Katniss Everdeen reluctantly leads the districts of Panem in a rebellion against the tyrannical and corrupt Capitol. As the war that will determine the fate of Panem escalates to the point of destruction of the other districts by the Capitol, Katniss must decide for herself who she can trust and what needs to be done, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.
Character Error Plutarch tells Effie she isn't a prisoner, and is free to join District 13. How has Effie been eating if she has stayed in her cubicle the whole time? You can only eat in 13 in the common dining halls.
Character Error Gale claimed that District 12 was completely destroyed and no longer exists. Yet the "Victor's Village" houses (including where Katniss and her family moved to following her victory in the Hunger Games) are more or less unscathed and untouched.
Continuity After Katniss takes down the bomber with an incendiary arrow, in the next shot she still has the full complement of arrows in her quiver.
Continuity When Plutarch Heavensbee is first introduced he is sitting down, but in the next shot he is standing again ready to greet Katniss.
Continuity When she is shooting her first propo, Katniss already had her new bow. But in the next scene, Beetee is just giving it to her and she clearly has not seen it before.
Miscellaneous As they walk among the rubble of Katniss' district, you can see the fake concrete pieces move around like the Styrofoam they are made up.
Revealing Mistakes On being dropped off to visit the hospital, the away team duck and cover from the downdraft of the departing aircraft which, being CGI, barely disturbs their hair.
Highest grossing movie of 2014, with a collection of 333.2 Million USD.
Philip Seymour Hoffman, who plays Plutarch Heavensbee, tragically died with one week of filming left. Due to the fact that the majority of his scenes for the final two movies were already filmed, the role was not re-cast, but finished with a combination of re-writes, camera tricks and digital special effects.
In an attempt to prevent spoilers and keep secrecy, the working title of the project while filming was "Seashore".
Dedicated to Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died a week before filming ended. The majority of his scenes for the final two movies was already been filmed.
Jennifer Lawrence sung "The Hanging Tree" segment and this song went #1 worldwide on the iTunes Sales Chart.
The dog wandering in District 12 is Donald Sutherland's dog, Biggles.
First film in the series to be shot digitally.
With the first movie weighing in at 2 hours and 22 minutes and the second at 2 hours and 26 minutes, this is the shortest Hunger Games movie to date with just 2 hours and 3 minutes of running time.
The first movie poster in the series which doesn't feature Katniss aiming her arrow.
This is the only movie out of the four not to be released in IMAX.
Jennifer Lawrence almost choked on fog from a fog machine during filming.
The word "Mockingjay" is said about 20 times.
First film to not include a kiss between Katniss and Peeta.
Natalie Dormer actually shaved half of her hair when she played the role of Cressida.
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