I came across this article in The New Yorker and its under-your-skin look at James Cameron, Director of Avatar. Mr. Cameron, the bright fellow he is, has mastered every job on the movie set. Having no lack of ego, he has reason to be upbeat because he takes on the most ambitious projects in Hollywood, […]
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Master Interviewer Charlie Rose met with James Cameron, Director of Avatar, to discuss behind-the-scenes matters to bring ‘Avatar’ to market. Here’s an excerpt of the interview and Cameron’s comments regarding the rumored cost of production, “We knew what the negatives were: We didn’t have stars, there was no prior art, it wasn’t part of a […]
Indeed, it seems James Cameron’s remaining box office competition is himself. Faster than a speeding bullet, it only took three (3) weeks for Avatar to reach $1 billion. Foreign box office revenues are fueling the ascent like never before. About 2/3 or $670 million of the gross comes from overseas markets. The referenced LA Times […]