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VIDEO: Your weekend movies... Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

WHICH NEW MOVIE release is worth the price of a cinema ticket this weekend?

We’re here to help you decide just that, with these trailers.

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

(Movieclips trailers/YouTube)

For fans of: Jennifer ‘luminous’ Lawrence

Avoid if: The thought of kids fighting to the death frightens you

Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) are back for the second Hunger Games installment. Now that they are winners, they must take a “victors’ tour”, but Katniss smells rebellion as the 75th Hunger Games get underway.

  • RottenTomatoes.com critics rating: 93 per cent. Audience rating: 99 per cent want to see.

The Family

(joblomovienetwork /YouTube)

For fans of: Older de Niro

Avoid if: You’re more of a Godfather fan

A Mafia family get sent to live in France under witness protection after the dad (Robert de Niro, natch) snitches on his pals. But it turns out that transplanting them to a new country won’t change the parents – or the childrens’ – true natures.

Blue is the Warmest Colour

(Film Festivals/YouTube)

For fans of: Love, lust

Avoid if: You’re on a first date

A young French teenage girl falls for an older female student, experiencing the thrills and fumbles of first love. We follow them over the period of a decade and see their relationship up close. Up very close.

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