The Last Airbender is the Worst Film Ever Made - HERE'S WHY

11 Th02, 2021
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  • aS yOU kNoW, I have a patreon Stay sane, Tim

    Hello Future MeHello Future Me2 tháng trước
    • @Bully Maguire not yet

      John ConnorJohn Connor23 ngày trước
    • I am the senate

      Bully MaguireBully Maguire23 ngày trước
    • Don’t get me wrong but the movie is not in my book a official live action movie of avatar the last air bender the name for aang is said wrong an how he does the bending scenes are down right ugly

      John ConnorJohn Connor24 ngày trước

      Ladybugs unluckycharmLadybugs unluckycharmTháng trước
    • UUNG AND SOAKKA BRUUHH If they were to make the other 2 books (WHICH THEY INCLUDED THE LIBRARY EVEN THOUGH IT DIDNT COME IN UNTIL SEASON 2. AT LEAST TRY to get the time line right

      Ladybugs unluckycharmLadybugs unluckycharmTháng trước
  • i was agreeing with everything you said until you said bladerunner 2049 was a "near perfect movie" lmfaoooooooooo i also am led to believe i just witnessed a mental breakdown. but thats the only valid response to this movie

    i keep gettin bannedi keep gettin bannedGiờ trước
  • My English teacher thinks that the movie is actually good. F*ck him.

    Toph BeifongToph Beifong5 giờ trước
  • I appreciate the effort but the intro was pretty bad. Better stick to the normal just tell people what the video is about

    Carla FerracciniCarla Ferraccini5 giờ trước
  • This film brought me pain, anguish, sadness, trauma and so much more. Shyamalan, I will hate you until the end of time.

    Summer RoseSummer Rose6 giờ trước
  • This film brought me pain, anguish, sadness, trauma and so much more. Shyamalan, I will hate you until the end of time.

    Summer RoseSummer Rose6 giờ trước
  • This film brought me pain, anguish, sadness, trauma and so much more. Shyamalan, I will hate you until the end of time.

    Summer RoseSummer Rose6 giờ trước
  • 53:50 left this comment on Nostalgia Critics video and I'll say it here, it took six men in the Dance troupe to move that small boulder and a seventh to launch it at someone standing still. It took seven men in total to "move a rock."

    Confusion_LordConfusion_Lord7 giờ trước
  • Warning: true Avatar: The Last Airbender fans despise this movie so much that if you are a fan of it, chances are we will go into our own Avatar State on you. May God have mercy on your souls. And as far as I’m concerned, EVERYONE who worked on that film is guilty!!!!!!!!!!

    David McAninchDavid McAninch12 giờ trước
  • the thing (to me) that hurts the worst is the horrible and utterly heartwrenching representation of the characters in this movie. I was cringing the moment I saw that half the cast is white. It's an asian representation series. Do better Shyamalan.

    KojiKoji19 giờ trước
  • This is the breakdown of a man right here it is just this guy going crazy for a while

    PersonPerson19 giờ trước
  • The movie is shorter then this video

    Kboss The bestKboss The best23 giờ trước
  • I think the word you want is 'adaptation'.

    necromanzer52necromanzer52Ngày trước
  • Do you really need to tell us

    The mlemmersThe mlemmersNgày trước
  • My childhood crush was toph and azula

    Dashing Daniel GamesDashing Daniel GamesNgày trước
  • My thing is that the bending is so slow and oppa is scary.

    Willow RobinsonWillow RobinsonNgày trước
  • Captain America is the best fight Spence what u mean lol

    Dashing Daniel GamesDashing Daniel GamesNgày trước
  • Learn marvel cuz it is all there is now lol

    Dashing Daniel GamesDashing Daniel GamesNgày trước
  • I would honestly say the casting in this movie is a little okay (not the acting) Except AANG how the hell do they mess him up so badly? It's not the kid's fault at all he had no acting experience and he was still chosen. Why?

    jo jojo joNgày trước
  • I don't like videos that quickly but the amount of effort put into this video is exorbitant and is worthy of praise

    Anthony LustigAnthony LustigNgày trước
  • They act like all of them have been given conflicting information about what genre of movie this would be. And soAKA acts like he's still in the twilight flick

    qualified armchair criticqualified armchair criticNgày trước
  • Do yourself a favor and watch the original.

