Social Mood Conference | Socionomics Foundation

April 4, 2016

When “The Hunger Games” came to the big screen in March 2012, it earned the third-highest opening weekend in cinema history. At the time it would have been easy to think that a strong demand would continue for dystopian films. But in fact, dark fare is falling out of favor. The third flick in the Divergent series had a lackluster domestic box office, and was largely panned by critics. Lions Gate Entertainment reports a significantly reduced budget for the next installment of the series.

What’s the connection between the popularity of dystopian literature and films and social mood?

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