Me as Suz'tryi
Ok, I am officially OBSESSED! I LOOOOOVED THAT MOVIE! Every freaking moment of it. I think I smiled like a lunatic through the whole thing and clapped at many inappropriate times from the sheer joy of it! I was watching moving ART and because of the 3-D glasses, felt part of it! It was - and I have seen thousands of thousands of movies - the most SPECTACULARLY BEAUTIFUL films ever experienced. STUNNING! Stimulated my imagination, moved me to almost tears, and made me fall in love. I would so want to be part of the Na'vi and actually feel part of them. I mean, look at that hair...not to far off don't cha think?
Loved the movie, didn't love some of the performances.
Right off the top, I wasn't impressed with Sigourney Weaver. BORING! I thinks she's a good actor, love her in everything else she did, but she just fell flat on this one. I would almost say that I thought it was lousy casting. She was a bit over the top. Another over the top performance is the amazing Giovanni Ribisi. I say amazing because I know he's a great actor, but plllease! Talk about over acting. I think in a way guy is a bit too good. He is a very particular talent. He has to play in the right film and be cast in the right part or he just seems like overkill. Not very convincing. I didn't buy that he was boss man. I also don't think he had the right look, but..whatever. Hey, maybe I just didn't like his character. The whole "tree monkeys" racist comment I found incredibly offensive, but really, I just don't think he worked. Love him - wanna see him in something else.
But none of this affected my enjoyment of the movie. Those two issues were a mere itch to me. I was transported. The story line was touching and the computer generated - Motion Capture, animated performances were completely believable. Seamless, so freaking realistic, I believe the Na'vi existed and had every being had a beating heart. I can't wait to find out how they did it. I am going to see this again, and I already know what my costume for Halloween is gonna be. But why wait till then? I'm seriously thinking of running around in a thong and painting my body blue. But in the meantime photoshop will have to do.
Go get you some! See this movie! You won't regret it!
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