Lists: Action, Adventure, Animated, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Space journey, Best cinematography nominees, Best Picture nominee 2000 to 2009

Brief Synopsis: "In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization."

Overall Ranking: 1374 (Rank from 2009: # 32)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 42.86%
Regular 33.33%
Half-Popped 19.05%
Stale 0%
Burnt 4.76%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
Chris of This Is Madness100 - My ratings are on a five point scale, translated as such: 1 - Abysmal, 25 - Bad, 50 - Mediocre, 75 - Good, 100 - Great
(full review)
Jim Carrier95 - I'm so glad James Cameron didn't try making this film until film technology made it to the point to be able to do this film justice. Brilliant graphics, great storyline & wonderful film.
Comedy: 2
Sex Appeal: 1
Scary: 2
Rewatch: 7
Tim The Film Guy95(full review)
J Patterson90Rewatch: 7
Mario L90
Caz of Lets Go To The Movies88(full review)
Alex Robinson87
Brandon H85
Dave Examines Movies84(full review)
Dan O'Neill80 - Avatar has beautifully enchanting visuals, very effective performances, and an exciting if done before story, that has us forgetting about the real world we live in, with such a beautiful way.
(full review)
Comedy: 3
Sex Appeal: 2
Scary: 3
Rewatch: 7
Bryan Lienesch72 - A little overrated. It's worth a watch, but the runtime and countless slow moments will have you checking your watch.
Comedy: 4
Sex Appeal: 1
Scary: 2
Rewatch: 5
Rob from GuysFilmQuest70Comedy: 2
Sex Appeal: 1
Scary: 1
Rewatch: 5
Thomas Pollock70
Darren of Movie Reviews 10170(full review)
CinemaVisitor Erik65Comedy: 0
Sex Appeal: 0
Scary: 0
Rewatch: 3
Gorgon Reviews61
Jay of Life Vs Film60(full review)
David Baruffi52
Patrick Devitt40
Lisa Marie Bowman20(full review)Comedy: 0
Sex Appeal: 1
Scary: 1
Rewatch: 1

People Involved

  • Sam Worthington (Jake Sully)
  • Zoe Saldana (Neytiri)
  • Sigourney Weaver (Dr. Grace Augustine)
  • Stephen Lang (Col. Quaritch)
  • Michelle Rodriguez (Trudy Chacon)
  • Joel Moore (Norm Spellman)
  • Giovanni Ribisi (Selfridge)
  • CCH Pounder (Moha)
  • Laz Alonso (TsuTey)
  • Wes Studi (Eytukan)
  • Dileep Rao (Dr. Max Patel)
  • Matt Gerald (Lyle Wainfleet)
  • Dean Knowsley (Samson Pilot)
  • James Cameron (Director)
  • Nick Bassett (Director)
  • Robert Stromberg (Director)