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Avatar Cinema Re-release Will Have An Extra Nine Minutes But Blu-Ray Will Have Extra Sixteen - Don't Complain!

So this is going to cause some bad press on the interweb.  Why go to the cinema again (because we all went the first time) to watch an extra eight minutes when you can wait for the Blu-Ray which is going to have an extra sixteen?  "Its the film studio getting every last drop out of us" are the cries.
Personally I think its great.  We don't get a chance very often to watch a damn good movie a second time in the cinema and so what if there are more deleted scenes on the Blu-ray.  You should get more on the disc.  When you pay for a Blu-ray you expect the works.  So this is it!  No one is forcing us to watch it in the cinema and on Blu-ray.  We have a choice and the more choice we have as a movie fan the better if you ask me.
People often say to me that George Lucas has messed around with Star Wars too much and that James Cameron is going the same way.  I remind them that without George Lucas we wouldn't have Star Wars.  It was his idea, his vision and his frustration that he couldn't do what he wanted to do at the time of making the movies.  James Cameron's Avatar is the same.  It is his vision.  If he wants to change it then let him.  We don't have to buy all the different versions but if you are fan then like me you will be glad of the choice and new material.

Rant over.  Here's a relaxing scene.


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