The world in general, and young people in particular went beserk when “The Hunger Games” was released in theaters. Now that the DVD is due to be released, retailers will sell a replica mockingjay lapel pin, like the one seen in the film, for $999. Made of 14k gold, this lapel pin is for the avid – and wealthy – fan only. Lapel pins are hot commodities everywhere, and the price of this pin shows that retailers think there’s a market for these pricey decorations.
“The lithographs, priced at $699, are signed by ten Hunger Games cast members, including Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson; while the $999 Mockingjay pins are made of 14-karat gold and are replicas of the film’s symbolic brooch.Daily Mail”