James Cameron isn’t having any of this whining that his Avatar follow up will be too long.
Avatar: The Way of Water, the follow up to the 2009 initial, is coming out in mid-December. The filmmaker informed Empire publication that the film is presently about 3 hours long, though edits might alter that length.
But if 3 hours appears very long to being in a theater, specifically with a jumbo-sized Coke, handle it.
” I do not desire anyone whimpering about length when they sit and binge-watch [television] for 8 hours,” Cameron informed Empire in a post released Tuesday. “I can practically compose this part of the evaluation. ‘The agonizingly long three-hour motion picture …’ It resembles, provide me a fucking break. I’ve enjoyed my kids sit and do 5 one-hour episodes in a row. Here’s the huge social paradigm shift that needs to take place: it’s fine to get up and go pee.”
The very first Avatar motion picture ran 2 hours and 42 minutes. A 3rd movie in the series is arranged for 2024, though its length hasn’t been launched.
Cameron likewise got a dig in at a meme that’s been walking around declaring the Avatar characters are forgettable. It states, “In ‘Avatar,’ the primary characters, Renuni and Janino, are so forgettable that you simply thought that those were their names.”
Sure appears as if Cameron had that meme on his mind when he informed Empire, “The giants will have it that no one provides a shit and they can’t keep in mind the characters’ names or one damn thing that took place in the motion picture. They see the motion picture once again and go, ‘Oh, all right, excuse me, let me simply shut the fuck up right now.’ I’m not stressed about that.”
To set the record directly: Sam Worthington’s character is Jake Sully, while Zoe Saldana plays Neytiri.