05 Apr '12, 1am

The Hunger Games: Singapore Edition?

1. It is the distant future. Ridiculous—Singaporeans simply won’t wait that long. 2. The post-apocalyptic state of Panem is presided over from the power base of the Capitol. Can we work some corporate sponsorship in here please? Someone talk to CapitoLand? 3. The rulers of this dystopia let the populace go hungry to evidence their power and quell rebellion. Sorry, but this all seems a bit far-fetched. They go hungry? And people actually put up with this? 4. Once a year, children from each district are forced to publicly fight to the death in a purpose-built arena, while their families look on. This is a movie you’re pitching, right? Not a documentary about the education system (yawn)? 5. The kids all have kooky, memorable names like Katniss, Peeta and Rue. Meh. Suggest they’re all called Tan. 6. The protagonist finds herself caught in a love triangle between her childhood ...

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