Steven Spielberg Gives James Cameron’s “Avatar” Two Thumbs Up
by Lauren A.E. Schuker
Roughly a week remains until “Avatar,” the hotly-anticipated sci-fi epic from “Titanic” director James Cameron, hits theaters. But News Corp.’s 20th Century Fox has already offered Hollywood’s top brass at least one clandestine screening. Sources close to filmmaker Steven Spielberg say he watched the film last Friday on Fox’s studio lot in Los Angeles and loved it. “He flipped for it,” says a person close to the acclaimed director. (News Corp. owns The Wall Street Journal.)
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