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PG-13| 2 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
On the lush alien world of Pandora live the Na'vi, beings who appear primitive but are highly evolved. Because the planet's environment is poisonous, human/Na'vi hybrids, called Avatars, must link to human minds to allow for free movement on Pandora. Jake Sully (Sam Worthington), a paralyzed former Marine, becomes mobile again through one such Avatar and falls in love with a Na'vi woman (Zoe Saldana). As a bond with her grows, he is drawn into a battle for the survival of her world.

Cast: Sam Worthington , Zoe Saldana , Sigourney Weaver , Stephen Lang , Michelle Rodriguez , Giovanni Ribisi , Joel David Moore , CCH Pounder

Director: James Cameron

Genres: Fantasy, Science fiction, Action, Adventure

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Avatar (2009)

Release Date: December 18th, 2009|2 hr. 42 min.

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  • May 09, 2014 manasaj
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  • March 14, 2013 hkelley350
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    You made a grave mistake in star listing. Order: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang and then Michelle Rodriguez. Rodriguez did an excellent job, however, she was not one of the top two main characters. Remember, her character was killed off. Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana will continue on with Avatar 2.

  • July 03, 2012 masteromodels
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    One of the best SCI-FI movies ever. It has a little of everything. adventure- love- action . sort of reminds me of the settlers going west and taking the land from the indians. Bob

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Kelly Woo on January 11, 2014

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The 'Avatar' Sequels Will Film in New Zealand and They're Similar to the 'Godfather' Saga, Says James Cameron

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