When he meets an outcast from the Fire Nation, Aang is impatient to skip ahead in his training.



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Episode cast overview:
Zach Tyler ...
Aang (voice) (as Zach Tyler Eisen)
Katara (voice)
Sokka (voice) (as Jack DeSena)
Appa / Momo (voice)
Commander Zhao (voice)
Jeong Jeong (voice)
Chey (voice)
James Garrett ...
Avatar Roku (voice)
Additional Voices (voice) (as Michael McConnihie)
Firebending Magician (voice)
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When he meets an outcast from the Fire Nation, Aang is impatient to skip ahead in his training.

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21 October 2005 (USA)  »

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Zhao: Look at you. You were once so great. I can't believe my former master has become nothing more than a simple savage.
Jeong Jeong: It is you who have embraced savagery, Zhao.
Zhao: It's Admiral Zhao, now.
Jeong Jeong: That title will not help you against the Avatar. Do not try to fight him! You are no match!
Zhao: [laughing] I think I can handle a child.
Jeong Jeong: I have never seen such raw power.
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"He tried to get the first fishhook out with another fishhook"
10 October 2015 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

Over 10 years has gone by and this reviewer remains in AWE of this show.

This episode is not merely good it is perfect.

I repeat, perfect.

How many 1000s of films have been done on the theme of the Master and Student in the martial arts context? Thie single episode, in an animated series no less, sets the bar, establishes the archetype, for how the story should be told.

And, typical of the excellence we have come to expect from this series, it delivers this perfect story with perfect writing in the broader context of maintaining the overall arc of the entire tale.


(Now watching for a third time. Was very disappointed with Korra)

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