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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Dev Patel
Noah Ringer
Nicola Peltz
Jackson Rathbone
Jessica Jade Anders
Cliff Curtis
Directors
M Night Shyamalan
Screenwriters
M Night Shyamalan
Running Time
103 minutes

The Last Airbender
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The Last Airbender

Plot
M. Night Shyamalan's live action adaptation of the Nickelodeon animated series. Set in a world of Asian-influenced martial arts and magic, Avatar...tells the story of Aang (Noah Ringer) and his quest to save the world from the ruthless Fire Nation.


Verdict
Far from the catastrophe the US bewailed, but still disappointingly clunky. Notch it between Eragon (below) and Dragonslayer (above) on a sliding scale of fantasy filmmaking.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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