The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is a 2013 American dystopian science fiction adventure film based on Suzanne Collins' dystopian novel, Catching Fire (2009), the second installment in The Hunger Games trilogy. The film is the sequel to The Hunger Games (2012) and the second installment in The Hunger Games film series, produced by Nina Jacobson and Jon Kilik, and distributed by Lionsgate. Francis Lawrence directed the film, with a screenplay by Simon Beaufoy and Michael Arndt. Adding to the existing cast, the supporting cast was filled out with Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Jena Malone, Sam Claflin, Lynn Cohen, Amanda Plummer, Alan Ritchson, and Meta Golding. Filming began on September 10, 2012, in Atlanta, Georgia, before moving to Hawaii. The plot of Catching Fire takes place a few months after the previous installment; Katniss Everdeen and fellow District 12 tribute Peeta Mellark have returned home safely after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games. Throughout the story, Katniss senses that a rebellion against the oppressive Capitol is simmering throughout the districts. Wikipedia
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films based on novels, American drama films, Universal Pictures films, Sequel films, Dystopian films, American science fiction films, Films set in the United States and Films shot anamorphically.
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Peeta Mellark: Katniss, I don't know what kind of deals you made with Haymitch, but he made me promises too. (Pulls off the necklace around his neck) Peeta Mellark: If you die, and I live, I'd have nothing. Nobody else that I care about. Katniss Everdeen: Peeta. Peeta Mellark: It's different for you. Your family needs you. (Opens locket to see three pictures - Gale, Prim, and her Mother) Peeta Mellark: You have to live. For them. Katniss Everdeen: What about you? Peeta Mellark: Nobody needs me. Katniss Everdeen: I do. I need you.