Director: Chris Weitz.
Content Rating: PG 13 for some violence and action.
Edward leaves Bella after an attack that nearly claimed her life, and in her depression she falls into yet another paranormal relationship - this time with werewolf Jacob Black.
I've watched this about two times now, I think.
And to be honest, I still don’t know quite what to think. It improves upon Twilight in some areas, but then fails in others. Overall, though, I think it needs help, although it’s not worthy of too much hate.
But the film drags a lot with poor and messy pacing, and while there is more action than Twilight, it’s annoyingly
Also, the soundtrack
Kristen Stewart CAN act; her recent films prove that. Yes, she relies too much on sighing and blinking to show emotion where she really could be crying or sobbing, and is frustratin
Apart from being too much of a damsel-in-
Robert Pattinson is good, but like Stewart he lacks the intensity and feeling when saying his lines. Far too often, his expression
Pattinson and Stewart have chemistry,
Oh, and Taylor Lautner as Jacob.
Well to be honest, he’s not as awful an actor as I expected. I’m not a fan of him and never will be, but I have to admit he doesn’t act badly. Still, it is obvious he’s been told to brood as hard as he possibly can, and with a huge female audience watching, is delighted to tear his shirt off at any possible opportunit
New Moon, despite it’s big flaws, has highlights
Michael Sheen and Dakota Fanning portray vampires, and with superior acting skills make the Cullens look bland, boring, and overrated.
I give it: 2 flowers!