August 18, 2010
'Avatar: Special Edition' Coming to Theaters
Eight minutes added to epic, re-releasing August 27 in limited engagement
With more than eight minutes of never-before-seen footage, the expanded version -- brilliantly titled Avatar: Special Edition -- will release to a limited number of 3D theaters on August 27. A press release from 20th Century Fox notes that the number of digital 3D screens has "exploded" since the film originally released last December, and this re-release will give more fans an opportunity to see it in that extra dimension.
Here's a 15-second video promo for the re-release: