There are only 50 days left before "The Hunger Games" finally hits theaters. Fans of Suzanne Collins' bestselling trilogy of novels have been counting down the days until the film adaptation hits the big screen, and we're celebrating this milestone in style.
First, we have the exclusive premiere of the new trailer that you can see first before it plays in theaters and airs during the Super Bowl pre-game show this Sunday. And we also have big news about the world premiere for the movie including how you could win a pair of tickets to attend. So watch the new trailer and keep reading to find out how to enter the #HungerGames50 giveaway.
To mark the 50 days until "The Hunger Games" hits theaters, 50 websites -- including Yahoo! Movies -- will be giving away one pair of tickets each to the world premiere of the film happening Monday, March 12 at Los Angeles's Nokia Theater in the LA Live complex. All of the stars from the movie will be there, and you can be, too. Here's how to enter:
Step 1: Follow @yahoomovies on Twitter
Step 2: Tweet this message:
May the odds be in my favor to win tickets to 'The Hunger Games' premiere #HungerGames50 #YahooGiveaway http://yhoo.it/yahoohungergames
Note: One entry per person/email address/Twitter handle. Winners must provide their own transportation and lodging.
Step 3: The giveaway ends 11:59 p.m. PT on February 29, 2012. Winners will be announced on Twitter and will receive a Direct Message with further information. Keep in mind, this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only. If you have any other questions, check out the official rules or feel free to tweet us.
It's clear that "The Hunger Games" is going to be big, but it wasn't clear just how big -- literally -- it would be until now. Lionsgate is also announcing today that "The Hunger Games" will get a one-week exclusive engagement in IMAX theaters starting on March 23, the same day the film opens nationwide. Advance tickets will go on sale on February 22.