Cerulean creatures in pop culture -- color us impressed! We salute our faves from the X-Men to Abe Sapien to the Tick and beyond
James Cameron's budget-bursting blockbuster which reportedly cost in the neighborhood of $300 million used state-of-the-art motion-capture and 3-D technology to bring the Na'vi (and their home turf, Pandora) to life. Did it pay off with audiences? Well, if you consider earning $2 billion and becoming the highest-grossing film of all time ''paying off,'' then yes, yes it did.