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Reason #5,000,000,010 to Love Jennifer Lawrence

Anyone else catch her on Jimmy Fallon tonight? No? That’s cool, we’ve got the best part for you right here.

Jennifer Lawrence plays “Box of Lies” with Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show (5/15). Fallon and Lawrence each have to describe the random objects inside mystery boxes — then the other person has to guess whether they’re lying or not. What happens next? Well. It’s just magical.

(featured image credit: Christopher Polk/NBC)

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Have You Seen These Sneak Pics from the “Mockingjay” Set?

Right now, the cast of Mockingjay: Part 2 of the Hunger Games franchise is hard at work in Paris — and thanks to some dedicated fans, you can check out some amazing set pics! There’s Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth blending in with Capitol citizens on their way to President Snow’s Mansion…   Here’s a video of the filming… Check out these “Capitol” extras and the propaganda! Missing Josh Hutcherson? Here’s a video of Hutcherson, Lawrence, Hemsworth and Natalie Dormer in costume… Soo…anyone else beyond…

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Meanwhile, On Tumblr: THAT’S What Happened in Budapest!

This doesn’t need much explanation. We’ve referenced before how much fans are dying to know, “What Happened in Budapest?” based on all those references between Black Widow and Hawkeye in The Avengers. As it often happens, when left to their own devices, fans will create their own headcanons until the official story comes along. This is, easily, one of our favorites yet.

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Fandom

“Not Literally” Takes Fangirling To A Whole New Level

(We don’t care, we love it). Launched by Harry Potter fangirl Ginny in 2011 Not Literally has carved out its own particular niche on youtube.  Now run by a meager but brilliant staff, Not Literally Productions is constantly branching into new fandoms and bringing viewers hilarious and catchy parodies of their favorite books, shows and movies. Over the last three years, staffers Ginny, Dana and Erik have covered everything from Harry Potter to Catching Fire, Doctor Who and Game of Thrones. They’ve always been clever, punny and…

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Divergent

Why We Love Divergent’s Theo Jame

This is not a post where we go on and on about the Divergent actor’s sexy physique, or his impressive acting skillz. This is a post where we want to commend Theo James for making some important and progressive statements regarding  gender equality  in mainstream Hollywood films, and LGBT representation as well. Before Divergent,  you may not have known James or you may have recognized him as the Turkish diplomat who scandalously dies in Lady Mary’s bed in that one episode of Downton Abbey. I guess he was in Underworld:…

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Laugh At Yourself Before Anyone Else Can

While looking at all things Sherlock, the writers at Larkable stumbled upon this, The Starving Games and it just looks too…well, you’ll see. As American gossip columnist Elsa Maxwell once said, “Laugh at yourself before anyone else can.” With that in mind, take this Scary Movie/Epic Movie/Not Another Teen Movie type film with a grain of salt. The blog Sherlock Peoria brought this movie to light, otherwise it would have gone unnoticed for a few more weeks. We at Larkable do enjoy the lighthearted side…

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Honest Trailers

“Honest” Trailers: We Admit It, We’re Obsessed

The Youtube Channel “Screen Junkies” has been bringing viewers commentary, “honest” trailers and parodies of our favorite television and film since 2008. Some might argue that 2014 has been their best year yet. “First things first, what is Screen Junkies?” “I’ve never seen any “honest trailers,” where should I start?” Well, they’re all pretty golden. Your best bet would be to start with a movie that you’re a fan of — they’ll have you cackling and nodding your head like, “That’s it! That’s the movie!”…

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The 5 Most Captivating Young Adult Book Series

Life can be too busy to spend hours looking for a book. That’s why Larkable has complied a list of the 5 most captivating young adult fantasy book series right here. Sometimes it’s hard to find something to read. There’s so much going in on life–school, work, after-school stuff, TV–but sometimes you just have to settle down with a good book, and where do you find one of those? No worries: we have a list of the 5 most captivating young adult fantasy book series…

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Insurgent

Breaking News: Robert Schwentke will direct Insurgent

Robert Schwentke picked to helm the second installment in the Divergent series. Though Divergent still has a month to go before hitting theatres, Summit gave the greenlight for the sequel, Insurgent, ages ago. Hoping to have another Harry Potter/Twilight/Hunger Games type of mega-series on hand, the studio is aiming for a March, 2015 release date. Due to the production schedule, it was clear early on that Divergent director, Neil Burger, would not be able to return for the second installment. Though Summit invited the director back to helm the sequel,…

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Divergent

Hollywood Sweetheart Shines in this Trailer, But Will The Newest Hollywood Saga Stand a Chance Against The Hunger Games?

The latest of the dystopian adventure novels to be turned into a movie, Divergent hits theaters this spring — check out the final trailer! Fans of this bestselling novel by Veronica Roth, have been anxious for months to see if Divergent conforms to the new trend of honest movie adaptations. The original plot is a well-woven story of self-discovery and first love in the midst of betrayal and societal warfare. Is it the most relatable plot line? Not necessarily, but then again, neither is The Hunger Games. The…

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