    Paper BagmanPaper Bagman2 ngày trước
  • Their mispronunciations of the names that are very clearly stated many times over in the original series is so infuriating

    Sweet PapayaSweet Papaya2 ngày trước
  • When i saw this movie i was horrified, i told my friend not to watch it because "it looks as if the guionists had made a Summary of season 1 while on drugs and tried to put it together once they were fine"

    Ricard RoviraRicard Rovira3 ngày trước
  • I've found another multi-hour video essay about this awful movie. Thank the gods 🙏

    MeShannanMeShannan3 ngày trước
  • 27:23 I chose c

    Dandy Dabber dudeDandy Dabber dude3 ngày trước
  • My Brother and I were shocked when we left the theater.

    Benjamin FawkesBenjamin Fawkes3 ngày trước
  • Also interesting to note that in Shyamalan's script, he has Katara saying that Aang was having trouble with waterbending (for some reason), when in the show there was a whole episode dedicated to how easily Aang got the hang of the bending forms on the scroll whereas Katara was the one having trouble. I mean jeez, Shyamalan, you really had to just retcon or change EVERY little thing didn't you? (for some reason)

    adoranymphlupinadoranymphlupin3 ngày trước
    • Literally though. A MAJOR character development arc centers around Katara's resentment of Aang due to how quickly he masters things that even she hasn't learned after years of work. And they threw that in the garbage for... reasons. Runtime reasons maybe, but I'm not willing to give them the benefit of the doubt when it's crystal clear that they didn't understand MOST of the characterization choices in the rest of the show.

      Jess St JamesJess St James2 ngày trước
  • jesus christ it really is a three hour documentary. savage.

    Aaron Van MeterAaron Van Meter3 ngày trước
  • Whenever they say “Ung” I die a little inside

    Selected ShipperSelected Shipper3 ngày trước
  • I thought DragonBall Evolution was a pretty bad movie.

    Nelson Lozada GonzalezNelson Lozada Gonzalez3 ngày trước
  • Oh, come on. It wasn't that bad. I watched it before the animated series and I thought it was OK. Not spectacular, but passable.

    Jakub OwadowskiJakub Owadowski3 ngày trước
    • No offense, but if you watched it BEFORE you watched the series, that's the only reason you think it's passable. The entire movie is a colossal slap in the face to all the fans of the original series. It throws out SO MANY extremely essential characterization details and plot beats, for literally no reason. Shy didn't even remotely try to understand what endeared watchers to the original series, and it **showed**.

      Jess St JamesJess St James2 ngày trước
  • The few seconds of the opening scene where the four elements are introduced (5:48) sum up my overall thoughts on this movie - it's an imitation of a show which feels familiar to viewers, but lacks a lot of thought, depth and heart. In the original, we are introduced to the four elements with the following texts: 水善 (water, virtue) 土強 (earth, strength) 火烈 (fire, fierce) 气和 (air, harmony) I may be misinterpreting, but in this movie, I don't believe the background text in the opening serve any real meaning. It appears to be some brushstrokes thoughtlessly strung together - as if to imitate the feel of calligraphy. It loses a lot of the meaning and care, which I think is quite sad

    ophe123ophe1233 ngày trước
  • Can we just forget this movie ever existed and maybe gets someone that gives a crap 💩 next time you try to make a movie on a beloved childhood series! Like come on

    Chewy’s AdventuresChewy’s Adventures3 ngày trước
  • I have apparently blocked majority of this film from my memory out of sheer trauma cause I only vaguely remember like half of this lol

    Katie GrossmanKatie Grossman4 ngày trước
  • Oh my god that katara and pakku fight was so bad holy shit

    Katie GrossmanKatie Grossman4 ngày trước
  • We only see Gyatso’s body in the animation, where are the other skeletons? Or is that possibly how powerful the fire bending became, you could Vaporise people with it

    TheNinthGenerationTheNinthGeneration4 ngày trước
  • How many fire nation soldier faces to you see between the animation and the live action?

    TheNinthGenerationTheNinthGeneration4 ngày trước
  • 2:06:22 the two fire benders do different motions

    TheNinthGenerationTheNinthGeneration4 ngày trước
  • No Soki and no BamBam was probably a good thing because I’m probably being closer to the actual pronunciation than Sham would have done

    TheNinthGenerationTheNinthGeneration4 ngày trước
  • What kind of boomerang is shaped like an S?

    TheNinthGenerationTheNinthGeneration4 ngày trước
  • Yue: I might die for the spirit! Sokka: and then what?

    MR.Happy MushroomMR.Happy Mushroom4 ngày trước
  • are you ok?

    Watch With VeerWatch With Veer4 ngày trước
  • This is my feel good video i love it

    Tosia StępakTosia Stępak4 ngày trước
  • Katara,Sokka- White Fire Nation - Indians Aang is Ong. Why? :(

    BergSaturnSonneBergSaturnSonne4 ngày trước
  • Jasper?

    Atom’s ChosenAtom’s Chosen4 ngày trước
  • didn't even mentioned how all the *earthbenders* are placed into a big forest *full of dirt!* it's like the polar opposite of what the show did!

    vizthexvizthex5 ngày trước
  • mulan 2020 has entered the competition for being the WORST LIVE ADAPTATION

    Opaque zOpaque z5 ngày trước
  • I die a little inside after every word I hear from the movie.

    vizthexvizthex5 ngày trước
  • it's sham-alyean achktually

    vizthexvizthex5 ngày trước
  • It's simply outstanding how this review is actually longer in runtime than the actual movie... and yet it actually feels much shorter

    NEON-X: Music VideosNEON-X: Music Videos5 ngày trước
  • i’m actually amazed how she only refers to sokka as “my brother” in the opening narration. it’s so clunky and literally no one talks about their sibling like that or, hell, talks about people like that?? you would say “my brother and i are tasked with finding food, but sokka isn’t the best hunter” like?? if you’re talking to someone about your sibling you’re not gonna refer to them only as their relation to you the whole time

    candyzombieecandyzombiee5 ngày trước
  • If I have to choose between this movie and DB Evolution definitely The Last Air Bender.

    Graven WolfGraven Wolf5 ngày trước
  • Respect for Zhao!

    CarnisianLadyCarnisianLady5 ngày trước
  • katara’s actress is married to the son of posh spice 😃

    Belinda EnataBelinda Enata6 ngày trước
  • Naga and Pabu had more screen time in Legend of Korra than Appa and Momo did in this movie.

    Something or otherSomething or other6 ngày trước
  • This whole film was like one of those last episodes of the series where the whole series was acted out. Which are both pieces of shit one is good.

    zoe brianzoe brian6 ngày trước
  • they all pronounce the names wrong holy shit

    A.narvaezA.narvaez6 ngày trước
  • good adaptation isn't perfect book to screen adaption of the screenplay or shots, it's understanding the emotions, themes, ideas, style, genre and main point of the original work and emulating it as best you can in a new medium. the best way to do that is to focus on the most important characters, story beats, twists, themes, dramatic moments and the emotions behind them, you'll need to cut any unnecessary characters and scenes, change any outdated and problematic elements, have everything from the design, to the dialogue to the setting match one another, and most importantly it must work as a piece of art on it's own

    Archie ThomasArchie Thomas6 ngày trước
    • I'm confused. Are you agreeing with the video or no? I'm assuming you're in agreement, because only an insane person would argue that Shyamalan did a good job of understanding the emotional themes, story beats, characterization choices, etc. of the original show, much less effectively convey them in his adaptation.

