The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

Released: November 22, 2013. Directed by: Francis Lawrence. Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth. Runtime: 146 min. If you don't feel like reading this 11-paragraph review, the most hyperbolic sentence is probably: "This is immensely enjoyable and one of the year's strongest films." It's impressive when big blockbuster sequels can improve over their predecessor [...]