avatar: The way of the water critics may divide, but Guillermo del Toro remains a huge fan.
The Oscar winner shape of the water The director previously shared his enthusiastic reaction to the sequel, calling it “an amazing achievement.”
He also praised director James Cameron as “a master at the peak of his powers”.
The film premiered in London on Tuesday (December 6), prompting critics to share their reactions on social media.
While the majority of viewers highlighted the film’s technical achievements, there was a contingent of viewers who said the plot elements weren’t nearly as impressive as the visuals.
The film, which ranks as one of the top three most expensive films of all time, was also criticized for its lengthy running time of three hours and ten minutes.
However, Del Toro seems unfazed by these negative reactions. Following the film’s premiere, the filmmaker shared one more positive note The way of the water.
“I’ll say it again: avatar 2 – When you see it, you realize how long it’s been since you’ve seen a FILM FILM (capitals like that),” he wrote on Twitter on Wednesday (December 7).
The sequel is Cameron’s first film since the first avatar was released in 2009.
It tells the story of the Sully family, ranging from “the hardships that follow them, the struggles they make to keep each other safe, the battles they fight to stay alive and the tragedies they endure.” have to endure”.
Avatar: The Way of Water is the first of four planned sequels that Cameron will release every two years until 2028.
It will be in cinemas – in 3D – on December 16th.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/avatar-way-of-water-guillermo-del-toro-b2240412.html Avatar: Guillermo del Toro doubles his praise for Way of Water after divisive critical response