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Paleontologists discover pterosaur that resembles 'Avatar' beast

Paleontologists have discovered fossils of a 120 million-year-old pterosaur that bears a striking resemblance to a winged creature in James Cameron's movie 'Avatar.' Unearthed in China, the pterosaur also bears a pouch similar to a pelican's.

Op-Ed: All-time box office champ is really 'Gone With the Wind'

UPDATE 1.19.14: Enter another curve ball. The average ticket prices just jumped, after falling earlier this year. The average ticket price is now $8.35.

James Cameron donates Deepsea Challenger

Director James Cameron has donated the submersible Deepsea Challenger to the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Cameron used the submersible vessel to explore the deepest part of the ocean last year.

James Cameron to make three 'Avatar' sequels simultaneously

NEW YORK – If you can't get enough “Avatar”, then break out the unobtainium: this is your lucky day. Sigourney Weaver has confirmed that director James Cameron is planning to film no less than three sequels to the blockbuster – at the same time.

Video: Avatar inspires scientists to plan brain transplants

Moscow - In the wake of the recent popular movie "Avatar", Russian scientists now have plans to transplant people's brains into robots.

Op-Ed: Classic films should not be re-released in 3D

Movie goers were given a treat over the weekend with 'Titanic' returning to theaters in 3D. It was only a few months back that 'Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace' was re-released in 3D. Hopefully this does not devolve into a trend.

Canadian filmmaker James Cameron to explore world's deepest ocean

Canadian filmmaker and "Titanic" director James Cameron is set to go down 6.8 miles (11 kilometers) down in the Pacific Ocean to visit and explore the Challenger Deep, the world's deepest ocean trench.

Movie mogul James Cameron buys home in New Zealand Special

Wellington - Canadian movie producer and director James Cameron is setting up home in New Zealand. The news comes as he finally completes on a troubled property deal in which he purchased two neighbouring farms in Wairarapa, Wellington, North Island, NZ.

Movie mogul James Cameron buys home in New Zealand Special

Wellington - Canadian movie producer and director James Cameron is setting up home in New Zealand. The news comes as he finally completes on a troubled property deal in which he purchased two neighbouring farms in Wairarapa, Wellington, North Island, NZ.

Op-Ed: Movie-Going Is On the Decline...Roger Ebert and I Explain

According to the U.S. Bureau of the Census, America’s population passed 312 million people in 2011. Despite this lofty achievement, not since 1995 has movie attendance been so low.

Israelis working on mind-controlled avatars and telepresence

Herzliyah - Doron Friedman of the Advanced Virtuality Lab (AVL), Israel, is leading a team of scientists developing the next generation of human-computer interfaces. The aim is to build interfaces for virtual worlds allowing users to control avatars mentally.

Porn film outsells Avatar in Hong Kong

Avatar was the highest grossing film on its opening day in Hong Kong but the record has been broken by 3D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy. The porn film took in £219,852 on its first day.

Director James Cameron reveals more of Avatar in Extended Edition Special

Filmmaking maverick James Cameron discusses more about creating the biggest motion picture of all-time – Avatar (now available in Extended Blu-ray & DVD Editions). ALSO NEW: Cats & Dogs, Kids Are All Right, Perry Mason, Mutiny On The Bounty and more.

James Cameron earned $350 million for 'Avatar,' more expected

Los Angeles - It was expected that Academy-Award winning filmmaker James Cameron was going to earn a massive paycheck for his work on the blockbuster smash hit "Avatar," but nobody thought he would earn $350 million.

Hustler to release 'This Ain't Avatar XXX 3D' in September

Los Angeles - Did you ever think the highest-grossing film "Avatar" will be the subject of a pornographic movie? It now has. Hustler announced that they will be releasing a porno version of James Cameron's hit film this autumn.

Director James Cameron prepares the 'Avatar' DVD/BD for Earth Day Special

With 'Avatar' having become the highest-grossing film in motion picture history, filmmaker James Cameron is using its DVD/BD release to help shed some light on Earth Day. Released this week: Pirate Radio, Apollo 13, Stoic, Tenure, Dallas & Sharpe's Peril.

Researcher claims virtual reality games can predict the future

Sociologist William Sims Bainbridge uses the game World of Warcraft to gain insights into human behaviour. It is not a new idea, but it is a growing field of study.

Hurt Locker locks out Avatar for Best Film at Academy Awards

The Best Director for the 2010 Academy Award went to a woman, Kathryn Bigelow. The nomination was presented by Barbra Streisand who had announced it emphatically that the plum could go to a woman for the first time.

Op-Ed: The Universal Theme of Love Should Win An Oscar for Avatar

Forget the special effects and the latest technology in filmmaking to make Avatar. Forget the top grossing film of all time that garnered over $1 billion in sales.

James Cameron may direct 'Avatar' sequel, Weaver to return

Director of the blockbuster 'Avatar,' James Cameron, is considering creating a sequel(s) to the 3D epic and one star of the film, Sigourney Weaver, has said she is likely to return for a sequel.

Why Oscars' new polling rules gives Hurt Locker edge over Avatar

Avatar and The Hurt Locker both lead the Oscar race with nine nominations, and most people are putting their money on Avatar to take home Best Picture. But The Hurt Locker could pull off an upset due to Oscar's new voting system this year.

Palestinian protesters dress as Na'vi from 'Avatar'

Palestinian protesters disguised themselves as the Na'vi from the motion picture blockbuster 'Avatar' as a way to demonstrate against the controversial Israeli separation barrier.

Sony of Canada shows off its 3-D HDTVs for first time Special

Sony of Canada gave media a sneak peek of its yet-to-be-launched 3-D HDTV models, showcasing both TV and gaming media. But is there enough 3-D content available by launch?

China renames mountain after movie 'Avatar'

A mountain in Zhang Jiajie, Hunan Province in China was recently renamed "Avatar Hallelujah Mountain" because the local government said it is the prototype of the floating mountain in the movie Avatar.

Op-Ed: James Cameron Wins Avatar Wars at the Box Office

Since Avatar's release, the film has been mired in controversy. Conservatives condemned the film as anti-American. The Marine Times even called Avatar "a disservice to the Corps." But where it counts, it is James Cameron who has won the Pandora Wars.

Taiwan man dies from brain haemorrhage after watching 'Avatar'

A 42-year-old Taiwanese man has died from over-excitement after watching the blockbuster epic motion picture "Avatar." This is the first death linked to the 3D movie as many audience members have reported symptoms of depression and suicidal thoughts.

China Pulls Avatar From Theaters Despite Huge Ticket Sales

The blockbuster movie Avatar is being yanked from theaters in China despite its record-breaking sales as Chinese authorities gave way to a locally- produced movie about the life of Confucius.

James Cameron Bags Golden Globes Top Director Award for 'Avatar'

Canadian film director James Cameron won the best director award for his blockbuster film 'Avatar' in the Golden Globes Awards night Sunday. Cameron received the same award in 1997 for his classic film 'Titanic'.

Avatar Hits $1.6 Billion Worldwide

Avatar has exploded in strength worldwide after being the top movie in the world for a fifth consecutive weekend and now the movie is catching up fast with Titanic, the all-time top movie ever.

Op-Ed: Why the American right hates Avatar

Contrary to popular opinion, the movie Avatar is neither Sci-Fi nor about 9/11 or the war in Iraq. Rather, and I share this view with people from the left and the right, it's about history. American and Canadian history.
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