'The Hunger Games' has sold more advance tickets than any other non-sequel …

by John Young As if we needed any more proof that The Hunger Games is going to be a box-office bonanza this weekend, Fandango announced Tuesday that the movie has sold more advance tickets on its website than any other non-sequel ever.

Amanda Fraass, 18, had just become one of the lucky ones: after a long, anxiety-filled wait, she received a highly coveted wristband; it would allow her access to an appearance by the stars of “The Hunger Games” at Barnes & Noble in Union Square.

It's gonna be hella huge! At least, that's what pre-ticket sales are indicating! Based on recent info from sites like Fandango and MovieTickets, grossing sales for Hunger Games on its opening

by John Young As if we needed any more proof that The Hunger Games is going to be a box-office bonanza this weekend, Fandango announced Tuesday that the movie has sold more advance tickets on its website than any other non-sequel ever.

With the release of this weekend's much-anticipated debut of “The Hunger Games,” state film officials are hoping the state will re-emerge as one of the top shooting destinations outside of California. The post-apocalyptic tale based on the first of