103 minutes

In a world at war, a young boy predicted to master all four primeval elements attemps to reunite the nations against the villainous tyrants who rule over fire. Ill-advised attempt at spinning a live-action martial arts fantasy from a popular TV animation, undone by laughably bad scripting and a bloated sense of its own importance.

Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies present a Blinding Edge Pictures/Kennedy-Marshall Company production; produced with the support of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Film Office.
Starring Noah Ringer, Dev Patel, Nicola Peltz, Jackson Rathbone, Shaun Toub, Aasif Mandvi, Cliff Curtis.
Directed by M. Night Shyamalan; produced by Mr. Shyamalan, Sam Mercer, Frank Marshall; screenplay by Mr. Shyamalan, based on the television series created by Michael Dante di Martino and Bryan Konietzko, Avatar: The Last Airbender; music by James Newton Howard; director of photography (Deluxe, widescreen, Stereo-D 3D conversion), Andrew Lesnie; production designer, Philip Messina; costume designer, Judianna Makovsky; film editor, Conrad Buff; visual effects supervisor, Pablo Helman.
Screened: distributor advance press screening, Zon Lusomundo Colombo 10 (Lisbon), August 3rd 2010.


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