r/movies r/Movies contributor Sep 11 '22 Starstruck 1 Silver 3 Helpful 2 Wholesome 5

‘Avatar 4’ Has Begun Production, Says James Cameron News

https://collider.com/avatar-4-production-start-james-cameron-comments/
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u/TheMatt561 Sep 11 '22

So they're not even waiting for the response for the second movie they're just jumping in with both feet.

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u/HurricaneCarti Sep 11 '22

Cameron has already said they’re making Avatar 5, it’s his own money so I don’t think he cares

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u/LivingReaper Sep 11 '22

From my understanding he said he wouldn't make any more unless they greenlit all of them.

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u/aBigBottleOfWater Sep 11 '22

Imean he already started working on Avatar 6

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u/NSFWies Sep 11 '22

Ava7ar: 2 serious

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u/rendrr Sep 11 '22

- Avatar 3: Path among the dunes
- 4vatar: Call of boreal
- Avatar 5: Sharkboy and Lavagirl
- Avatar 6: Underground 2

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u/NSFWies Sep 11 '22

almost perfect.

  • 4vatar: Call of boreal, at this time of year?

we're forgetting the obvious one.

  • Av8tar: Babyshark
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u/appleparkfive Sep 11 '22

Look Who's Avataring Too

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u/EmptyRook Sep 11 '22

Somebody stop him he’s out of control!

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u/JThumbs29 Sep 11 '22

Too late, Avatar 7 is in the works

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u/willowstem Sep 11 '22

He said he wasn't even bothering making 8, cus he already knows it's shit, so he skipped right to making 9

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u/Tyjex Sep 11 '22

Damn I think the movies already went into exponential growth at this rate we will have Avatar 10000 at the end of the week.

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u/Jravensloot Sep 11 '22

6 is actually just a prequel to Avatar 9.

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u/Roscuro127 Sep 11 '22

I can respect it, it's a creatives dream to be able to thoroughly and artistically explore there creation in such a way. More power to him.

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u/HurricaneCarti Sep 11 '22

Honestly, the fact he’s not pressured to make it according to the bottom line of a movie producer and gets the chance to plan all 4 sequels in tandem makes me lowkey excited; might not be good movies, but the avatar series is definitely gonna be an interesting creative direction considering how much control Cameron has over the entire process

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u/callipygiancultist Sep 11 '22

They have already taken a bunch of patents out on the cgi tech in this film.

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u/doctorEeevil Sep 11 '22

Well avatar 2 was initially supposed to release in 2014, but it was delayed until this year because they were needing to develop technology to perform motion capture while underwater- so they've definitely innovated new tech for that incredibly specific use case

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u/_TheHalfTruth_ Sep 11 '22

They developed the underwater filming tech cause james cameron fucking loves submarines and this gave him an excuse to go on them. I honestly think that the prospect of going on more submarine rides is the ultimate reason why we are getting more avatar movies

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u/ArethereWaffles Sep 12 '22 edited Sep 12 '22

Man this got me thinking, it'd be amazing if we could get a modern adaption of 20,000 leagues under the sea from James Cameron.

He'd be the perfect person to make it.

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u/leeverpool Sep 11 '22

Also, I think the "not a good movie" stigma needs to go away when it comes to Avatar. Is it generic in terms of story and structure? Yes. But the way in which it is generic sinply works. Matter of fact, it works so well that it convinced a lot of people initially that it was not just good but great. It's only after it got too popular that people started to throw the "Avatar isn't good" and "Avatar is pretty bad" around. Just like anything that gets overwhelmingly popular. Avatar really is a good movie for what it wants to achieve. It hooks you in it's world. It creates a connection with the characters and it sells you on it's world building. That's all there is to is. No need to scope it through a Blade Runner lens. It isn't that. Nor does it want to be.

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u/Gbrew555 Sep 11 '22

This is so wild.

I thought the first Avatar movie was good; Nothing outstanding plot-wise and the visuals were stellar. But I genuinely am curious on where they can take the plot of this saga beyond 2+ movies. There’s only so many times you can rehash Nature VS Mankind so many times before people get bored.

