(mysterious piano music) – I am honoredto introduce to you, the creator of the Hunger Gamesthemselves, Dean Casca Highbottom. – I have summoned you all here for the10th Annual Reaping Ceremony, in which we choose twochildren from each District to fight to the deathin the Hunger Games. – [District 12 Announcer] FromDistrict 12, Lucy Gray Baird.
– There has beena change this year. As a Mentor, Mr. Snow, your role is to turn thesechildren into spectacles, not survivors. – What does my mentor dobesides bring me roses? – I do my bestto take care of you. – You really wanna takecare of me in that Arena? Start by thinkingI can actually win. (dramatic orchestral music).
– I'm Lucky Flickerman, first ever hostof the Hunger Games. – Enjoy the show. – [Lucky Flickerman] Five. Four.- Enjoy the show. – [Lucky Flickerman] Three. Two.- Enjoy the show. – Run. (alarm rings)- Enjoy the show.
– What happens in there, fueled with the terrorof becoming prey, see how quicklywe become predator? See how quicklycivilization disappears? (dramatic orchestralmusic continues) – There's a naturalgoodness built into us all. We can step acrossthat line into evil, or not. – You hear that, boy?.
It's the sound of snow… falling. – How wonderful thatwe all get to be here, for someone's final performance. – It's not just about winning. – Everything is about winning. – You're monsters,all of you! (Dr. Gaul laughs) (dramatic orchestralmusic continues).
(officer shouts)(soldiers grunt) – It's the things we love most, that destroy us. (dramatic orchestralmusic continues) (Rue's Four Note Song plays)