Bestselling Novel The Hunger Game adapted into Movie
The trend in Hollywood to make movies from the bestseller novel has proved to be very profitable. Harry Potter, Twilight were diamonds. Latest addition in this list is Hunger Game.
- New York, NY (1888PressRelease) March 09, 2012 - Hollywood, from many years has been converting bestselling novels into movies. Some were adapted very well other turn out to be disaster. But all in all Hollywood has produced many blockbusters through this method. The Da Vinci Code, Pride and Prejudice, A Walk To Remember, Notebook etc. A Room With A View, till now, is considered to be the best adaptation of the novel written by E. M. Forster, went on to win the Oscars award. The Godfather, Sense and Sensitivity, Brokeback Mountain are some of the notable names in the long list. They are all critically acclaimed and commercially hit as well.
From last six seven years Hollywood has struck gold through this method. Harry Potter, Twilight series movies has done exceptionally well, beyond the expectation of everyone. Harry Potter novel written by J.K. Rowling has seven books in the series and all of the them were record breaker chart-busters. The film producer David Heyman's after reading the first book decided to adapt the novel into a movie and Harry Potter turn out to be the most successful cinematic franchise of all time. Harry Potter's eight movie series earned around seven billion dollars.
Similar is the story of The Twilight Saga. Written by Stephenie Meyer, Twilight is an unusual love story of a Vampire and a human girl. The novel was an instant hit among all age group and set many records. Summit Entertainment took the rights for picturing the novel and results were mind-blowing. Till now the four movies of Twilight franchise has earned approx 2 billion dollars and last movie is set to release next year.
Very soon on 23rd March 2012, another fantasy novel turned movie will be hitting the silver screen. We are talking about The Hunger Game. It is based on the novel The Hunger Game by Suzanne Collins. There are total three books in Hunger Games series in which first book has been converted into the movie and will be releasing soon in March. Just like Harry Potter and Twilight, Hunger Game Trilogy is also a bestseller and has huge number of fans all across the world. Hunger Game is also expected to be a blockbuster.
So what is the reason behind this success. These are all fantasy novels which captures the imagination of readers if they are very well written and strong plot. This was true in case of all the above mention three novels. Harry Potter, Twilight, Hunger Games have very strong fan base. People live, eat and sleep in the thoughts of their favorite characters. When these fantasy novels takes the form of movies they became instant hit. But good adaptation and keeping to the story of the novel up-to the satisfaction of the fans is also key to the success of the movie.
Lionsgate under whose banner The Hunger Game is produced has left no stone unturned to ensure the success of the movie. Lionsgate has planned to release the first official trailer of Breaking Dawn Part 2 with the movie the Hunger Game. Thus bringing under one roof the crazy die-hard fans of both Hunger Games and Twilight. Will Hunger Game join the Harry Potter and Twilight club is something future will tell. Keeping it aside lets get ready to watch the action of The Hunger Game and Breaking Dawn Part 2 Trailer all in one. Know more about the Hunger Game Novel.