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'Avatar' sequels to be filmed in New Zealand
'Avatar' sequels to be filmed in New Zealand

In the latest sign of California's declining movie market share, director James Cameron announced he will shoot the three sequels to his Oscar-winning blockbuster "Avatar" in New Zealand. Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment will do the performance-capture work on the movie in Los Angeles at MBS Media Campus (formerly known as Manhattan Beach Studios).  However, the live-action portion of the production will film in New Zealand, following a similar pattern to the original 2009 film, Cameron and his partner, Jon Landau, announced Monday. "We are doing the performance capture here in L.A., which is going very well for us, and then we're going to...

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