Originally Posted by powerslave_85
Yes, they could have used a black, Asian, Hispanic, or other minority actor for the role. But they didn't.
America is 74% white.
If there is no racism involved, there should be a 74% probability of the guy being white*.
The only thing that bothers me is if the whole CAST of a movie is white (or mostly white when the setting is more urban).
Anyway, I thought it was a pretty decent 3D remake of Pocahontas*. Visual effects really weren't that great, and the movie started about 30 potentially interesting threads of direction, but pursued just about none of them. It was merely decent...
*besides, john smith was white in the original why would they change that