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December 18, 2009
PG-13 , 2 hr 42 min
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Synopsis: Jake, a paraplegic war veteran, is brought to another planet, Pandora, which is inhabited by the Na'vi, a humanoid race with their own language and culture.
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Col. Miles Quaritch
Joel David Moore
Dr. Max Patel
Corporal Lyle Wainfleet
Sean Anthony Moran
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By Kirk Honeycutt
A fully believable, flesh-and-blood (albeit not human flesh and blood) romance is the beating heart of "Avatar." Cameron has never made a...
By James Berardinelli
Avatar is entertainment of the highest order. It's the best movie of 2009.
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By Joe Morgenstern
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By Ty Burr
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Vast, beautiful and meticulously detailed.
By Claudia Puig
The scenes in Pandora -- a planet with an Earth-like environment -- are so breathtaking that the narrative seems almost beside the point.
By Owen Gleiberman
As visual spectacle, Avatar is indelible, but as a movie it all but evaporates as you watch it.
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By Joe Neumaier
Avatar clears the hurdle in terms of being optical candy. Its story, though, is pure cheese.
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Rated PG-13 | For warfare, intense battle sequences, some smoking, sensuality and language
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Common Sense Media says OK for kids 13+
Action-heavy epic has dazzling effects, familiar story.
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