With its strong-willed heroine, high-stakes competitions, and richly imagined world, The Hunger Games series was a box-office smash. If you're feeling Panem withdrawal, this list is full of suggestions of what to watch after The Hunger Games. There are plenty of movies and TV shows that are similar to the series, featuring heroic characters making life-or-death choices. Here, you'll find shows and movies like The Hunger Games that range from Battle Royale to Gladiator to The Maze Runner.
What programs will you find on this list of the top shows and movies like The Hunger Games? In Divergent, Beatrice "Tris" Prior fights against the oppressive class system that divides a future Chicago. The Running Man features a futuristic setting as well, and focuses on a deadly television show. And not all of these shows are fiction - just look at how the reality TV show Survivor pits people against each other for a cash prize. Other good shows and movies for fans of The Hunger Games include Hanna, Lord of the Flies, and Surviving the Game.Do you have any recommendations for The Hunger Games fans? Give the best projects a thumbs up and please add any good films or series that are missing.
Maze Runner Franchise
The Maze Runner film series consists of science-fiction dystopian action adventure films based on The Maze Runner novels by the American author James Dashner. Produced by Ellen Goldsmith-Vein and distributed by 20th Century Fox, the films star Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, ...more
The Divergent Series is a feature film series based on the Divergent novels by the American author Veronica Roth. Distributed by Summit Entertainment and Lionsgate Films, the series consists of four science fiction films set in a dystopian society. They have been produced by Lucy Fisher, Pouya ...more
I Am Number Four is a 2011 American teen action science fiction film, directed by D. J. Caruso, starring Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant, Teresa Palmer, Dianna Agron and Callan McAuliffe. The screenplay by Alfred Gough, Miles Millar and Marti Noxon is based on the novel I Am Number Four by Pittacus ...more
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Gladiator is a 2000 American-British epic historical drama film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Ralf Möller, Oliver Reed, Djimon Hounsou, Derek Jacobi, John Shrapnel, and Richard Harris. Crowe portrays the fictional character, loyal Roman general ...more
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