Edition:
United States
Pictures | Fri Dec 11, 2009 | 4:15pm EST

The worlds of James Cameron

<p>James Cameron holds up the Oscar he won for Best Director for "Titanic",  March 23, 1998. The movie won 11 Oscars and Cameron won three of the awards. 



REUTERS/File </p>

James Cameron holds up the Oscar he won for Best Director for "Titanic", March 23, 1998. The movie won 11 Oscars and Cameron won three of the awards. REUTERS/File

James Cameron holds up the Oscar he won for Best Director for "Titanic", March 23, 1998. The movie won 11 Oscars and Cameron won three of the awards. REUTERS/File

Close
1 / 11
<p>A scene from "Titanic". 



REUTERS/File 
</p>

A scene from "Titanic". REUTERS/File

A scene from "Titanic". REUTERS/File

Close
2 / 11
<p>A line of Arnold Schwarzenegger look-alikes add atmosphere to the premiere of the futuristic thriller "Terminator 3 Rise of the Machines". 



REUTERS/Fred Prouser </p>

A line of Arnold Schwarzenegger look-alikes add atmosphere to the premiere of the futuristic thriller "Terminator 3 Rise of the Machines". REUTERS/Fred Prouser

A line of Arnold Schwarzenegger look-alikes add atmosphere to the premiere of the futuristic thriller "Terminator 3 Rise of the Machines". REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Close
3 / 11
<p>Director James Cameron and actress Sigourney Weaver pose for the media to promote "Avatar" in Berlin, December 8, 2009.



REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz </p>

Director James Cameron and actress Sigourney Weaver pose for the media to promote "Avatar" in Berlin, December 8, 2009. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

Director James Cameron and actress Sigourney Weaver pose for the media to promote "Avatar" in Berlin, December 8, 2009. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

Close
4 / 11
<p>Visitors wearing 3D glasses as they watch a preview for "Avatar" during the 40th annual Comic Con Convention in San Diego, July 23, 2009. 



REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni </p>

Visitors wearing 3D glasses as they watch a preview for "Avatar" during the 40th annual Comic Con Convention in San Diego, July 23, 2009. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Visitors wearing 3D glasses as they watch a preview for "Avatar" during the 40th annual Comic Con Convention in San Diego, July 23, 2009. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Close
5 / 11
<p>James Cameron, Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio on the set of "Titanic". 



REUTERS/File  </p>

James Cameron, Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio on the set of "Titanic". REUTERS/File

James Cameron, Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio on the set of "Titanic". REUTERS/File

Close
6 / 11
<p>James Cameron and actor and narrator Bill Paxton joke with 3-D glasses used for viewing their documentary "Ghosts of the Abyss" at the 56th International Film Festival in Cannes, May 17, 2003. 



REUTERS/File    </p>

James Cameron and actor and narrator Bill Paxton joke with 3-D glasses used for viewing their documentary "Ghosts of the Abyss" at the 56th International Film Festival in Cannes, May 17, 2003. REUTERS/File

James Cameron and actor and narrator Bill Paxton joke with 3-D glasses used for viewing their documentary "Ghosts of the Abyss" at the 56th International Film Festival in Cannes, May 17, 2003. REUTERS/File

Close
7 / 11
<p>Lifeboats are lowered into the ocean in a scene from "Titanic". 



REUTERS/File     </p>

Lifeboats are lowered into the ocean in a scene from "Titanic". REUTERS/File

Lifeboats are lowered into the ocean in a scene from "Titanic". REUTERS/File

Close
8 / 11
<p>James Cameron touches a model of the "Titanic" wreck during a visit to a museum in Hamburg, January 6, 1998. 



REUTERS/File   </p>

James Cameron touches a model of the "Titanic" wreck during a visit to a museum in Hamburg, January 6, 1998. REUTERS/File

James Cameron touches a model of the "Titanic" wreck during a visit to a museum in Hamburg, January 6, 1998. REUTERS/File

Close
9 / 11
<p>James Cameron congratulates director George Lucas after presenting him with the Jules Verne 2006 award for life achievement in Los Angeles, October 6, 2006. 



REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni</p>

James Cameron congratulates director George Lucas after presenting him with the Jules Verne 2006 award for life achievement in Los Angeles, October 6, 2006. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

James Cameron congratulates director George Lucas after presenting him with the Jules Verne 2006 award for life achievement in Los Angeles, October 6, 2006. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Close
10 / 11
<p>Arnold Schwarzenegger presents the Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award to James Cameron during ceremonies at the American Cinema Editors' 50th annual awards dinner, February 27, 2000. 



REUTERS/File   </p>

Arnold Schwarzenegger presents the Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award to James Cameron during ceremonies at the American Cinema Editors' 50th annual awards dinner, February 27, 2000. REUTERS/File

Arnold Schwarzenegger presents the Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award to James Cameron during ceremonies at the American Cinema Editors' 50th annual awards dinner, February 27, 2000. REUTERS/File

Close
11 / 11

Next Slideshows

Elton's "Out the Closet" wardrobe

Outfits from Elton John and his long-time partner David Furnish go on sale at the store "Out the Closet" to help raise money for charity.

Dec 11 2009

Hollywood's richest tween-market stars

They're young. They're famous. And they're rich.

Dec 10 2009

Most downloaded songs of 2009

What were the most downloaded songs on iTunes in 2009?

Dec 10 2009

Celebrity sightings

When the stars are out so are the cameras.

Dec 09 2009

MORE IN PICTURES

Earthquake rattles Mexico City

Earthquake rattles Mexico City

The death toll is rising after a major earthquake of magnitude 7.1 struck central Mexico, toppling buildings in the heavily populated capital where rescuers searched frantically for survivors under the rubble.

Hillary Clinton's book tour

Hillary Clinton's book tour

The former Democratic presidential candidate promotes her new book, "What Happened".

Inside the U.N. General Assembly

Inside the U.N. General Assembly

World leaders from 193 member states gather for the global body's annual meeting.

Hurricane Maria slams Caribbean

Hurricane Maria slams Caribbean

Hurricane Maria is the second major storm to hit the Caribbean this month.

London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from London.

Trump addresses U.N. General Assembly

Trump addresses U.N. General Assembly

President Donald Trump addresses the 193-member body of the United Nations for the first time.

Countdown to German election

Countdown to German election

On the campaign trail as as Germans prepare to go to the polls.

Russian war games rattle West

Russian war games rattle West

Russia's biggest war games since 2013 have the West looking on nervously.

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast