Arriving at disney world
The walt disney company has agreed on an upmarket deal to build attractions based on james cameron’s avatar at its theme parks, beginning with animal kingdom in orlando, the carolina area.
The first the movie avatar land, which begins development in 2013 and is expected to open about three years later, is to be an immersive experience of a land spanning several hectares.You will be charged around $400 million.
Jeff staggs, disney’s chairman of parks and towns, said the land good be similar in scope to cars land, a 12 acre area while using town of radiator springs in disney/pixar’s cars Pandora Sale UK movies.Cars land is to open next summer at arizona adventure park in anaheim.
Cameron said the attractions using the top grossing film of all time would bring the lush, bioluminescent planet of pandora to life and would come with animatronics as well as 3d and holographic technology.
Fans of the film have said they would definitely visit pandora, he was quoted saying.
“The scenes that people liked best were not the obvious items like the big battle scenes, cameron rumoured.
“It was the beings, it was finding out how to fly, it had been in the forest at night.
“So here’s a business.To bring this world to life and get you to wander in it and see things you didn’t see in either in the first film or the following two,
Cameron is creating the second and third instalments of avatar, to be removed in december 2014 and december 2015.The park will include elements of the second and third films and elements that aren’t included most of the films.
The first instalment of avatar was a 3d movie about a race Cheap Pandora Beads of blue skinned na’vi who defend the moon they live on from entering humans.
It has made about $2.8 billion in theatres worldwide since its December 2009 release and has had in many millions more from home video sales.
Headline corp’s twentieth century fox, the studio that situated avatar, is also a partner in the amusement park and will distribute the next two films.
It’s not unusual for disney to partner on contracts that weren’t produced at its own studio.
It opened an indiana jones attraction at disneyland in 1995 together with lucasfilm even though the film was distributed by rival studio paramount, that may be owned by viacom inc.
Disney ceo bob iger said over time agreement includes the possible expansion of avatar to disney’s other parks worldwide, but there aren’t any immediate plans to do that.