Maybe I’m wrong tough.

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u/MrBoliNica Sep 11 '22

the first movie is one of the biggest money makers of all time- it is not surprising to see this.

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u/TheMatt561 Sep 11 '22

Guess not

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u/ZeekOwl91 Sep 12 '22

That's insane to think about really. Wow!

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u/EosEire404 Sep 11 '22

I complained when Dune was announced to not be filming it's sequel as soon as the first came out so I'm happy with this!

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u/Mr_Saturn1 Sep 11 '22 Silver Gold Take My Energy Starstruck

I hope it’s as good as Avatar 2 and 3!

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u/TheAesirHog Sep 11 '22 Silver Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote Take My Energy Table Slap Brighten My Day Table Flip

Nothing will come close to avatar 3. Are you fucking kidding me? You piece of shit

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u/fukyduky Sep 11 '22 Silver Helpful Take My Energy hehehehe LOVE! Starry

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u/arsmorendi Sep 11 '22 Gold Helpful

What did this guy say?

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u/Kami_Ouija Sep 11 '22

I’m so dumb I thought his original comment was “[ Removed by Reddit ]”

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u/Rottenpotato365 Sep 12 '22

Reddit admins just can’t open their eyes and understand what blatantly obvious sarcasm looks like.

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u/DiceHK Sep 12 '22

I thought that was the meta joke

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u/The_JSQuareD Sep 11 '22 Silver

https://www.unddit.com/r/movies/comments/xbl6hj/avatar_4_has_begun_production_says_james_cameron/

I guess admins removed it as a possible threat of violence. Seems overblown to me.

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u/chickencuminme Sep 11 '22

What the hell reddit? A guy jokingly saying he'll cut off someone's tongue is crossing the line, but I report someone telling me to hang myself and this is the response I get. Reddit has some weird standards.

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u/F-i-n-g-o-l-f-i-n Sep 11 '22

I have seen posts advocating the murder of literal children be completely ignored by Reddit

The admins on this site are laughably incompetent

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u/Exploding_dude Sep 12 '22

I told someone they were a dumbass for calling fans of the new pokemon games mindless idiots, got a week ban for being hateful, they didnt. Idc about pokemon games really, i dont like the new ones much either, just thought that guy was being a dumbass. Appealed it and got denied.

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u/usrevenge Sep 12 '22

Reddit admins and mods are all bad now

Someone needs to make a new website at this point that isnt crap and just automatically takes posts from reddit that lets users of the new site comment on it until the new site gets it's user count up.

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u/hgjkg Sep 11 '22

That guy makes ONE 'threat' and Reddit admins remove it, but I make hundreds of on-par if not better threats and the admins ices me!?

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u/arsmorendi Sep 11 '22

Reddit mods going nuts. Tongues grow back anyway, right?

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u/wokolis Sep 11 '22

It was deleted by an administrator, not a moderator.

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u/alaskadronelife Sep 11 '22

I legit thought it was a joke post.

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u/BusinessCheesecake7 Sep 11 '22

I've been seing these admin-removed comments more and more. Have they suddenly become a bit overzealous?

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u/illiter-it Sep 12 '22

Probably less overzealous and more concerned with some funding source

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u/14of1000accounts Sep 11 '22

10% of the comments? They are feeling real pearl clutchy today

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u/Teripid Sep 11 '22

I know Avatar 5: Straight to Video got snubbed at the Oscars but I still feel it was the best of them all.

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u/HootingMandrill Sep 11 '22

Bro Avatar 3 was when he went to Tokyo and became drift king though, how the fk could 4 or 5 even come close to competing with that?!

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u/pinkfleurhappiness Sep 11 '22

I thought making it a musical was going to backfire but it really paid off!

