She takes Gale to her mother's house, where she tries her best to heal his wounds. Like Katniss, the other tributes are protecting Peeta. The following are noted differences between the original book and. At the reaping, Katniss and Haymitch are reaped by chaperon Effie Trinket. Plutarch has for years been part of a secret rebel group, and many of the tributes were involved in a plot to bring down the force field around the island so they could escape. She learns from Haymitch and the Head Gamekeeper Plutarch Heavensbee that there has been a plan all along among several tributes to extract her from the arena, because she has become the living symbol of the rebellion, which is not revealed to her lest she is captured for information. Beetee the very intelligent tribute pointed out the tiny, barely visible square that denotes the existence of a force field.
People drink at Capitol parties, and one Capitol partier offers Peeta a drink that will make him vomit so he can keep eating. Katniss is temporarily paralyzed by the shock, and as she lays motionless on the ground, a hovercraft drops down a basket to pick her up. In , Katniss is told that Cinna is believed to have been killed during interrogation. It's great that the lines were shorter and that you got to be around other fans anyway, even with the decreased camaraderie. Enraged for the failure to rescue Peeta, she brutally attacks Haymitch. Later, twelve bells toll and a lightning storm begins a distance away.
If while watching the movie, Catching Fire Hunger Games 2 , you found yourself lost or scratching your head at certain points, then reading this hub will shine some much needed light on events that happened in the movie. One day she slips into the woods to visit her pond and she is met by a Peacekeeper, who shows her a cracker with the image of a mockingbird on it, similar to the watch the Head Gamesmaker showed her. Production officially began on September 10, 2012 and concluded on December 21, 2012. Parents need to know that The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is the second installment in the trilogy. Their mentor, Haymitch Abernathy, informs Katniss and Peeta that they must display their relationship for the remainder of their lives. Katniss is devastated, but unable to stop them. Katniss and Peeta visit Rue and Thresh's district and make statements of support to the late tributes' families.
This may have been done for rating reasons, not to mention it would've made Katniss look bad in the eyes of the audience that is. Plutarch then proposes an idea to make the Capitol still win, revealing that the idea to use the Victors in the 75th Hunger Games was his idea. I found myself teary-eyed a lot in the beginning of the film as Katniss and Peeta go on their victory tour, desperate to prove to President Snow that they do not want riots in the districts. When it is time for Peeta's interview, he reveals falsely that Katniss is pregnant, which incites an overwhelming reaction from the public to cancel the game; however, President Snow orders that the game proceed anyway. He instructs Johanna and Katniss to lay the wire down through the jungle from the tree to the beach. Unfortunately, Haymitch is picked, and can do nothing to stop Peeta, who wants to protect Katniss, from volunteering. His gaze softens, as he offers her a tight smile.
However, Johanna suddenly attacks Katniss, but cuts the tracker out of her arm and smears blood on her neck. The book was first published on September 1, 2009, by , in hardcover, and was later released in and format. He altered her wedding dress so that it would completely burn away what President Snow had personally requested her to wear and replaced it with a black, mockingjay dress, the very symbol of rebellion. He announces Panem's third Quarter Quell, a version of the Hunger Games every 25 years that contains a special provision: all tributes are selected from the existing pool of victors. She even utters censored profanity. That evening, Snow devises a different strategy; if Katniss refuses to play by his rules, he will get rid of her by other means.
The person responsible for creating the arena for the Hunger Games to take place is called the Head Gamemaker. But when menacing President Snow visits Katniss at home, she threatens the well-being of everyone she loves, including best friend Gale , if she doesn't make everyone believe she and Peeta are deliriously in love during a Victory Tour of the Districts. The more interesting the next jam, the more excited fans will be to get their hands on the third book. Red helps him through the Victory Tour and eventually also how to be a Mentor to the new Tributes. Katniss attacks Haymitch, feeling he used her and Peeta. At home a jealous Gale awaits, a far to grown Prim, and a violation no one should go through. Wiress and Beetee, during training, mention seeing the glitch in the force field, hence, albeit late, her warning to Peeta before striking the force field in the arena.
In the arena, water spreads out in every direction, surrounding a little island that houses the Cornucopia. Katniss learns of Beetee's plan to harness lightning in order to electrocute the two surviving Careers from District 2. Katniss, Finnick, and Peeta are covered in boils after being exposed to a poisonous fog. Twill tells her that each time a clip of 13's burned-out Justice Building is broadcast, a mockingjay flies through the shot in the upper right-hand corner. By nightfall, two-thirds of the tributes have died in the first 36 hours of the Games. The final bombshell of the book is that Katniss' home district has been thoroughly destroyed.
She and Haymitch determine that they will ensure Peeta's survival during the Quell. Later, a poisonous fog envelops them causing blisters and damage to their nervous systems. Do you think the book and the movie are appropriate for different age-groups? Although the is extremely popular with tweens and even younger elementary-school readers, the movie may be too dark and violent for even mature tween readers. Archived from on July 2, 2012. Katniss later learns that Districts 3 and 4 also attempt to start an uprising against the Capitol when her prep team, who returned to District 12 to prepare her for her upcoming wedding, talked about the recent shortages of several goods from some districts. We thought the on a cliffhanger, but this one — yeesh.
What are her views on love, marriage, and kids, and how are they tied to the unimaginably dire circumstances she endures? At 9 o'clock, Beetee weaves the wire around the trunk. Katniss is drawn to and , smart, odd victors from District 8 and 80-year old volunteer from 4. As fireworks and explosions go off around her, Katniss is retrieved by a hovercraft and strapped into a hospital bed. Katniss refuses to eat or talk to anyone until Gale shows up. Her hunting partner and best friend Hawthorne now works in the coalmines. When Katniss awakens, Gale is beside her.