In a post-apocalyptic future, over the ruins of a continent once known as North America lies the nation of Panem by. As a symbol of power on Capitol twelve districts ruled with an iron hand, every year is a contest sadistic and bloody – The Hunger Games. Twenty-four teenagers are abducted near their families and thrown into a deadly fight, televised and frantically pursued. Only one of them will return home famous, rich and … alive. Who will win the crazy race for survival?