‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay II’

1444226756-movies-the-hunger-games-mockingjay-part-2-posterThankfully, this tetralogy is now consigned to history.

A strong launch back in 2012 with Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen has gradually become a diluted confusion of adventure and thrills along with social and sexual political messages.

The decision to split the final book into two was controversial enough – especially when Part I was little more than a series of inner-city and underground battles, all seemingly filmed in monotone greys.

And whilst Part II is a little better,  that’s not saying a great deal. And just how many endings can a film have? There were a couple of obvious spots to end the saga – but the film (and I therefore assume the book) just kept going on and on and on and on….

Rating: 39%


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