James Cameron stated Avatar: The Path of Water it will be a rebuke to blockbuster superhero movies.
In an interview with G.Q.Cameron stated that while it’s a friendly rebuke, he wanted to criticize the current state of comic book movies with the path of water. “I was consciously thinking to myself, okay, all these superheroes, they never have kids. They never really have to deal with the real things that get you down and give you feet of clay in the real world,” the filmmaker explained. Cameron stated that many of the characters in the path of water they are warriors who fight for their people, but they also have children. For this reason, he pointed out that “their instinct is not to be afraid and do crazy things”, but they must think of their children before risking their own lives, which raises the stakes of the film.
Cameron has described his long-awaited sequel as a family story, but not the typical Disney family story audiences are used to. “This is a family story like how The sopranos it’s a family story,” he said, poking fun at a very dark father-son relationship. Avatar: The Path of Water takes place more than a decade after the first film and explores how Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) and Neytiri (Zoe Saldana) choose to raise their five children.
The path of water has changed a lot
Cameron has been well aware that the kind of story he tells with the path of water it’s one that actually warrants the existing sequel. After the huge success of the first film, which wowed audiences in 2009, Cameron decided to scrap the original 130-page script for the path of water. He said it told a great story, but the filmmaker wanted to strive for more. “It was missing one of those critical elements about sequels, which is that it didn’t delve into the unexpected enough,” Cameron said. “He also didn’t play enough for Avatar rules, which is to connect with the world of dreams, the one that has a spiritual component that we cannot even quantify with words. It ticked all the other boxes, but not this one. And I thought, ‘We shouldn’t make this movie. So I put it aside.”
Originally planned for a five-film series, Cameron recently admitted that he could make his big Avatar story a trilogy Although filming has already begun in avatar 4Cameron cited the COVID-19 pandemic and increased transmission as reasons why the path of water It may not be as successful as the original. Avatar. “How many people give like *** now?” Cameron questioned and stated that he is prepared to complete the story in the third film.
Avatar: The Path of Water hits theaters December 16.