LIONSGATE TO UNVEIL THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE WITH WORLD PREMIERE IN LONDON ON
Announcement Starts 100-Day Countdown to Film’s Releasein Theatres Around The World on Santa Monica, CA and London, UK – With 100 days and counting until the worldwide launch of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the second installment of Lionsgate’s global blockbuster Hunger Gamesfranchise, the Company announced today that it will host a Catching Fire world premiere in London on .
Catching Fire will open day-and-date with its domestic release in nearly every major international territory. The firstHunger Games film was the 13th highest-grossing North American release of all time on its way to generating nearly $700 million at the worldwide box office.
This is....sort of weird, right? I know there are Hunger Games fans all over the world, but this is an American franchise set in North America with mostly American actors, so why is the World Premiere in London?
What do you guys think about this?