Anyone wondering if the Hunger Games films will wind up as dark as the novels need look no further than this trailer for Catching Fire. Bleak, bleak, bleak. A man is beaten. Woody Harrelson's Haymitch has to be serious and sober for a second. Except for bursts of flames, there's not a single shot that isn't all gray and icy. The big takeaway, though? That's Philip Seymour Hoffman as Plutarch Heavensbee, folks. This is happening.
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