Top Recommendations for You

Avatar the Last Airbender movie poster

Avatar the Last Airbender

Summary:

Avatar: The Last Airbender is a masterfully crafted show that hosts delicate love stories, vicious battle scenes, ever-present humor, and an art style that rests carefully between playful children’s and modern anime — without the stigmas attached to either one.

Quick Takes

From the Watercooler:

Each episode doubles as something of a zen short with an important moral at the end. Some are simple and easy to grasp, such as “working together can heal relationships” (“The Great Divide” – Season 1, Episode 11), or dark, and demanding of a reflection on one’s own society, such as the crushing lesson of “City of Walls and Secrets” (Season 2, Episode 14). These morals serve not just as a guide for viewers, but also as a platform for Katara, Sokka, and above all Aang, who’s ascendency to his Avatar potential is based not just on power, but also on character and knowledge. — Aaron Cohen Read More

From Laura Bradley at The Daily Beast:

For viewers of all ages, it’s a gripping and emotionally rewarding watch-especially now that it’s all available to binge. Full Review

Where to find it:

Newsletter signup