The fondest memory I have of the Avatar movie is sitting in a Manhattan movie theater and noticing Liev Shcreiber with his family sitting behind me and being the only person in my group of friends who knew who he was. So then I had to whip out my phone and Google a photo of Sabretooth from the terrible Wolverine Origins movie, to which my friends all said, "Oh dude, it's sh*tty Sabretooth!"

I prayed Liev didn't hear them, I don't think he did, but that was the closest I came to being embarrassed in front of Liev Shcreiber in my entire life, and it's probably the last time.

And I'm sure if I ever visit the Avatar theme park that's coming to Disney World in the summer of 2017, I'll be reminded of this stupid moment of my life every step I take through it.


Disney Parks just released a trailer that teases the new attraction and it looks pretty epic.

Pandora: The World Of Avatar will be opening in Disney's Animal Kingdom and it's all about the world of the Na'vi.


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Construction for the park began back in 2014 and almost 3 years after work began, it looks like James Cameron's world will soon be a part of the Disney World experience.

The acclaimed director and creator of the Avatar franchise had significant input into the creation of the theme park.


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Here he is looking at a scaled-down model of a part of the park.


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Remember that glowing nighttime forest scene where the two Na'vi get it on by twirling their braids together? Well that's gonna be in the park.


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Here's Cameron showing off the forest floor that changes color when you step on it.


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It's pretty dope.


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The forest is going to look much different during the day.


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It'll be packed with crazy-looking plants and foliage straight out of the Avatar universe.


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Don't worry though, it's not all just sight-seeing there will be Na'vi inspired rides, like staddling the back of a mountain banshee.

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It's a simulation that's supposed to make you feel like you're riding one of those pterodactyl things from the movie.


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Cameron calls the ride "a thrill".


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"You're gonna plunge, you're gonna dive, you're gonna see the world flying through it," Cameron said.

They've even got a romantic as hell looking boat-ride attraction in the works: "The Na'vi river Journey."


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Disney Imagineering senior VP of creative, Joe Rhode, says it's a "beautiful, lyrical ride into the bioluminescent forest".

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They've even managed to recreate the "floating" mountains from the film.


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And of course, there's going to be Na'vi-themed restaurants and gift shops that sell wares inspired by the film's universe.


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You've got the Windtraders store that sells toys and science kits.


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Pongu Pongu sells Na'vi-themed drinks; be prepared for a bunch of funky colors.

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Interested in hitting this place up? Or are you still trying to get to the Wizarding World Of Harry Potter? (h/t insider)