      Jess St JamesJess St James2 ngày trước
  • You know that when the youtube video is longer than the movie it's criticizing that this is gonna be a long road

    IOLI IIIOLI II6 ngày trước
  • God... the name mispronunciation is so bad.

    SpiderzSpiderz6 ngày trước
  • 1:13:36 turn-based RPG

    PinkstarclanPinkstarclan7 ngày trước
  • 1:55 Boy!

    Michiel HoereeMichiel Hoeree7 ngày trước
  • I almost wanted you to say “density” in that intro

    Tori McCroanTori McCroan7 ngày trước
  • A half hour into it, and I'm wondering if a good topic might be about how some stories blend humorous and series moments, how to go from funny moments to intense moments without one ruining the other. I've seen a few stories that have plenty of each (Fullmetal Alchemist, Firefly). It seems like there's more to it than "Let's be funny here, and have a real intense moment next".

    Audie ThackerAudie Thacker7 ngày trước
  • The movie was so bad, that even the ridiculous play at the end of the show was far better and accurate.

    Crafter 686Crafter 6867 ngày trước
  • The closest thing accurate to the original cartoon was the beginning with the elements and saying what they were.

    Crafter 686Crafter 6867 ngày trước
  • I am glad they did not ruin other characters like Toph yet. Also, Imagine how horrifying the drill scene would have been...

    Crafter 686Crafter 6867 ngày trước
  • speaking of how they says the characters name they actually used the asian pronounciation which sounds so wrong since most of the asian dub of the animation series used the english pronounciation for the names many of asian countries pronounce A I U E O in the same way for example we pronounce A like the A from Laugh i from Pitch U from Jumanji E from Bender, and O from Thrones so, now lets read couples of names below in that way Sokka Aang Iroh and... i still have no idea where was the "Agni Kido" comes from, cause "Agni Kai" is fit more perfectly, i have no idea what was Shyamalan trying to do but even Asian kids are confusing watching the entire movie

    Munarki IVMunarki IV7 ngày trước
  • I first thought I don't have time to watch all of this but I did and it was exactly what I needed after the movie. You really pointed out everything. Amazing video!

    narwalsnarwals7 ngày trước
  • I'm amazed anyone thought this would even be remotely good. Nick never puts actual money into their films. Even if they do most feel oddly cheap. I was not surprised when this blew up in their face.

    mazoku112mazoku1127 ngày trước
  • "we have been watching the first 2 seasons over and over and oever at our house" yeah I don't think he even watched any or at least pay attention to any. Who would watch the first 2 seasons and then said "hey, maybe let just re watch the 2 season and not finish the 3rd one". Sound bullshit to me

    Le tuan linhLe tuan linh7 ngày trước
  • Ah yes, Zhao. The villain who is so important, not even the characters remember him

    Mace WinduMace Windu7 ngày trước
  • Abbey saley

  • Have you not seen the dragon ball live action, because you sir are wrong.

    The Ven that IQ thoThe Ven that IQ tho8 ngày trước
  • I hate Katara

    FCSΩ //FCSectorΩFCSΩ //FCSectorΩ8 ngày trước
  • Regarding the issue with the bending, basically it just comes down to the fact that too many people are standing around, there isn't enough weight behind the bending most of the time, and it is toooooooo sloooooooow

    William AppleWilliam Apple8 ngày trước
  • Who's the guy at 2:22?

    Mei-Ling LiMei-Ling Li9 ngày trước
  • I remember watching this movie in person in theatres and my god it was awful I couldn't even cringe because it looked so bad that I knew criticizing wouldn't help. The only time I hoped a sequel didn't happen.

    Alex BenitezAlex Benitez9 ngày trước
  • The fact you see Ozais face before book 3 is the most heinous sin.

