When your characters are facing off with the evil, blood-reeking President Snow or silver shady Alma Coin, you know that there’s going to be a lot of sacrificial lambs on the way to peace. Some of these deaths sting more than they should. As Gamemaker, Seneca Crane may have engineered some horrible fates, but one can’t help but feel sorry for him as he’s left to his poisoned berry fate. Maybe it’s that sweet beard on the handsome face of Wes Bentley. Sometimes it’s terrible when pretty people die.
After each film and book, we’re left with the memories of those who died in The Hunger Games. Did you feel anything glimmer of sadness for Glimmer? Girlfriend totally got jacked up by tracker jackers. Not even a tear? How about Clove? Was she just a little too enthusiastic in her kill kill die die-ness for us to feel much when Thresh ended her?