James Cameron has little to nothing to do with it. Maybe he’s just afraid to make James Cameron angry, since he’s also someone you really don’t want to tick off.Brolin’s “Only the Brave” comes out October 20. The line about James Cameron calling Josh Brolin names made the media rounds after the profile came out, and in a new Instagram post, Brolin tried to clarify the situation:Press: Quit making problems where they don’t exist. That said, I’ve had enough imbroglios in my past to know that anything can be taken out of context and exploited beautifully for profit. He seems upset about how the James Cameron quotes in his Esquire profile were interpreted. He even just posted “I don’t know him” of Cameron, which confuses it all further. So let this be one of them as another notch in Hollywood’s circus belt of Swiss cheese. I don’t know him nor would I ever rely on anyone involving conjecture. Brolin not only tells me about turning down a role in the sequel to Avatar, he also has no problem admitting the decision caused tension between him and the director. Posted August 11, 2017 by Gina CarboneJosh Brolin is not the kind of guy you want to tick off, hence his casting as both Thanos and Cable in the superhero universe. Like us on Facebook. #swisscheesepress #sincityA post shared by Josh Brolin (@joshbrolin) on Aug 10, 2017 at 8:31pm PDTFans enjoyed his little jab at the press, but what was he doing talking about James Cameron in the first place if he doesn’t know him, and what was the full context of that “Avatar” story? That much is clear. “If I don’t want to do Avatar,” he says, “I’m not going to do Avatar. If James Cameron came to me and said, ‘Hey, man, why’d you say that?’ I’d go, ‘Because it happened.'”Did it happen, or was that just an example of what he’d say? What the hell was he talking about then?For your own context, here’s that part of the lengthy Esquire profile, starting with a quote from “Only the Brave” director Joseph Kosinski:”My first impression of Josh,” Kosinski tells me, “was how honest he was. In this month’s Esquire my diatribe on films I might have turned down in the past in place of whatever artistic path I wanted to be on at that time I take full responsibility for and was spoken about in light jest. Whatever. He’ll later return as Thanos in “Avengers: Infinity War” on May 4, 2018, and debut as Cable in “Deadpool 2″ on June 1, 2018.Want more stuff like this? However, it’s not clear if he’s mad that the quotes were taken out of context in the profile itself, or in subsequent posts suggesting a feud, or both, or what. He’s genuinely a good dude.” After five minutes with Brolin, you can see what Kosinski means. James Cameron’s f*cking calling me this name and that name.