Fans hunger for "The Hunger Games"

(CBS News) The excitement is building for one of the most anticipated movies of the year.

"The Hunger Games" doesn't open until Friday, but fans -- young and old -- can't wait.

Neither can Hollywood, which hopes the expected blockbuster will bring in "Twilight"-type numbers.

But will "The Hunger Games" have the projected bite?

CBS News correspondent Bigad Shaban took a look at what's behind the hype.

Then, "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-hosts Ben Tracy and Rebecca Jarvis discussed the film's fanatical fan base with Hollywood Reporter Senior Writer Marissa Guthrie.

To see the report and the interview, click on the video in the player above.

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