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Titles For The Avatar Sequels May Have Been Leaked

  BBC News is reporting that they have seen "documentation regarding future Avatar plans". These documents are said to reference four specific projects: Avatar: The Way of Water Avatar: The Seed Bearer Avatar: The Tulkun Rider Avatar: The Quest for Eywa According to James Cameron; future instalments will explore Pandora's ocean. Cameron told Collider that Avatar 2 and 3 would feature "a tremendous amount of water work". Part of this will be achieved using footage captured by a deep-water submersible exploring the bottom of the Mariana Trench. Scenes have also been filmed with the cast under water and wearing motion capture suits, another first for the technology. In an interview with Vanity Fair, the director also revealed that Kate Winslet will be playing one of the "reef people". Sigourney Weaver will be reprising her role of Doctor Grace Augustine - although we're not sure how. Recently she told The Hollywood R

Hacksaw Ridge: Average Guy Movie Review

Mel Gibson is back in the driver seat with Hacksaw Ridge. It tells the story of Desmond Doss, a conscientious objector who refused to carry a weapon. Doss served as an army medic in the Pacific during World War 2. His actions during the Battle of Okinawa - where it's estimated he saved 75 men single-handed - would earn him the Medal of Honor. Hacksaw Ridge has been nominated for six Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Director. If you've seen We Were Soldiers; this movie may look oddly familiar. The battle scenes of Hacksaw Ridge have a very similar look to We Were Soldiers, Gibson has clearly taken inspiration from his previous war movie. He has managed to show the horror of war and honour what those men did, without glamorising war. As much as this is Doss' story, the actions of his fellow soldiers are not overlooked, thanks in part to some brilliant performances. As the man who wanted to serve his country without compromising his beliefs,  Ga