How a lot does Alita weigh? It’s most likely not a query you must ask Rosa Salazar’s doe-eyed cyborg from this yr’s Alita: Battle Angel, however is some extent of specific curiosity to some followers. It’s additionally one thing that the filmmakers took into consideration when making this yr’s cyberpunk movie, which is coming again into the dialog as we enter awards season, with its sights set on an Oscar for Finest Visible Results. In an unique interview with CinemaBlend’s personal Sean O’Connell, producer Jon Landau revealed that sure, Alita: Battle Angel spent a whole lot of time determining the lead character’s difficult weight. He mentioned:
After producer James Cameron labored on Alita: Battle Angel for years earlier than handing off to director Robert Rodriguez, together with tons of of pages of notes, Alita’s weight is one thing that they accounted for and one thing that knowledgeable the movie and the performances. As Jon Landau advised Sean, Alita’s two our bodies in Alita: Battle Angel are performed as every having a special weight.
The primary physique we see Alita get within the movie is a bone-colored physique that appears like porcelain coated in filigree. This physique, given to Alita by Doc Ido and initially designed for his daughter, is supposed to be lighter. And whereas Alita has no issue powering this physique, additionally it is not meant to her and that’s why we later see her drawn to a different physique. Rosa Salazar knew all of this and took it into her efficiency when transferring round because the character.