Top 7 The Hunger Games Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Hunger Games facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Hunger Games film message.

When Katniss is hallucinating/remembering we see all the coal miners have her father's face (sorry for the quality)
When Katniss is hallucinating/remembering we see all the coal miners have her father's face (sorry for the quality)
Beetee used some of the wire from his spoil to hold his glasses on during the games
Beetee used some of the wire from his spoil to hold his glasses on during the games

The Hunger Games Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. The movie changes from widescreen cinematic to 16:9 full resolution when Katniss enters the arena, to make it seem more surreal

The Hunger Games Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - When Katniss and Peeta are about to face the crowd they enter a tunnel labeled PDL-736. This is a reference to a night club the cast went to while filming in Atlanta, located at 736 Ponce De Leon Ave.
    When Katniss and Peeta are about to face the crowd they enter a tunnel labeled PDL-736. This is a reference to a night club the cast went to while filming in Atlanta, located at 736 Ponce De Leon Ave.

The Hunger Games Hidden Details

Before Katniss is assessed she is given a 23-1 chance of winning the games. Her stats are shown on the bottom right of an electronic billboard briefly.

The screen transitions from letterbox to full as the games begin

The Hunger Games poster
The Hunger Games poster

The Hunger Games Plot

Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Hunger Games. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Gary Ross
Stars Stanley Tucci, Wes Bentley, Jennifer Lawrence, Willow Shields
IMDB score 7.2