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James Cameron: I want to compete with ‘Star Wars’ and Tolkien

August 25, 2010 at 11:05 pm by Celeborn  - 

The subject says it all folks. An interesting article from the LA Times comes our way this evening concerning James Cameron’s lofty quest to be mentioned alongside Tolkien, Star Wars and Star Trek.

“You’ve got to compete head on with these other epic works of fantasy and fiction, the Tolkiens and the ‘Star Wars’ and the ‘Star Treks,'” Cameron said. “People want a persistent alternate reality to invest themselves in and they want the detail that makes it rich and worth their time. They want to live somewhere else. Like Pandora.”

Check out the full article at the LA Times site.  [Full Article]

Posted in J.R.R. Tolkien, Miscellaneous, TheOneRing.net Community, Tolkien on August 25, 2010 by Source: LA Times James Cameron: I want to compete with ‘Star Wars’ and Tolkien | Discuss