Sorry if you were already in line, but never mind about that James Cameron-directed, Angelina Jolie-starring dramatization of the life of Cleopatra. Cameron's just going to make a couple Avatar sequels instead. In the push to get the director to make the studio a ton of money, Fox reportedly made a "huge" donation to the director's green fund, convincing Cameron to give in and turn his biggest movie ever into the biggest trilogy ever as a special "thanks" that will also make him a ton of money. Avatar 2 is scheduled for a December 2014 release, with its sequel likely arriving the following Christmas. And may I be the first to say the unreleased plot to Avatar 2 sounds exactly like Disney's straight-to-video Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World, just in case that ends up being the case.
Speaking to the LA Times, director James Cameron revealed some new details about what we can expect when he gets around to making another billion dollars with an Avatar sequel. Namely, that the film will be making the same jump in content that Teach Your Baby To Swim made betwe... / Continue →
Did Avatar's 162-minute running time leave you another to see another 10 minutes of mundane parable whitewashed with CGI? JC's got you covered:
James Cameron and Fox are in discussions about rereleasing "Avatar," primarily in 3D theaters, in late summer -- and, tantalizingly, ... / Continue →
Apparently this Avatar movie might end up being a movie EVENT--like NBC's television events (Gulliver's Travels, Merlin, The Odyssey, but in theaters! The Hollywood Reporter is saying demand for tickets to the new James Cameron film's Friday preview was so high yesterday that t... / Continue →