Ross Douthat nails it on the head this crassmas season: “Avatar” is Cameron’s long apologia for pantheism — a faith that equates God with Nature, and calls humanity into religious communion with the natural world.
One of the most stunning pieces of fan-criticism of Star Wars in the entire galaxy: Why The Phantom Menace was so unspeakably bad, and why the pro… proto…protagonize…protogo, uh, main character, is non-existent. Worth every minute of the ten years it took to produce this review.
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