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Sure Lionsgate didn’t have a panel for the highly anticipated Insurgent or more importantly The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -Part 1, but that hasn’t quelled fans from eagerly awaiting seeing any footage from the film. The first half of the trilogy already has two teasers, one that signals the power of President Snow, while the other is a call to arms via the Mockingjay rebellion.

Now Lionsgate has released the first trailer for the film, and if you didn’t get a chance to see the exclusive preview at comic-con this weekend, now is your chance to check out a small teaser of the film. Check it out after the jump.

The trailer first premiered on The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1‘s official Facebook page.

Jennifer Lawrence reprises her role as Katniss Everdeen, Panem’s symbol of hope, and the heroine who will inspire a nation to rise up against President Snow (Donald Sutherland). The film also stars Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Claflin. They will all be joined by Julianne Moore, who will be playing President Coin, the leader of District 13.

Directed Francis Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 opening November 21, 2014, whith Part 2 opening November 20, 2015.

The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig and produced by Nina Jacobson’s Color Force in tandem with producer Jon Kilik. The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the U.S. alone.

By Michael Lee

Michael Lee has an English and Communications degree from Concordia University Irvine. He is a fan of films that are comic-book adaptations and dry witty comedies. has been reacquired by its original founders. Please pardon any interruptions during this transitory period.