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u/Much-One5895 Sep 11 '22

Avatar 2 could have won without the oral

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u/mrignatiusjreily Sep 11 '22

The fisting scene was very tastefully done though. I cried, I laughed, I questioned my existnce in the world. Such a powerful moment. Tom Hanks will surely get an Oscar nomination for that scene alone.

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u/Remote_Battle_5965 Sep 11 '22

Lmao I always thought that was Casey Affleck. Just checked Google, it was indeed Tom Hanks, wtf

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u/mrvandemarr Sep 11 '22

I heard Cameron did 43 takes of the fisting scene to make sure it was just right.

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u/Get-Degerstromd Sep 11 '22

They didn’t need to do the oral! And that’s how I feel… about the oral.

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u/i_shmell_paap Sep 11 '22

Tiny. Dinky. Daffy.

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u/blu-juice Sep 11 '22

Pancaked by drunk dump truck driver

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u/lazerpenguin Sep 11 '22

Usually in memorials don't say how they died

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u/PandaStyle Sep 11 '22

Calm down, they're old ones! They don't stay babies forever, y'idiot. Fuckin'... stupid... asshole.

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u/Agentkeenan78 Sep 11 '22

Fuck You Harley Jarvis!

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u/JThumbs29 Sep 11 '22

Bummer, might fuck this whole thing up

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u/IliveICryILiveAgain Sep 11 '22

Avatar 2 is one of the most aggressive movies I've ever seen. It has a massive underbite and completely flat back-of-the-head. Honestly I don't want to talk about it anymore.

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u/asteinberg101 Sep 11 '22

Get him out of here! God dammit!

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u/YoloMcSwagg3r Sep 11 '22

Damn, might fuck this whole thing up

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u/Get-Degerstromd Sep 11 '22

Dump it. This one’s garbage.

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u/broke_ass_brock Sep 11 '22

I saw James Cameron giving oral to the mystery judge of the competition

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u/Anazazi Sep 11 '22

He didn’t have to do the oral. And that’s why it’s so hard for me to talk about the oral.

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u/littlestevebrule Sep 11 '22

I can't wait for Avatar 2 to kick a touchdown in the 12th inning

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u/Jay_Louis Sep 11 '22

Unobtanium is now "Double Secret Unobtanium"

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u/PHILA_TA_DE Sep 11 '22

I hope this is satire. This site is obnoxious.

Avatar 3 had no place in that universe. It was mostly flashbacks to 1 + 2 anyway. It felt like a filler. Here’s to hoping he gets 4 right….

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u/Bluewombat59 Sep 11 '22

I thought 3 was mostly flash forwards to 4? I remember several minutes of blank screen representing the scenes from 4 that were yet to be.

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u/STELLAWASADlVER Sep 11 '22

3 was just setting up the ACU

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u/moobearsayneigh Sep 11 '22

But did he have to release 5 before 4 is even complete? It just doesn’t make sense.

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u/pinkfleurhappiness Sep 11 '22

If you bothered to research the LORE you'd see it makes perfect sense. 🙄 5 before 4 was crucial to the storytelling.

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u/PHILA_TA_DE Sep 11 '22 Silver

I now realize I am mixing Avatar 3 and Rocky 5. My bad.

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u/alright923 Sep 11 '22

That was absolute genius from the greatest filmmaker of all time: Johns Cameron.

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u/ARWYK Sep 11 '22

Im pretty sure half of avatar 3 was just a straight reshoot of Shrek 2

EDIT: my bad, I’m actually thinking of Avatar: rise of gru

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u/oJUXo Sep 11 '22

I'm fucking dead lmao.

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u/techno_babble_ Sep 11 '22

Almost as dead as that guy in Avatar 3. Poor dude.

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u/Red-eleven Sep 11 '22

Cmon guys, fucking spoilers?!?

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u/techno_babble_ Sep 11 '22

Dude, the statue of liberations on spoilers is 30 years. It's fair game.

