Movies I Saw For the First Time in 2013 (135 movies items)
I'll admit, I was quick to judge The Hunger Games sight unseen. I thought, "This is totally Battle Royale, and I just don't think I need to a neutered Battle Royale aimed at teens. Well, turns out it's not completely Battle Royale. There's actually very little about The Hunger Games that's original. It's one of those stories that dips it's fingers into a bunch of different pots, including Battle Royale, and combines it all to create a plate of its own. That plate is not just edible,"