The countdown begins to Christopher Nolan's sci-fi masterpiece

The Future Of Film: Your Favourite Movie WIll Be Crowdfunded
Click here to donate

The Empire Podcast #128: Interviews With Sir Roger Moore And George MacKay
Plus we say goodbye to Richard Kiel and the British Expendables are assembled...

Shut Up, World! Gary Busey Is Talking!
Strap yourselves in and meet a true Hollywood original.

Classic Feature: Gods Among Us - Paul Newman
A cat so cool he makes Steve McQueen look geeky.

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 6 Issues Of Empire For Only £15!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 6 issues of Empire for just £15!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)