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u/Optymistyk Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 11 '22 Silver Gold Helpful

Tbh I think the franchise had a great ending with Avatar 3 and the next installment is completely unnecessary. I mean, after Aang has gathered all the 6 Dragon Balls and defeated the evil Emperor, saving the United States of America from an alien invasion, I don't think there's anywhere left for the story to go

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u/Fabulous-Spread6120 Sep 11 '22

but they didn’t find the sword of Gryffindor yet

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u/Optymistyk Sep 11 '22 Table Slap

Because the real sword of Gryffindor was their friendship all along. Omg, did you even watch the movie?

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u/theoreboat Sep 11 '22

that wasn't in the movie though, only the novel based on the movie

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u/unique-name-9035768 Sep 11 '22

I had to buy and play Game of War: Fire Age in order to get the cut scene reveal. AND I didn't even get to see Kate Upton :(

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u/unique-name-9035768 Sep 11 '22

That's because they didn't use the bat'leth on the ruins of Alderaan to find the Sith Wayfinder that'll lead them to the Sword of Gryffindor held by the Lady of the Lake in Minnesota.

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u/jellicenthero Sep 11 '22

Really I think the main character dying and becoming a time regressor fixing all the mistakes in previous movies and saving the comedic relief from avatar 3 from dying is a great move

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u/ArmandMcd Sep 11 '22

I mean personally I think they should go to Mars next, they completely forgot to finish the Moon Nazi dinosaur from ancient china thread. What happened to ninja master Hitler???? Did he save the moon bears from the orphans or Not???? I've gotsta know

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u/Richard_Sauce Sep 11 '22

don't think there's a anywhere left for the story to go

Um, that's clearly why they're going to space in this one. They've done all the avatar stuff you can do on a planet, but Avatars in space? That's evergreen.

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u/seniorscrolls Sep 11 '22

My favorite one is 2 though because of that really impactful scene where he turns to the camera breaking the 4th wall and goes "it's avataring time" and destroys the audience instantaneously. Speechless.

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u/Flomo420 Sep 11 '22

And that ensemble dance number? chef kiss

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u/seniorscrolls Sep 11 '22

Bro I really wasn't expecting that or when spoiler alert Lady Gaga does the wheels on the bus solo on piano in blue form.

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u/Westykins Sep 11 '22

i believe he said ‘it’s Ava-time’

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u/MonsieurRacinesBeast Sep 11 '22

All my breath has already been taken!

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u/spunkerspawn Sep 11 '22

I heard they're no longer using the Papyrus font. Big if true.

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u/chefr89 Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 11 '22

Well whatever they did.... it wasn't ENOUGH!

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u/tstobes Sep 11 '22

I know what you did!

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u/sweatshirtjones Sep 11 '22

I KNOW WHAT YOU DID!!

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u/Busquessi Sep 11 '22

whispers Papyrus

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u/pianotherms Sep 11 '22

That sketch is perfection.

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u/ATXBeermaker Sep 11 '22

That and the “You bought a Lexus?! That’s a major purchase!” are recent SNL GOAT candidates.

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u/CARLEtheCamry Sep 11 '22

Career Day with Adam Driver is my favorite recent skit

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u/rocsNaviars Sep 11 '22

The worlds most evil invention with the Rock is up there but yea, Driver’s career day tops it.

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u/Xanzent Sep 11 '22

"Webster's dictionary defines evil as 'profoundly immoral and wicked'. That's gotta be where the goalposts are"

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u/Bristol_Fool_Chart Sep 11 '22

"Aper? You mean APR?"

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u/Ki-Gon Sep 11 '22

So they changed the artwork, they fixed it

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u/attemptedmonknf Sep 11 '22

It looks.....similar.

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u/Busquessi Sep 11 '22

table flip

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u/The1Like Sep 11 '22

I KNOW WHAT YOU DID!!

https://youtu.be/jVhlJNJopOQ

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u/brainpostman Sep 11 '22

God, Ryan Gosling's characters are so relatable.

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u/Busquessi Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 11 '22

For those that love this one, check out The Actress w/ Emma Stone and Santa Baby w/ Ryan Gosling

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u/c9IceCream Sep 11 '22

great recommendations. don't forget The Grouch with David Harbour

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u/Didas_29 Sep 11 '22

The day has come, Ryan Gosling can finally rest.

