Avatar Movie

Avatar Movie Review: Overview, Cast, and Plot.


Avatar Movie is a 2009 American science fiction movie directed and written by James Cameron. This is primarily an action-adventure journey to self-discovery, it is the story of an ex-marine who found himself thrust into hostilities an alien planet filled with exotic life forms.

Avatar Movie


Director James Cameron


Producer(s): James Cameron, Jon Landau.

Written by: James Cameron

Editor(s): Stephen Rivkin, John Refona, James Cameron.

Distributed by: 20th Century Fox

Music by: James Horner

Cinematography: Mauro Fiore

Release Date: December 18, 2009

Duration: 162 minutes

Country: United States

Rating: PG-13

Genre: Action Adventure, Mystery, Suspense, Science Fiction, and Fantasy.

Avatar Movie Cast

  • Sam Worthington as Jake sully, and also as Tommy (Jake’s deceased brother). Jake sully is a disabled former marine who became part of the Avatar after his twin brother’s death.
  • Stephen Lang as Colonel Miles Quaritch. He is the head of the mining operation’s security detail.
  • Sigourney Weaver as Dr Grace Augustine. She is an exobiologist and also, the head of the Avatar program
  • Michelle Rodriguez as Trudy Chacon. She is a combat pilot assigned to support the avatar program.
  • Giovanni Ribisi as Parker Selfridge. He is the corporate administrator for the RDA mining program
  • Joel David Moore as Dr. Norm Spell-man. He is a xenoanthropologist, he studies plants and animals life as part of the Avatar program.
  • Dileep Rao as Dr. Max Patel. He is the scientist that works in the Avatar program, he also supported Jake’s rebellion against the RDA.
  • Zoe Saldana as Neytiri. She is the daughter of Mo’at (the leader of the Omaticaya).
  • Carol Christine Hilaria (CCH) Pounder as Mo’at. She is Neytiri’s mother,and also the Omaticaya’s spiriyual leader.
  • Wesley Studi as Eytukan. He is Neytiri’s father, and also the Omaticaya’s clan leader.
  • Lazaro Alonso as Tsu’tey. He the finest warrior of the Omaticaya, and was betrothed o Neytiri.

Avatar Movie Plot

When Jake’s twin brother is killed, he is recruited as a bodyguard to aid a mining expedition on the distant jungle moon of Pandora as only his DNA will bond with the alien hybrid body, known as an Avatar.

This Avatar allows humans to breathe the toxic air of Pandora. In order explore Pandora biosphere, scientists use Avatars (Na’vi-human hybrids), operated by genetically matched humans.

Jake’s avatar is attacked by a thanator and flees into the forest,  he is rescued by a female Na’vi named Neytiri. She took him to her clan, Mo’at (the clan’s spiritual leader), ordered her to initiate Jake into their society.


Despite the orders to infiltrate the Na’vi’s, Jake finds himself falling in love with Neytiri, and complications soon ensue…

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