Hunger Games Movie Quotes 

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Updated May 19, 2020 900 votes 180 voters 50.6k views 20 items

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Here are the best 'Hunger Games' quotes, featuring some of the most memorable lines from the blockbuster 2012 film based on Suzanne Collins' bestselling novel of the same name. 'The Hunger Games' book offered up some awesome quotes, and it seems the movie is following suit. What are the best 'Hunger Games' quotes? That's up to you to decide. We've listed some of the most interesting and important quotes from 'The Hunger Games' movie here. See a favorite? Vote it up! 

'The Hunger Games' movie stars Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen, Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark, Liam Hemsworth as Gale Hawthorne, Woody Harrelson as Haymitch Abernathy and Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket. In a nutshell, 'The Hunger Games' is about a group of young people thrown together by their own government to fight to the death... all on live TV. 

So what are the best Hunger Games quotes? This list answers that question with the help of your votes.

For more big movie quotes, check out these lists of the best lines from 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn,' 'The Muppets,' 'In Time,' 'Immortals,' and 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.' We also have a list of shows and movies like The Hunger Games!

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May the Odds
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Effie Trinket: "May the odds be ever in your favor."

This might be the most recognizable quote/saying related to 'The Hunger Games.' And yeah, the odds? Not really in anyone's favor.
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I Volunteer!
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Katniss: "I volunteer! I volunteer as Tribute!"

When Katniss' younger sister, Primrose (Willow Shields), is chosen as the District 12 Hunger Games tribute, big sister steps up in a major way. Katniss doesn't think, she acts: immediately volunteering herself to go in Prim's place. Prim is only 12 years old, and Katniss knows she doesn't have the know-how to have any sort of shot at all of surviving the Games.
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A Good Show
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Gale: "They just want a good show, that's all they want."
Katniss: "There's 24 of us Gale. Only one comes out."

Yes, The Capitol (aka the Evil Government) does want a "good show" - literally. Each year, the Hunger Games are broadcast on live television throughout all 12 Panem Districts. It's like 'X Factor USA,' only with, you know, children killing other children. Yeah okay, it's nothing like 'X Factor.' Never mind.
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Boy With the Bread
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Katniss Everdeen: "I don't want to lose the boy with the bread."

Without giving too much away (in case you haven't seen the movie or read 'The Hunger Games' book yet), Katniss becomes attached to a young boy -- and later in her life, he becomes incredibly important to her survivial.
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