The first official trailer for James Cameron’s upcoming 3-D epic, Avatar, has hit the web! Swing by Apple.com to check it out and don’t forget to weigh in with your thoughts!
The film is slated to hit theaters on December 18th, 2009 and co-stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, and Michelle Rodriguez. Avatar is marks Cameron’s first directorial work since his Oscar winning film, Titanic, back in 1997.
The film takes place on Pandorum, a strange and beautiful planet with bizarre creatures and plant life. Sam Worthington plays a paraplegic who is linked through a medical process to an “avatar,” a 10-foot-tall, blue-skinned creature that looks like Pandorum’s native Na’vi. Cameron conceived Avatar 14 years ago and filmed it in stereoscopic 3-D using cameras developed by him.
The official website for the film can be found at www.avatarmovie.com.