Because they really did kind of butcher the last one.
I mean, I saw it in the theaters for full price. And even then, there was a lot to not like about it. I mean, it was okay, don’t get me wrong. I’ve seen lots worse. Recently, even.
But it didn’t feel like the triumphant conclusion to an epic trilogy, you know? It felt like 45 minutes worth of material, stretched to thrice that length. Mockingjay would have been better as one movie, not two.