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Lee Wright	10:02 PM
James Cameron
	
me	10:02 PM
cult
	
Lee Wright	10:02 PM
cult movies
	
Vasanth Prabakar	10:03 PM
motion capture
	
me	10:03 PM
positioning
	
Lee Wright	10:03 PM
It came out in 3-D.
Who would like to summarize?
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Lee Wright	10:04 PM
cryosleep for 5 years
going to Pandora
to find a mineral called
"unobtain-ium
distant future
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Lee Wright	10:05 PM
Mine other worlds
Pandora seems to be a moon of a planet
has an indigenous population
	
Gerard Arbat	10:06 PM
a planet similar to Jupiter
	
Lee Wright	10:06 PM
natives!
Earth is dying.
complete his brother's mission
had a base on Pandora
to mine a resource
unobtain-ium
Mixed DNA to form Na vi clones
Called these alien host bodies "Avatars".
Scientific exploration
Military for protection
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Lee Wright	10:08 PM
Mining corporation
Peaceful solution was being sought first.
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Lee Wright	10:09 PM
very tall aliens
mental remote control of the host bodies
the avatars smell different and can be easily detected.
Jason Sully
inhabited and controlled an avatar to infiltrate the alien race
	
me	10:12 PM
brotherhood
	
Gerard Arbat	10:12 PM
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Lee Wright	10:14 PM
Find their weaknesses.
Achille's heel
Poor connection, Sergei
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Gerard Arbat	10:19 PM
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Lee Wright	10:19 PM
Earth's life or death?
Aliens are very spiritual. Pandora planet is ALIVE!
The aliens, animals, and planet can commune with each other.
Sacred tree
is their Hometree
Where the richest mineral deposits are located
nerve tendrils you can touch and link with to pray
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War!
The aliens won the war.
He was a warrior/soldier.
He was passionate, never gave up.
He was loyal (although he changed sides).
He had a good "soul".
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traitor...\
he betrayed the human race...
to save the natives' civilization
Helen of Troy
Greed,
avarice
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Diana Yarmolinska	10:27 PM
was it life-and-death situation?
I thought it was just money thing
	
Lee Wright	10:27 PM
Ivan said it was.
	
Vasanth Prabakar	10:27 PM
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Lee Wright	10:28 PM
They did mention "dying planet"
With Americans and Indians in North America, I don't have the "high moral ground".
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distortion
	
me	10:31 PM
Diana you need to reconect please
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Gerard Arbat	10:34 PM
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Lee Wright	10:35 PM
oxymoronic
source of energy
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Lee Wright	10:36 PM
food
no trees, no animal, no meat
ocean?
Did he doom his home planet to save the alien's planet?
Would you doom your home country to save another country from extinction?
As an avatar, he could WALK!
AS a human, he was in a wheelchair.
The military bribed him with promise of restoring his legs to normal function.
	
Gerard Arbat	10:38 PM
paraplegic
	
Lee Wright	10:40 PM
very low volume...
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Lee Wright	10:40 PM
like inside a can
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Gerard Arbat	10:40 PM
side
	
Vasanth Prabakar	10:40 PM
obedience?
	
Lee Wright	10:41 PM
his military oath
deserter, traiitor
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Vasanth Prabakar	10:42 PM
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Lee Wright	10:42 PM
The only "humanity" we see is (1) greedy corporation (2) cruel military (3) compassionate scientists.
Survival!
	
Gerard Arbat	10:43 PM
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Lee Wright	10:43 PM
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Very tempting for the hero to change sides personally
He was a traitor. No question.
The question is: Was he justified?
Was his "brain" affected by being in an alien body?
	
Gerard Arbat	10:47 PM
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Lee Wright	10:48 PM
He is a blend of two brains.
intermingle
The colonel was what he was.
He was bribed.
Some German officers tried to assassinate Hitler.
They died.
	
Gerard Arbat	10:50 PM
some helped Jews
	
Jörgen Olsson	10:51 PM
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illuminated
	
Alena Kotyukova	10:52 PM
I see
	
Gerard Arbat	10:53 PM
like Jupiter, even with a blue spot
	
Lee Wright	10:54 PM
cockpit
Transformers, Power Ranges
Rangers
duffel bag
oxygen masks
Command Building/Center
toxic atmosphere
the "corporate guyh"
guy.
minigolf
putting green
	
Alena Kotyukova	11:00 PM
q
	
Gerard Arbat	11:01 PM
they look like dandelion seeds
	
Lee Wright	11:02 PM
greenscreen
	
Jörgen Olsson	11:03 PM
climbing plant

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