Poster for the UK Production in 2019

In his video analysis of The Last Airbender, YouTuber essayist Big Joel states that “An adaptation can or ought to maintain the essence of its source material. Thinking this, we’d watch The Last Airbender and say one of two things, either A) You got it. You zoomed in on the right parts and made something that captured the original. Or B) You didn’t get it. You zoomed in on the wrong parts and produced something that didn’t capture the original.” Part of what makes or breaks an adaptation is whether the essence remains the same. …

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