I ran into a post on Feministing, called "link". It asserts that New Moon problematically depicts Quileutes as naturally abusive because of the werewolf thing, which is racist against Native Americans. The post describes how domestic violence is a serious problem in Native American communities, and New Moon makes it seem like Native Americans are naturally abusive. I find the post heavily flawed, and offer this as my response.
Feministing blogger Ann Friedman's thesis is that New Moon portrays domestic violence in Native American peoples as inherent, in their DNA, and that it's problematic as...
Many people bash populer film because "It didn't measure up in the exact way they thought it would.
STOP PEOPLE!!! Stop your too Critical Analysis sometimes.Stop your phony rebukes.Just STOP!!!
And accept film the way they come.
As a one time penulis of a book called Elfin Magic (become a fan of it:link)
I think i can speak for all(or at least most)authors when I say It's FINE!!! If someone offers anda a direct line to the film and the penulis refuses because the director says some plans that differentiate from the book and someone refuses then they are just stupid!!!