Wow. Overwhelming. Opening day of James Cameron’s new movie Avatar today … and Tony had tickets! He’s a god.
As loyal readers will know, even the Sound of Music (or just about any judicious mix of sound, vision and emotion) has the power to overwhelm me. But this … in 3D … on an IMAX … aaarrghhhhh! (in a good way)
It had me by the throat, pinned to the seat for two and a half hours; and incapable of movement – or sensible speech – for quite some time afterwards. You must all try it.
The plot is comfortingly predictable. But that’s not what it’s about. Just let yourselves go, and be swept away by the wonder of how it looks …
See the trailer here .