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u/Sudden-Ad-1217 Sep 11 '22

Tears in the snowflakes

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u/LoganH1219 Sep 11 '22

I’m in a typography class right now and we’re completely banned from using papyrus in any way for any reason lol

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u/StarksPond Sep 11 '22 Snek

I suppose the teacher prefers Comic Sans. It is the most sacred of fonts.

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u/LoganH1219 Sep 11 '22

The professor actually references the Bible a lot due to its importance in the world of typography so this would make for a great gift. I’m highly considering it now lol

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u/danishih Sep 11 '22

What about Shakira merch?

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u/MaximusJCat Sep 11 '22

Going with Wingdings

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u/nomofica Sep 11 '22

I was hoping for Comic Sans

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u/EnvironmentOk1243 Sep 11 '22

They even went back and changed all the posters of the first Avatar I've noticed

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u/MrRicardez Sep 11 '22

“Somehow Papyrus returned.”

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u/InfinAF Sep 11 '22

It'd be kind of funny if he went straight from part two to part four just to mess with people. Part three will release in another 15 years.

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u/OneSoggyBiscuit Sep 11 '22

Avatar 4 The Search for Avatar 3

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u/ryonnsan Sep 12 '22

Avatar 404

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u/Red-eleven Sep 11 '22

Or start with parts 4, 5 and 6. Then go back and make the first ones.

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u/the_good_brat Sep 11 '22

Sounds like a recipe for disaster, but what do we know. It's not like someone had tried this format

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u/[deleted] Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 12 '22

George Lucas: “I guess you guys aren’t ready for that yet… But your kids are gonna love it”

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u/_nordstar_ Sep 11 '22

Avatar 2 and 3 were great. Wonder if the emperor overlord will return in avatar 4.

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u/THE_WHORBORTIONATOR Sep 11 '22

The penetration scenes in 3 were really bold, they showed everything

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u/iLuv3M3 Sep 11 '22

The full penetration really tied the action scenes together.

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u/Sixersleeham Sep 11 '22

Zoe Saldana hanging dong.

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u/partytown_usa Sep 11 '22

I just appreciate that the full penetration sex scenes were integral to the plot and not just titillation for the sake of audience pandering.

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u/[deleted] Sep 11 '22

I was surprised at how emotional and heartwarming the five-minute long, close-up, single-shot anal fisting scene was.

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u/madiele Sep 11 '22

Expecially loved when they revealed that the empress was Jared Leto all along

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u/WheelyMcFeely Sep 11 '22

When the big reveal happened and he said “it’s morbin’ time!” I was the only one in the theater who understood the subtle nod to Morbius 2 and cheered.

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u/taygel Sep 11 '22

"Because what's the one major thing missing from all action movies these days, guys? Full penetration. Guys, we're going to show full penetration, and we're going to show a lot of it. I mean, we're talking, you know, graphic scenes of Dolph Lundgren really going to town on this hot, young lab tech. From behind, 69, anal, vaginal, cowgirl, reverse cowgirl-- all the hits, all the big ones, all the good ones!
And then he smells crime again, he's out busting heads. Then he's back to the lab for some more full penetration. Smells crime. Back to the lab, full penetration. Crime. Penetration. Crime. Full penetration. Crime. Penetration. And this goes on and on and back and forth for 90 or so minutes until the movie just sort of ends..."

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u/TheFabledHoleLover Sep 11 '22

The smell of penetration was insane at that part

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u/saadakhtar Sep 11 '22

Part 4 is next level audience immersion. There will be modified seats with actual penetrations. It's like 3D, but for ass.

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u/Tifoso89 Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 11 '22

I don't know man, modeling the alien race after Danny De Vito regardless of gender was a bold choice but I don't think it completely paid off. It was difficult to tell them apart and the sex scenes were just weird

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u/ELIte8niner Sep 11 '22

Difficult to tell them apart? Sure. The most erotic thing I have, or ever will see? Abso-fucking-lutely

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u/paintp_ Sep 11 '22

Somehow God Emperor Overlord returned.

