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Crippled from the waist down in battle, Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) knows he will never walk again. Then he gets the unexpected opportunity to become an Avatar -- the mind link that controls the body of a genetically engineered alien life form. When he is sent to the home planet of the Na'vi and his virtual self begins interacting with the inhabitants, the soldier starts questioning the purpose of his military mission.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for intense epic battle sequences and warfare, sensuality, language and some smoking.
Theatrical Release December 18, 2009
Director James Cameron
Cast Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez
Run Time 161
2009 Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation Official Movie Website

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