Avatar: The Way of Water Is ‘Downright Movingand ‘Bigger, Meglio’ Than First Movie, Critics Rave

(L-R): Ronaldo, Tonowari, and the Metkayina clan in 20th Century Studios' AVATAR: LA VIA DELL'ACQUA.

(L-R): Ronaldo, Tonowari, and the Metkayina clan in 20th Century Studios' AVATAR: LA VIA DELL'ACQUA.

Foto: 20th Century Studios.

Critics are overjoyed about the return to Pandora.

Avatar: La via dell'acqua, the sequel to the 2009 box office hit, had its world premiere in London on Tuesday. The first reactions from those who got to see the new film praised director James Cameron’s spectacle and epic visual effects.

Intrattenimento settimanale‘s Yolanda Machado twittato, “James Cameron is a technology masterand his direction is at its most precise here. The film as a whole, while a technological marvel with a breathtaking world, is just [laugh emoji]. Dances with Wolves e Free Willy for Gen Z!”

Critic Scott Mantz disse the movie isbreathtakingly beautiful with the most incredible VFX I have ever seen (I saw it in 3D); the story itself is weaker than the first and feels drawn out at 3 ore & 10 minuti, but it’s always great to look at & the last hour is amazing.

Impero‘s Amon Warmann liked the sequel more than the first and notato, “… good news is that 3D is good again (Sìì!), and the action is pretty incredible (especially in the final act). But many of the storylines feel like they have to stop and start, and the high frame rate was hit & miss for me.

Nikki Novak, a Fandango correspondent, twittato, “If you think you’ve seen #Avatar think again. Only repeat from the OG is that ‘never experienced anything like itawe. Better than 1st? Facilmente. The 3D water world & creatures are so surreal it is downright moving. There’s a major Titanic homage.

(L-R): Neytiri and Jake Sully in 20th Century Studios' AVATAR: LA VIA DELL'ACQUA.

(L-R): Neytiri and Jake Sully in 20th Century Studios' AVATAR: LA VIA DELL'ACQUA.

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l'involucro‘s Drew Taylor saw it twice and wasoverwhelmed by both its technical mastery and unexpectedly intimate emotional scope. Yes the world is expanded and sequels teased but the characters are most important. Cameron is in top form, especially in final act. Good to have him back.

Perri Nemiroff from Collider chiamato La via dell'acquapretty incredible.Nemiroff added, “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.

Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango’s Erik Davis disse the sequel isbigger, meglio & more emotional than #Avatar, the film is visually breathtaking, viscerale & incredibly engrossing. The story, the spectacle, the spirituality, the beautythis is moviemaking & storytelling at its absolute finest.

The sequel stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Kate Winslet, Stephen Lang, Michelle Yeoh and more.

La via dell'acqua is about Jake and Neytiri’s family and “il guaio che li segue, le lunghezze che fanno per tenersi al sicuro l'un l'altro, le battaglie che combattono per sopravvivere, e le tragedie che sopportano,” secondo una sinossi ufficiale.

Cameron, 68, recently told Il giornalista di Hollywood that he already has ideas for several possible Avatar sequels. The director revealed he has Avatar 6 e 7 mapped out, adding he’d be “89 by then.

Obviously I’m not going to be able to make Avatar movies indefinitely,” Cameron said, citing theamount of energy required.” Ha aggiunto che lui “would have to train somebodyto continue the franchise: “I don’t care how smart you are as a director, you don’t know how to do this.

Avatar: La via dell'acqua è nelle sale a dicembre. 16.