The whole effect is mind blowing. Though, you do acquire the tacky and atypical dialogue you expect from a science fiction director of this caliber, you can appreciate the effort and the honesty of it all. Michelle Rodriguez who exudes sexy like any woman starring in a sci-fi epic. I sat on this for two days before charging it out, but I mean it. If you're an experienced movie watcher, better leave your skepticism at the door, bring lots of pop corn and enjoy with the usual action-flick-with-moral-and-loads-of-cliches. Art Direction is killer as the two worlds blend in perfectly for an acceptable time.
Though he has problems with his Aussie accent often enough in the film, he gets the job done. I was expecting a complex and believable plot, but was left with a movie with mostly strong visuals. The box office success will surely keep him in the minds of voters for various critics' awards. The entire sound team is also locked and loaded for Oscar recognition as the feeling of animals, machines, and arrows buzzing by your head leave you imprisoned in Cameron's exquisite film. James Cameron's Avatar is the most entertaining and enthralling cinematic experiences of my life. Film Stars: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver. I thoroughly enjoyed this film.
He offers actual emotion and emotes evil to the audience and gains our hatred easily. This is a 'Must see' movie, innovative, and extraordinary. If it was not for this factor, I would give this a 9. Joel Moore, showing his range outside of his comedic work in Dodgeball: An Underdog Story. Avatar will be a success, not only because of Cameron's legacy, but by very intelligent and viral marketing. It is incredible, simply put.
I am very happy that the trailers didn't give the full story away. How could you ever conceive such an experience and put that much effort and work into it and have it pay off? Well, let me tell you: they went to this movie with the wrong expectations. You will practically not notice that you are watching a non-existing world, it is sooo real. Terminator 2: Judgment Day and Titanic do not even compare anymore. Cinema, forever, will remember the benchmark that James Cameron placed not only for himself, but for any man, daring to change the game, the way Cameron did.
Avatar is the story of Jake Sully, a paraplegic marine, who replaces his brother on a secret mission to infiltrate the Na' vi, the colony of beings that sit on the planet of Pandora, where there is a precious ore, that sells at a ridiculous amount. It was if the viewer sat down in a chair, put on glasses, and was literally placed on Pandora, spaceships, and floating mountains. It goes back to his work on Titanic, where the musical instruments lifted the material immensely. You'll enjoy the visual experience, no doubt. And a few hours ago i got tens of tickets worth of that. When Jake learns the ways of the Na' vi, his feelings and learnings will put him and the people he trusts in dangerous jeopardy. The visuals in this pieces was groundbreaking.
Story: When his brother is killed in a robbery, paraplegic Marine Jake Sully decides to take his place in a mission on the distant world of Pandora. Avatar is one of the best films of the year. James Horner's score is some of the best work done in his career. Avatar is a movie experience to be remembered, and please experience in a movie theater first. Forgive me, I'm going to jump from professional to fan boy for a while here. The Film Editing is the crowning achievement of the film as it also offers the perfect blend of the two worlds, enticing the viewer and shifting us around. Mauro Fiore is the threat for a Cinematography Oscar this year.
It completely blew me and the whole room away and i dare to say it will do so to 80% of any audience anywhere. This move was not rushed in the making. That is the boldest statement I have ever made in all my years of criticism. Zoe Saldana, who plays Neytiri, a Na' vi huntress, is thrilling and electrifying. Grace, is sufficient enough to have on screen again teamed with Cameron. What Cameron has done here is the most passionate film project put out since Steven Spielberg released Schindler's List.
Released Date: 18 December 2009. Sigourney Weaver as the beautiful Dr. His screenplay, leaps and bounds better than 1997's Best Picture Winner, is primed, developed and ripe for the taking. Performances are good, but this is not the sort of film that dwells on big star value for the actors, although Sigorney Weaver does shine and delivers a very convincing performance, as do the rest of the cast. Lots of mysticism and ecology, if you like that stuff. Huge screen, excellent sound and an extraordinary Dolby, 3 dimensional image.
Lots of emotions are waiting for the viewer, laughter and tears also. The most exciting, thrilling, and superb work you'll feast your eyes on in any theater this century. Finally 3D is what it's supposed to be, an instrument at the service of the movie. What most sci-fi lovers desire is mind-bending philosophies, fantasy and exploration and limitations of our or outer species. Avatar will bring also great actors putting their best foot forward such as Giovanni Ribisi, who is as underrated as they come. The remaining 20%, who always finds something to complain about, will whine about character development, dialog, story or the pop-corn. Attention to detail is superb.
Stephen Lang, as the rock hard Colonel Miles, takes on a villainous turn to a new level in science fiction. This is all based on character movements and reactions. Kudos to Cameron, Avatar is one of the if not The movie of the year. Sam Worthington, as Jake Sully, is an actor who's on his way to becoming a star. You could almost say that there is a disquiet that follows Cameron's soul, as there is no other possibility of this strong and intensified quality.