9 Videos to Get You Psyched for Mockingjay


It’s finally here.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 premieres TONIGHT. Do you have your tickets yet? Are you and your friends dressing up? Are you ready to storm the Capitol??

All important questions. But all will have to wait (’til the end of the article — there’s a comments section there if you feel inclined to share your answers). For now, we are bringing you a list of videos to watch to get you all amped up for the movie tonight, or whenever you choose to see it. Which really should be tonight, because OMG HUNGER GAMES.

This SNL monologue by Woody Harrelson, crashed by other members of The Hunger Games cast.

This Thug Notes summary and analysis of The Hunger Games book.

Lorde’s music video for “Yellow Flicker Beat” from the Mockingjay soundtrack. (You can go watch The Hunger Games’Safe & Sound” by Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars, too, if you’d like.)

This parody from Caesar Flickerman’s POV, mostly focusing on Panem fashion.

This acoustic performance from Jena Malone’s band, The Shoe. Because honestly, who isn’t excited for more Johanna Mason?

Screen Junkies‘ Honest Trailer for Catching Fire. (And don’t forget the one for the first movie!)

This bizarre underwater shot-for-shot redo of the berries scene brought to you by The Fine Brothers.

Beloved YouTuber and Hunger Games/Pitch Perfect star Elizabeth Banks interviewing Katniss herself, Jennifer Lawrence, for her “Ask a Badass” series.

Last, but certainly not least, this music video poking fun at Peeta’s role in the Games and his relationship with Katniss. Fear not, Katniss and Gale each have their own songs as well!

What are your favorite Hunger Games-inspired videos on YouTube? Let us know, and share this with your friends!