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Box Office: MOCKINGJAY remains on top in pre-STAR WARS weekend

In the final weekend before the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (likely to become one of the biggest film releases in history), Lionsgate’s The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 to topped the box office for a fourth straight weekend. Mockingjay – Part 2 added $11.3 million its fourth weekend to bring its domestic total to $244.5 million. Internationally, the film earned $15.4 million for an overseas total of $320.1 million and worldwide sum of $564.6 million. The first film in the franchise made $694 million worldwide. The second installment, Catching Fire, is still the best performer with $865 million, while last year’s Mockingjay – Part 1 took in $755.4 million worldwide.

Box Office: MOCKINGJAY, THE GOOD DINOSAUR win Thanksgiving

The box office experienced a bump as the Thanksgiving weekend saw three movies gross more than $40 million over the five-day extended weekend, although Lionsgate’s The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 still dominated over all of them with an additional $75.8 million and $51.6 million over the three-day weekend, down 50% from its opening.

Box Office: MOCKINGJAY PART 2 opens with franchise low of $101m

Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Donald Sutherland and Philip Seymour Hoffman, the fourth and final chapter of The Hunger Games franchise grossed $16 million in Thursday previews which was added into its $46 million opening day. It’s estimated to have grossed $101 million as of Sunday morning in 4,175 theaters, or $24,198 per theater. That is the lowest opening for the franchise by nearly $20 million and only the fifth-highest opening of the year.

MOCKINGJAY PART 2 final trailer arrives!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Peter Craig and Danny Strong and features a cast that also includes Academy Award-winner Jennifer Lawrence, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone with Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland reprising their original roles from The Hunger Games and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 2 final poster revealed!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Peter Craig and Danny Strong and features a cast that also includes Academy Award-winner Jennifer Lawrence, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone with Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland reprising their original roles from The Hunger Games and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

MOCKINGJAY PART 2 reveals a one-sheet poster

The blockbuster Hunger Games franchise has taken audiences by storm around the world, grossing more than $2.2 billion at the global box office. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 now brings the franchise to its powerful final chapter in which Katniss Everdeen [Jennifer Lawrence] realizes the stakes are no longer just for survival – they are for the future.