The five stages of watching a young-adult movie like Harry Potter or The Hunger Games

"Oh, you think this is just for teenagers?"

Harry Potter, The Hunger Games and other similar books may be written for ‘young adults’, but people of all ages enjoy them, and many millions more encounter them in the cinema. 


That’s fine. If Peeta taught us anything, it’s that people love the things they love. 


Still, that doesn’t heal the chip in all of our shoulders…