Day: March 15, 2010

‘Avatar’ you ready for more?

The mega flick “Avatar” merited 9 Oscar nods at this year’s 82nd annual Academy Awards and walked away with three golden statues for art direction, cinematography and visual effects; but is the film’s success and artistic integrity only validated by the 6,000 plus Academy voters who, in large part, consisted of film studio executives, art directors, set and costume designers, and hair and make-up artists? The answer is most likely no.