Hunger Games seems poised to become the next worldwide box office smash. But is the franchise, based on a series of young adult books by Suzanne Collins too violent?Jennifer Lawrence ) takes her sister's place in the competition against 23 kids, including fellow District 12 resident, Peeta (Josh Hutcherson). While violence is central that story, Lawrence thinks it serves a purpose. "It's the violence and the brutality (which) is the heart of the film, because it's what gets the people angry to start an uprising and to start a revolution," she told Reuters at the European premiere of the film. "I do think the violence and brutality is justified, but I understand if everybody has a different standard for ratings."Reuters.
Hunger Games will be released in theaters on March 23. Do you think it will be suitable for young children?