Sci-Fi and action geeks around the world have been waiting patiently for their first glimpse from James Cameron’s Avatar starring Sam Worthington along with Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Zoe Saldana and Giovanni Ribisi. Well the LA Times has scored that first pic and it…
… tells us nothing other than when Cameron points – you look. However, the pic is accompanied by the following little blurb:
‘Avatar’ might be too cool
The buzz surrounding James Cameron’s big-budget return to science fiction has been nothing short of awe-inspiring. The film, a mix of CGI and live action using new techniques Cameron himself helped to develop, was shot with a special 3-D camera (also developed by Cameron). Mix that with the promise of large-scale, hard science fiction that hasn’t been attempted much in the past few years, and you have a project that seems guaranteed to live up to the hype and expectations that are riding on it. The only question (and fear) is what is to become of the cinema geeks overwhelmed by the images that Cameron and his effects crew are putting in front of them. For those with weaker constitutions, we fear the worst.
(Mark Fellman / 20th Century Fox)
Source: LA Times