And Malone as Johanna is really wonderful. Katniss asks about her mother and Prim, and Gale says they are safe that he got them out in time. Warning: this hub contains spoilers! GradeSaver, 30 May 2013 Web. Everyone else salutes Katniss, using the same gesture that she used to say farewell to Rue. They plan to reach District 13, hoping the Capitol's story that it was completely destroyed during the first rebellion is not true, and that its remaining residents survive in underground shelters. More 'Peacekeepers' are placed in districts to diminish any hope that the citizens started to have after the last Hunger Games. At any rate, I saw it at midnight and enjoyed being surrounded by fans as we were all, once again, captivated by this world.
Hoping to placate President Snow, Peeta proposes to Katniss during a televised interview in the Capitol. In the film, on Thresh's family members' podium, two people are shown presumably his parents. Days later Katniss watches a television special which features her wedding dress photo shoot and reveals who will be participating in the Quarter Quell, which is held every twenty-five years. As above, this was likely done due to avoid an R-rating, while the fact it caused swelling instead of necrosis in the film would've caused a naturally quicker death. It is during this time Katniss and Peeta realize Haymitch has lied to them, by telling each that they must sacrifice themselves to save the other. Please note: Try to organize changes by section and present them in close to chronological order.
In the film, she is punched by the Peacekeeper receiving a small cut , whipped once on the back and held at gunpoint before Haymitch appears. Tributes must understand they are here for the people of the Capital and only for them. However, Johanna suddenly attacks Katniss, but cuts the tracker out of her arm and smears blood on her neck. Peeta helps Katniss deal with her feelings of leaving her family and Gale behind without saying good-bye. During the personal interviews with Caesar Flickerman, Katniss wears a wedding dress as ordered to by President Snow. This may have been done for timing concerns, or perhaps in the film Katniss correctly guessed it's purpose given that they were thirsty and Haymitch naturally would've had a sponsor sent them that.
She does her best to keep up appearances on the Victory Tour, but understands she may have to resort to marrying Peeta or run away. As expected, Peeta volunteers for Haymitch and he and Katniss head to the Capitol again - this time without getting to say goodbye to their families. In the jungle, Peeta is knocked out when he touches the nearly invisible enclosing the circular arena, and Finnick manages to revive him. I've also heard that the secondary characters were well-developed, and I'm so excited to see Johanna come to life on screen. Katniss is drawn to and , smart, odd victors from District 8 and 80-year old volunteer from 4. Snow demands that she must convince the people on the tour that she was acting out of love for Peeta, not against the Capitol, or else her entire family and her best friend Hawthorn will be executed. Katniss is devastated, but unable to stop them.
In the film, they put up a small fight, but stop when the others do indeed find their insistence suspicious. Basically, the one winning survivor of the Hunger Games in this case, the two survivors has to tour all 12 districts and each district has to be welcoming and seem cheerful, even though they are cheering on the individual who probably killed the child from their district. Katniss shows once again she is willing to do whatever it takes, to try to save those she loves from danger. Katniss later learns that Districts 3 and 4 also attempt to start an uprising against the Capitol when her prep team, who returned to District 12 to prepare her for her upcoming wedding, talked about the recent shortages of several goods from some districts. In the jungle, Katniss discovers a force field, but she is too late to warn Peeta, who is knocked unconscious by it.
She goes to another department instead of leaving the train. He explains that her approach to ending the last Hunger Games, where she and Peeta attempted a suicide pact after learning they could not both survive, inspired rebellions in the districts. Several of the other tributes were in on the plan. The new Head Gamemaker is Plutarch Heavensbee played by the late Philip Seymour Hoffman. Katniss and Peeta join up with , a strikingly handsome 24-year-old from District 4 who won his Games ten years prior, who indirectly tells her that Haymitch arranged him to be her ally, and , Finnick's 80-year-old mentor.
In her last waking moment, she notices an aircraft entering and picking her up. Over the next few days, District 12 becomes a police state. She awakens in an aircraft with an unconscious Beetee. Will President Snow triumph or will the rebellion finally overthrow the power of The Capitol for once and for all? Yet there is unrest in the Districts. Snow hopes that Katniss will kill and betray as many other tributes as possible to stay alive, and thereby make herself unpopular. Other themes in the book include morality, obedience, sacrifice, redemption, love, and law. The pink sky is a force field dome surrounding the arena.
Katniss falls and Mags sacrifices herself by walking into the fog. Beetee comes up with a plan to eliminate two of the tributes. Trouble is brewing in the districts, and Katniss is stroking the flames, whether she means to or not. Katniss is so angry because her plan the entire time was to die in the arena so that Peeta could get out alive. What are her views on love, marriage, and kids, and how are they tied to the unimaginably dire circumstances she endures? Take the poll to see how your predictions match against others.
As the sequel to the 2008 bestseller , it continues the story of and the nation of. President Snow visits Katniss and orders her to convince him and the country she is in love with Peeta or he will kill Gale. They need to do something. Peeta knows Johanna's trying to intimidate them, but maybe there's a method to her madness. Katniss reveals this threat to her mentor, Haymitch Abernathy, but not to Peeta. Let's do a little recap of the end of Catching Fire, just so you can see how Collins achieves this total exciting cliffhanger ending: Just as Katniss has escaped the arena and the clutches of the Capitol, Peeta has fallen into them. Katniss plans to sacrifice her own life to save Peeta's.
Peeta in turn wants to do the same for Katniss; he's kind and giving. And boy are there rebels — way more than Katniss had anticipated. Katniss feels betrayed by Haymitch; he left Katniss and Peeta in the dark about the whole plan and now Peeta is in the Capitol's hands along with Johanna and Enobaria. How is President Snow a totalitarian ruler? Many people might not have understood why the peacemakers bombarded the room just before Katniss got sent into the arena and severely beat her stylist, Cinna Lenny Kravitz. Wiress is killed and the allies kill.