Pandora is the Fictional universe of Both Avatar(2009) and Avatar 2: The way Of Water(2022). Here is the real and true story about James Cameron’s series Avatar and Pandora planet.
These terms come into the picture once again since Avatar: The Way Of Water released on 16th December 2022 which was directed by James Cameron the second series by franchise Avatar, the first avatar was released in 2009 by the name Pandora: The World Of Avatar.
The movie has become the blockbuster and collected over $3 billions. It is getting huge love and appreciation for the innovation, special characters, visual effects, underwater scene picturization and the unique story. And now it has become the highest grossed movie at the box office.
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Story Behind Avatar 2 And Pandora Planet
To know both the terms in reality will have to dig in both one by one to understand the difference between real and science fiction world. To proceed to the avatar, will first understand what is Pandora planet all about, is it real or a fake fictional? Let’s explore:
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Is Pandora A Real Planet
According to NASA, Pandora is coated with icy fine dust, a Potato shaped moon. It is located 88K miles away from the planet Saturn and is 40.7 km in radius. It was discovered by a Voyager 1 science team in October 1980. As per the mythology Pandora means the creativity transformed into human by the God.
It is having the weaker Gravity then of Earth and having Tropical rain-forests. As per the geology there is a presence of Unobtanium, a kind of material that float in the presence of magnetic field, which make it highly valuable for human. Because of this property human want to migrate it to the earth.
This is the scientific story with evidences about Pandora Planet. Now we will understand what is James Cameron’s Pandora planet all about.
James Cameron’s Pandora planet
As per James Cameron Pandora planet its a fictional Universe with a vast storage of Unobtanium below the roots of a giant tree, on which the whole Pandora creatures called Na’vi live along. Unobtanium is a kind of material which is very costly as 1 kg of it sold by $100 million on Earth.
As per the details shown in the movie Avatar, it is located in the space. On which human want to take possession as it’s having exotic climate flora and fauna and foremost for the costly material available below the roots of a stunning giant tree.
Is avatar 2 a real thing
Avatar is science fictional human like creature with a long tail and blue coloured, slim body. In the movie Avatar 2 these avatars are called Na’vi. The visualization of Avatar is inspired by a drawing, in Every single science fiction book, which Cameron read during his childhood, he himself revealed it in an interview. These are actually synthetic human type characters generated by computer, not real or exist in existing world but seems to be real.
Avatar 2: The Way Of Water Story
The story of this fictional movie based on the love, Family and struggle of Neytiri (the real Na’vi) and Jake (a human Avatar- The fake Na’vi) to save their lives, their family and their planet from human who want to capture it entirely for that Unobtanium present in a giant quantity under their home giant tree.
Jake joins Na’vis and the of Na’vi gives the responsibility to Neytiri to trained him. During his training he meets up with some weird horses and big monster like birds and had to do friendship with them as a part of training. Neytiri trained him everything with full dedication.
In the movie it is beautifully picturised that how a man used to be fearless when he is single. But as he become the father he care and protects his child. The same as Jake doing after becoming a new parent with Neytiri. Jake becomes the father of four children and he keep on trying to keep them alive and simultaneously adjusting his own life too along with them.
- Sam Worthington as Jake Sully
- Zoe Saldana as Neytiri
- Sigourney Weaver as Kiri Sully
- Stephen Lang as Miles Quaritch
- Kate Winslet as Ronal
- Clif Kurtis as Tonowari
- Joel David Moore as Dr. Norm Spellman
This was the most awaited movie since the First movie of this series got release in 2009. Everyone was having too much expectations from this movie and it has fulfilled it beyond the expectations. The movie budget was $350- $460 million and it earned over $2.988 billion and still it’s increasing.
Everyone loved it’s visual motion picture effects and under water motion effects with clear and visual screen recording which itself is challenging. Hat’s off to James Cameron for this incredible creation, as per the viewers’ opinion and review.
Q: Is Avatar 2 a remake or sequel?
A: It is the sequel of Pandora: The Story of Avatar released 14 years back in 2009.
Q: Will there be a 3rd Avatar?
A: During the shooting of Avatar: The Way Of Water some scenes of 3rd sequence story of Avatar had already shot up. So yes Avatar 3 is also in the pipeline.
Q: Why did Avatar 2 take so many years?
A: As much of the scene has to be recorded under water and James Cameron didn’t find the quality of screen recording as per his imagination at the starting of shooting. Then he took a long break of 5 years to let the technology develop. This was the reason explained by Cameron for the delay in production.
Q: How much of Avatar 2 is underwater?
A: Approx 60% shooting is under water in Avatar 2 and the big challenge for screen recordings are bubbles in the water.