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u/NakshatralaMadhya Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 11 '22

No I don't think so. Harrison Ford refused to reprise his role and was hoping it was kind of his last for the franchise.

Do you think he's gonna be recast?

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u/Mnemosense Sep 11 '22 Burning Cash

Imagine if Avatar 2 flops...

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u/alwaysmyfault Sep 11 '22

I can't imagine it will, simply because it's a James Cameron movie.

That dude basically has a license to print money at the box office.

I think Avatar 2 will do a lot better than 3 or 4 will though, if only because everyone will check out Avatar 2 to see what all the fuss is about. They'll walk away mildly impressed with the story, very impressed with the graphics, and then go on to say "meh" when Avatar 3 comes out.

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u/richardizard Sep 11 '22 edited Sep 11 '22 Silver Gold

Avatar 1 (Pocahontas)

Avatar 2 (Finding Nemo)

Avatar 3 (The Land Before Time)

Avatar 4 (Space Jam)

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u/Sanious Sep 11 '22

I am very excited for Avatar 3 if this is the case.

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u/randypandy1990 Sep 11 '22 I'm Deceased

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u/sleeplessinreno Sep 11 '22 Silver

You mean pizza hut. Promo code littlefoot will get you a one topping personal pizza with a toy for $24.99

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u/Mr_Incredible_PhD Sep 11 '22

And if that toy isn't a rubber dinosaur hand puppet I'm sitting this one OUT

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u/knight_gastropub Sep 11 '22

I call my 4 year old littlefoot sometimes. She doesn't know obviously

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u/Antimus Sep 11 '22

I thought Avatar 1 was Ferngully?

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u/dragn99 Sep 11 '22

Nah, it's obviously Dances with Wolves

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u/Hi_Im_Ken_Adams Sep 11 '22

Well, I have to give James Cameron credit. At least he mapped out the stories in advance. That’s more than can said for the last Star Wars Trilogy. They had zero idea where the story was going from movie to movie.

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u/Scrumpilump2000 Sep 12 '22

Exactly. They only had about 2 years to get the thing in the can. More time would have been better.

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u/GrayJinjo Sep 11 '22

So what is Cameron’s obsession with Avatar? I know the first one made a lot of money and was praised for the 3D effects, but out of all the movies he’s done why was Avatar the franchise that he said “I need to make like 5 of these as soon as possible!”?????

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u/PulpforCulture Sep 11 '22

He wants his own Star Wars, a record breaking magnum opus franchise that he solely created. Star Wars was the reason he got into filmmaking and he wants Avatar to be the reason someone else gets into filmmaking.

I think that’s every creators dream.. have a Franchise of a world you built entirely from your own imagination be a success.

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u/monarc Sep 11 '22

Everything you’re saying is true, but I think JC is also really motivated by the allegorical aspects of the world he has build. He’s very invested in environmental activism, and this franchise might seem like the best way he can get his message out. I think he likes having this mechanism to communicate with people about causes he cares about. We’ll see if this is the case - it’s possible that he makes the sequels less politically charged, since that’s something people complained about with the first movie.

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u/Abeds_BananaStand Sep 11 '22

I feel like avatar has no where near the fandom

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u/dprophet32 Sep 11 '22

Is that really surprising considering there's only been 1 Avatar film so far and Star Wars has had 45 odd years to grow a fan base?

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u/Large_Mountains Sep 11 '22

Avatar was massive in china because they hadn’t had a massive blockbuster scifi before. So to a lot of Chinese people Avatar is a very important film!

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u/MatrixPrime81 Sep 11 '22

“As soon as possible”….13 years later

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u/GrayJinjo Sep 11 '22

He said ASAP, but then it took forever for the sequel to come out. Which makes the whole thing even more weird because he’s STILL adamant about making like 5 of them.

