“Avatar: The Way of Water” received favorable reviews from the media and industry insiders.
On December 6th (local time), writer and journalist Erik Davis wrote on his Twitter about the Avatar sequel “Avatar: The Way of Water”. “Happy to say #AvatarTheWayOfWater is phenomenal!”, he said, adding, “Bigger, better & more emotional than #Avatar, the film is visually breathtaking, visceral & incredibly engrossing. The story, the spectacle, the spirituality, the beauty – this is moviemaking & storytelling at its absolute finest.”
Meanwhile, actor and writer Josh Horowitz tweeted, “James Cameron once again shows filmmakers how it’s done. I’ve said it a thousand times. Never doubt him. ‘Avatar: The Way of Water’ is how you do epic blockbuster-ing. Emotional, visceral, and as big as movies get.”
Perri Nemiroff, a journalist at Collider, also had a lot of praise for the movie and wrote, “#AvatarTheWayOfWater is pretty incredible. I had faith James Cameron would raise the bar w/ the effects but these visuals are mind-blowing. One stunning frame after the next. But the thing I dug most is how the technical feats always feel in service of character & world-building.”
Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, who won the Oscars for “The Shape of Water”, also shared on Twitter, “A staggering achievement – ‘Avatar: The Way of Water’ is chokefull of majestic Vistas and emotions at an epic, epic scale. A master at the peak of his powers…”
“Avatar: The Way of Water” is a sequel to “Avatar”, which created a syndrome in 2009 with its innovative technology and topped the worldwide box office rankings. Following the previous film, James Cameron’s first film in 13 years tells the story of the ruthless threats faced by Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) and Neytiri (Zoe Saldaña) on Pandora, their long journey and battle to survive, and the wounds they have to endure.
Director James Cameron, producer Jon Landau, Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldaña, Sigourney Weaver, and Steven Lang will meet Korean audiences in Korea on December 9th before the movie’s release.
“Avatar: The Way of Water” will be released in Korea for the first time on December 14th.
Source: Twitter, daum