1 Actor Josh Hutcherson read the entire trilogy in five days to prepare for his role as Peeta.
Joshis sexy and hardworking enough said!
2 The film holds the record for the fifth-best opening day ever, bringing in a whopping $68.3 million (including $19.7 million for midnight showings).
3 The ‘Hunger Games’ set had 100-degree heat and bears.
4 The cast had a swear jar, and whenever an older cast member would swear in front of a younger star, they had to put money in the jar.
I wonder how much money got into the jar - Ajkloth
Love it! I wonder if Beetee actor swore...
5 Jennifer Lawrence told Dayo Okeniyi that his fly was down while filming the scene where Thresh saves Katness from Clove.
6 The classical story of Theseus is central to The Hunger Games.
... Not Battle Royale
7 Jennifer Lawrence won her first oscar when she was 22, and fell over on her way up to the stage.
That seems like something I'd do, assuming I ever won an oscar.
Wish I was there
8 Panem, the setting for The Hunger Games, takes its name from the Latin phrase ‘panem et circenses’ meaning ‘bread and circuses’.
9 The Cornucopia took 10 weeks to build.
10 Taylor Swift contributed two songs to the soundtrack: “Eyes Open” and “Safe & Sound” featuring The Civil Wars.
Safe and sound is one of my favorite songs. - AnonymousChick
11 When Filming the Spinning Cornucopia (Catching Fire), Jennifer Went Deaf in One Ear for a Week!
12 Jennifer Lawrence Gave Josh Hutcherson a Concussion Trying to Kick Over His Head!