What, exactly, can I say about Avatar that hasn’t been already said? So I’ll keep it short.
What I loved: “Feast for the eyes” doesn’t even cover the visual splendour. The fictional world of Pandora is, alone, worth the price of re-admission.
What I really didn’t care for: If this movie really took 12 years to conceive, you’d think they’d have spent more time on the script. And since James Cameron gets sole screenwriting credit, I know exactly who to blame.
What I can’t decide on: 3D. I think I should have seen it on IMAX, but I found it underwhelming. Then again, maybe it’s just a sign that is was effortlessly and seamlessly integrated into my movie-watching experience.
What I suggest: Forget the terrible screenplay, and just see the movie.
I live in Seattle, Washington and work as a legal assistant. I remember learning to read (comic strips) at a young age and nowadays try to read about 5-6 books a week. I love to travel, especially to Europe, and enjoy exploring smaller towns off the tourist track though London is my favorite city in the world.