Crooked Arrows

Terrible stereotypes or a bad horror flick?

If you’ve been following the story of the Iroquois Nationals lacrosse team (and if you haven’t, you really should start) you know it’s the kind of thing that would make a great sports movie. Sadly, Crooked Arrows isn’t that movie. True, it’s about the triumph of an underdog Native American lacrosse team, but the parallels end there. The Arrows are a high school team, not the Nationals. And more importantly, Crooked Arrows is a long ways from a great sports movie.

The film is set on the fictional Sunnuquot Reservation in upstate New York. According to the press release, the Sunnuquot are suppos...