Reel World – Hunger Games Opening Weekend

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St. Louis, MO (KTVI) - The movie, Hunger Games is now in theatres. Thousands of midnight showings were sold out as fans of the book couldn't wait to see the movie.

It's the story of a futuristic society where the government draws the names of a boy and girl from each of its 12 districts. Those "tributes" have to fight to the death until only one survives.  What makes it even more twisted is that everyone can watch this brutal game on reality TV.

The movie is lead by stars Jennifer Lawrence and the Hunger Game hunks, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson.

FOX 2 was the only St. Louis news outlet to get to interview the stars.