The Hunger Games Madness Begins
Well, The Hunger Games certainly seems poised to occupy Twilight's vacated space in pop culture. The adaptation of the young adult novel was one of the most anticipated movies of the year, and the film version didn't disappoint, nor did the box office numbers. The movie raked in $155 million in its opening weekend alone, and it set new records for a midnight opening and opening day of a nonsequel. The odds, as they say, were ever in their favor.