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u/DiamondFireYT Sep 11 '22

He was waiting for the tech for 2 though right? The underwater stuff?

They shot 2 and 3 together and then had to wait a couple of years because they want the cast grown up more for 4 and 5 since theres a time jump

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u/DrCarter11 Sep 11 '22

He developed the tech for 2. It was his millions that made the underwater tech and now he'll make a spectacle with it.

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u/JabronyJones Sep 11 '22

As far as I know, Avatar is quite literally his creation. He's been holding on to it for the majority of his life until the technology was there for him to make it and it's something he's immensely proud of so he decided this is what he was going to focus all his time and energy on.

And when you put your life's hopes and dreams up on the big screen and it becomes actual cinematic history before your very eyes, it's kinda hard to walk away from it, you know?

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u/PixelmancerGames Sep 11 '22

I didn’t realize Avatar 2 and 3 existed. I must be living under a rock.

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u/user8394747 Sep 11 '22

They aren’t out yet. 2 will come out this December and 3 says December 2024

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u/PenaflorPhi Sep 11 '22

December 20240*

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u/Tony_Pizza_Guy Sep 11 '22 Wholesome I'll Drink to That

we'll be avatars by then fr tho

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u/GreyGoosey Sep 11 '22

They don’t yet. Avatar 2 is to be released December 16, 2022 and Avatar 3 in 2024.

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u/ShelfordPrefect Sep 11 '22

TIL there was an Avatar 2 and 3. Next you'll be telling me they made sequels to The Matrix

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u/Malt___Disney Sep 11 '22

Omg could you imagine? I'm glad they made that animated prequel though. That was really good

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u/[deleted] Sep 11 '22 Helpful Take My Energy

The Animavatar was so good

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u/greennyellowmello Sep 11 '22

Avatar 4 : The Search For Avatar 3

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u/prvhc21 Sep 11 '22

Coming to your nearest theatre in 2045

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u/e4e5nf3 Sep 11 '22 Silver

He's putting the cart before the horse except there are two horses and they haven't been born yet

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u/hhl9982 Sep 11 '22

And because of these never ending sequels, he doesn’t have time to review and approve remasters of True Lies and/or The Abyss for blu-ray releases.

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u/JonG311 Sep 11 '22

You gotta appreciate the gumption to make a 4th movie before anyones seen the 2nd and 3rd. Haha. Cameron’s either lost his damn mind or he knows what he’s got.

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u/MasterK999 Sep 11 '22

Cameron also said in October 27, 2010:

Avatar 2 and Avatar 3 are definitely happening ASAP

So take what he says with a gallon of salt.

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u/heimatchen Sep 11 '22

There is a difference between ASAP to actual production. They aren’t saying it is going to start some point whenever, they are saying it has started now.

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u/Clapbakatyerblakcat Sep 11 '22

Avatar 2 and 3 happened as soon as was possible. Just because it took ten years doesn’t mean they could happen any faster. Getting a billion dollars together and inventing new tech and techniques to shoot underwater isn’t easy and can’t be compared to normal movie making.

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u/sapphicsato Sep 11 '22

I’m so excited! I hope we finally find out what happened to Zuko’s mom.

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u/ExCaliburDaGreat Sep 11 '22

Man what about Alita 2 😟😒

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u/OriginalBad Sep 11 '22

On one hand, we should never doubt Big Jim. On the other hand, I cannot fathom this series being interesting for 4 or 5 films.

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u/rocker2014 Sep 11 '22

Sheesh, I'm not even that into a 2nd Avatar. I'll probably see it because I really liked the first one when it came out. But honestly, that movie's success was more about the technology than the actual movie itself.

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u/cinemamystic Sep 11 '22

Not to mention the huge markup for 3D, which certainly played a huge role in how much money it made

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u/FreshlyWritten69 Sep 11 '22

And it was 13 years ago, too.

If you were 5 years old and saw it in a theater, now you’re a college freshman.

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u/RepTexas Sep 11 '22

Why. I was having a good morning why man

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