Friday, April 29, 2011

Hunger Games casting

More casting for Hunger Games has been revealed.  Here are my thoughts on some of the casting.

Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket.  I think she'll be a good Effie.

Thresh and Rue.  Little Rue!  I have no idea who this actress is but she is adorable.

Peeta and Gale.  I'm not sure how I feel about this.  You get this idea of a character in your head and it's hard to let go of that.  Maybe they'll both be great but when I look at Josh Hutcherson all I see is the kid from Bridge to Terabithia.  I was pulling for Hunter Parrish like most people.

I won't get into Jennifer Lawrence being cast as Katniss.  She seems like a good actress but I don't think she's right for the part.  She looks too old and not at all how Katniss is described.

I'm worried this movie is going to suck.  I love the books so much and I'll be so upset if the movie is horrible.

4 comments:

  1. Oh, see, I have lots of faith in Jennifer Lawrence.

    But I agree - I will be mega sad if these movies suck.

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  3. Acting wise I'm sure she will be fine.

    Maybe once they dye her hair she'll look more Katniss like.

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  4. That's the thing, you know they'll dye it.

    And also everyone lost their shit about Rooney Mara looking oh-so-delicate but once hair & makeup got their hands on her? Those first press shots looked AMAZING. Of course, I had all sorts of other feelings on that subject that I go on about forever and ever.

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