15 reasons you can see 'Twilight'
7. From a gender perspective, Bella (despite being a perfect example of often-annoying teenage angst and insecurity in the first three books/films) becomes a kind of female hero in “Breaking Dawn’’ - willing to die to save those she loves and ultimately possessing the inexplicable “gift’’ that defeats their enemies and protects her tribe. Meanwhile the male protagonists (vampire and werewolf) are further humanized by their new understanding of the transfiguring power of love. (But that anticipates “Breaking Dawn, Part II.’’)