Watch the Trailer for James Cameron's Avatar

So, here is the trailer for Avatar. You’ll probably need to watch it a few times. It is hard to overstate how hyperbolic everyone has been about this movie, which is directed by James Cameron (Titanic, Aliens, T2) and is expected to become the moment when 3D ceases to be a ticket-selling gimmick and instead becomes an irrefutable artistic endeavor. We’ll see. For now, there sure are some beautiful sights here, and even if he hasn’t really broken out yet, Sam Worthington has the unmistakable affects of a movie star. Hollywood is not an industry that enjoys risks like this, so take it in while you can: