First artwork for Hunger Games-Mocking Jay Pt 2 released

The Hunger Games is one of the biggest movie franchises in the industry, and it will all come to a thrilling climax at the end of the year. We’re going to see loads of promotional material hit the web, in the build up to the film’s release. So with that in mind, here’s the first poster from Hunger Games-Mocking Jay Pt 2:

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Phillip Seymour Hoffman dies

Terrible news coming out of New York City this morning. Highly acclaimed actor, Phillip Seymour Hoffman has died. His body was discovered earlier and a full investigation is underway. His family released a statement to Entertainment Weekly earlier saying,

“We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Phil and appreciate the outpouring of love and support we have received from everyone,” Hoffman’s family said in a statement. “This is a tragic and sudden loss and we ask that you respect our privacy during this time of grieving. Please keep Phil in your thoughts and prayers.”

RIP Phillip 😦

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Watch: A Long Walk To Freedom, Catching Fire trailers

If this is how the rest of the year in movies is looking, we’re in for a treat. Step aside Man of Steel, we’re ready for the second installment in the Hunger Games franchise. It’s called Catching Fire and it’s set to hit the big screen towards the end of the year. You can watch the trailer by clicking on the link below, and while you’re at it… Check out the trailer for A Long Walk To Freedom, which is a story about former South African president, Nelson Mandela. The film stars Idris Elba in the lead role. Naomi Harris, Terry Pheto, Atandwa Kani and a whole host of other big names will grace the big screens. Check out the trailer below:

Catching Fire trailer:

http://movies.yahoo.com/video/hunger-games-catching-fire-trailer-021017530.html

2012 MTV Movie Awards winners

Movie of the Year
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1

Best Male Performance
Josh Hutcherson, “The Hunger Games

Best Female Performance
Jennifer Lawrence, “The Hunger Games”

Best Comedic Performance
Melissa McCarthy, “Bridesmaids”

Breakthrough Performance
Shailene Woodley, “The Descendants”

Best Cast
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2″

Best On-Screen Transformation
Elizabeth Banks, “The Hunger Games”

Best Fight
Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson vs. Alexander Ludwig, “The Hunger Games”

Best Kiss
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1”

Best Gut-Wrenching Performance
“Bridesmaids” (Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McClendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper)

Best On-Screen Dirtbag
Jennifer Aniston, “Horrible Bosses”

Best Music
Party Rock Anthem,” LMFAO (“21 Jump Street”)