Yet another awards show voted by the people that Avatar's eligible for some awards. Hopefully, the voters this time around won't be the same as the ones in the 2010 MTV Movie Awards (ie. vote for Twilight in EVERY SINGLE CATEGORY). The show takes place on October 19, 2010.
Avatar is nominated for the following:
- The Ultimate Scream
- Best Science Fiction Movie
- Best Director (James Cameron)
- Best Science Fiction Actress (Zoe Saldana)
- Best Villian (Stephen Lang as Miles Quaritch)
- Best Supporting Actress (Sigourney Weaver)
- Fight Scene of the Year (Na'vi vs. RDA SecOps)
- 3D Top Three
- Best F/X
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So during my usual TVTropes surfing, I stumbled upon this link that directed to a really long thread on 4chan that considered the possibility of a Na'vi 4chan since Eywa seems to behave similarly to our Internet.
Epic lulz ensued.
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So with Avatar SE being released in ten days (F*** YES), we've already seen a few bits and pieces of the extra 9 minutes of footage. One in particular, is Jake visiting Grace's old school, which lead practically all of us to theorize on Sylwanin's existence. The most important questions would be her age relative to Neytiri's, as well as if she's alive or deceased.
However, in my 14th viewing of the movie, I noticed a few bits in the background of scenes that lends credability to her existence, being Neytiri's younger sister and likely deceased.
Note picture. It's a shot of Grace's Na'vi students, including Neytiri. Beside Neytiri is a younger Na'vi girl who looks suspiciously similar to Neytiri.
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(I wanted a more interesting title than just "What kind of music would...")
I've always had a thing for music (even though I can't play an instrument to save my life), and Avatar undoubtedly has one of the best original soundtracks out of all movies. But of course, those are all original songs, so that got me thinking a bit. Eventually, I found three original songs (plus one from the Avatar OST) that in a sequence, pretty much summarizes the whole movie.
- Waking Up - OneRepublic
- Jake's First Flight - James Horner (Avatar OST)
- Vox Populi - 30 Seconds to Mars
- This Is War - 30 Seconds to Mars
I'd suggest anyone to try listening to that in sequence and see what I mean
In short, what specific contemporary songs would fit in (read: represent certain scenes/…
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So, voting has begun today (May 12). The awards ceremony takes place on June 6.
Avatar's nominated for the following:
- Best Kiss (Zoe Saldana/Sam Worthington)
- Best Fight (Sam Worthington vs. Stephen Lang)
- Best Villian (Stephen Lang)
- Biggest Badass Star (Sam Worthington)
- Best Female Performance (Zoe Saldana)
- Best Movie
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