    AugustDipperAugustDipper9 ngày trước
  • B.e.S.T f'u"l'l D.a.T.i.n.💋 -L-o-V-e-S-e-X-----۞------------ ▶️ ◀️ !💖🖤❤️今後は気をライブ配信の再編ありがとうです!この日のライブ配信は、かならりやばかったですね!1万人を超える人が見ていたもん(笑)やっぱり人参最高!まさかのカメラ切り忘れでやら1かしたのもドキドキでした,. 💖🖤在整個人類歷史上,強者,富人和具有狡猾特質的人捕食部落,氏族,城鎮,城市和鄉村中的弱者,無`'守和貧窮成員。然而,人類的生存意願迫使那些被拒絕,被剝奪或摧毀的基本需求的人們找到了一種生活方式,並繼續將其DNA融入不斷發展的人類社會。. 說到食物,不要以為那些被拒絕的人只吃垃圾。相反,他們學會了在被忽視的肉類和蔬菜中尋找營養。他們學會了清潔,切塊,調味和慢燉慢燉的野菜和肉類,在食品市場上被忽略的部分家用蔬菜和肉類,並且學會了使用芳香的木煙(如山核桃,山核桃和豆科灌木 來調味g食物煮的時候

    Shasa SodoShasa Sodo9 ngày trước
  • I lost it at FIRE NATION COLONY FIFTEEN, what the hell is even this movie?!?

    Ramix09Ramix099 ngày trước
  • I love that right after “As you know,” we get “his son the prince,” which is SO DUMB AND REDUNDANT!

    Stella BelikiewiczStella Belikiewicz9 ngày trước
  • Ironically, Frankenstein's monster is the least human-looking and most human character in the story. So in this analogy, he's an adaptation that doesn't adapt the surface features but captures the soul.

    Ozymandias, King of KingsOzymandias, King of Kings9 ngày trước
  • I actually misremembered the killing of the moon spirit as being done by Zuko, not Zhao. So... It could have been worse?

    Ozymandias, King of KingsOzymandias, King of Kings9 ngày trước
  • I actually like the idea of mentioning Hama in the southern water tribe as foreshadowing. But like everything else, it's handled horribly in this movie...

    Ozymandias, King of KingsOzymandias, King of Kings9 ngày trước

    Jeaic BreathnachJeaic Breathnach10 ngày trước
  • This is literally dragon ball evolutions brother

    Demon king PaytonDemon king Payton10 ngày trước
  • Iii08

    Laura BonnetLaura Bonnet10 ngày trước
  • they whitewashed katarra sokka and aang YIKES

    naginagi10 ngày trước
  • 2:07:12 How did you know?!

    Danny DevitoDanny Devito10 ngày trước
  • 36:15 Really channeling hbomberguy for this aren't you XD _Kevin._

    TuolTuol10 ngày trước
  • Imma watch this video twice cuz it’s a gold mine for excellent writing advice disguised by critique of a movie we all hate Your sacrifices have been appreciated 🙏🏻

    Victoria HerdegenVictoria Herdegen10 ngày trước
  • The funny thing is, as far as I know, only people who haven't seen the series were OK with the movie, so all the call backs or "I recognise this" moments were lost on them.

    KarmaTheAlligatorKarmaTheAlligator10 ngày trước
  • why did you ask if a child is a top or a bottom i don't think that joke works

    Reaper ManReaper Man10 ngày trước
  • I cannot wait for the 10 hour long video on why the lotr series is bad.

    La MoriaLa Moria10 ngày trước
  • The director shalama or wat ever his name is should be thrown in jail making a mockery of avatar the last airbender, on of the greatest shows of all time

    john wickjohn wick10 ngày trước
  • 1:05:30 - This to me just shows how much of the film's fight scenes have chararacters going "Ha! Uragh! Urrrrgh! Raah!" 😂

    jakerockznoodlesjakerockznoodles11 ngày trước
  • As bad as that movie is, this video also allowed me to really appreciate the show as I watched. Time to start the next rewatch :)

    Kieran PKieran P11 ngày trước
  • I don't get The movie it just ended so strangely it almost made us all feel like that they were going to make another movie because the series ended way more differently

    Jaska jokunenJaska jokunen11 ngày trước