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"The Hunger Games" Gets A Full Trailer... And I Still Have No Interest In Seeing The Flick

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act November 14, 2011 at 11:03AM

I'm probably in the minority when I say I have so little interest in seeing this. I've seen enough of these broadly-categorized "white teenager in mythical worlds adventure" flicks; I saw the last 2 Harry Potter movies, and I've had my fill for awhile.
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I'm probably in the minority when I say I have so little interest in seeing this. I've seen enough of these broadly-categorized "white teenager in mythical worlds adventure" flicks; I saw the last 2 Harry Potter movies, and I've had my fill for awhile.

And before anyone jumps on me, no, I'm not implying that Harry Potter = The Hunger Games. But I'd put both of them under the 

"white teenager

 in mythical worlds

adventure" flicks category; or "teenagers 

in mythical worlds 

adventure flicks starring white young men and/or women," sometimes even if the characters weren't originally written as Caucasian. 

Akira's next...

Will I see The Hunger Games when it's out? Likely, though it'll probably be at a press screening, meaning I won't have to pay to see it :)

But don't let me ruin your anticipation for it. 

Of note, 

Lenny Kravitz,  Dayo Okeniyi and Amandla Stenberg all have roles in this; in the trailer below - released this morning - you'll get quick glances at Kravitz as " Cinna  ," and Amandla as "Rue."

The Hunger Games will be in theaters March 23, 2012.

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