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Twilight the Movie

Discussion in 'Archive: SF&F: Films and Television' started by PrincessKenobi , Jun 17, 2008.

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  1. PrincessKenobi

    PrincessKenobi New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    For those of us who have slowly but surely fallen in love with the book series now have something to look forward too once Breaking Dawn comes out. If you do post a spoiler for the movie please cover it in black just in case there are people who haven't read the books yet or just want to be surprised and talk about the movie.

    With that here are a few links to some of the Twilight sites to keep an eye on:

    [link=http://www.twilightthemovie.com/]Twilight the Movie Official Site[/link]

    [link=http://www.youtube.com/officialtwilightfilm]Official Twilight Youtube Page[/link]

    [link=http://www.mtv.com/movies/movie/369195/moviemain.jhtml]Twilight Tuesdays[/link]

    Also every Tuesday MTV will be posting up a news article, new picture, or video about the movie. It's really amazing. And I hope I'm not alone in being excited for this movie!

    ~PK~
     
  2. Healer_Leona

    Healer_Leona Squirrely Community Mod star 9 Staff Member Manager

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    Haha!!! While I may stay more or less spoiler free, I'll have to let my daughter know of these. Thanks PK!!
     
  3. Idrelle_Miocovani

    Idrelle_Miocovani Jedi Master star 6

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    I'm excited for this. I love the series and I hope the film does it justice -- and judging from the energy, the talent and the creativity going into this project, I'm sure it will! :D
     
  4. PrincessKenobi

    PrincessKenobi New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    I read an article I don't remember which site it was on but the director actually went back and had the script completely re-written because they changed everything about it, with the FBI showing up and all this stuff. She said it didn't do the story itself justice so we have to re-write the whole thing. And everything I've watched and read so far has me very excited, for the whole thing.

    ~PK~
     
  5. Handmaiden Yané

    Handmaiden Yané Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I've seen both the sneak peek first scene and the trailer! I am excited!
     
  6. Idrelle_Miocovani

    Idrelle_Miocovani Jedi Master star 6

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    I loved the sneak peak. It was extremely intense, and must have been a filming nightmare. :p
     
  7. Ceillean

    Ceillean Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Was it just me or do the Vampires sound like -- well, rattle snakes when they move?
    I'm serious.
    While I was watching the sneak peek and Edward and James moved onto each other, I kept hearing this rattling sound. I watched the sneak peek a few times and I kept getting the feeling it's what the Vampires sound like when they move and use their "powers", I suppose.

    Am I hearing things? :p
     
  8. Idrelle_Miocovani

    Idrelle_Miocovani Jedi Master star 6

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    No, you're not hearing things, I hear it too. It does sound a little rattly, doesn't it? I don't mind. I think it works, strangely enough. Capturing the speed at which vampires move and the way they do things might be a little tricky to capture, so I think the sound helps with showing "this is super-vampire mode" as opposed to "this is normal vampire mode". :p

    Does that make any sense? 8-}
     
  9. PrincessKenobi

    PrincessKenobi New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    It could be the floors of the ballet studio too...maybe. It's the only time I've noticed the sound, is when they are there.

    ~PK~
     
  10. PrincessKenobi

    PrincessKenobi New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    Happy Birthday Edward Cullen!!! @};-=D=[face_love][face_dancing]=P~

    ~PK~
     
  11. Jedi-Ant

    Jedi-Ant Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Yeah, I noticed that, too. I'd thought the noise was because they were hissing at each other, you know, baring their teeth like some animals do when they fight. But I could be completely off-the-mark. :p
     
  12. PrincessKenobi

    PrincessKenobi New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    Penelope DVD to Include Twilight Theatrical Trailer

    Video Business is reporting that Summit's forthcoming Penelope DVD will include an exclusive Twilight theatrical trailer!

    To read the whole article, click here.

    Summit executives said they were experimenting with attaching exclusive theatrical trailers to their DVD releases for an added boost to future content. The supplier included a trailer for Dec. 12 theatrical vampire flick Twilight on the July 15 DVD for Penelope.


    Bear in mind, this hasn't been confirmed by Summit, so don't take it as 100% accurate until we hear something official.



    [link=http://bellaandedward.com/]This Twilight Update is brought to you by http://www.bellaandedward.com[/link]

    ~PK~
     
  13. NYCitygurl

    NYCitygurl Manager Emeritus star 9 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    I'm so excited about this :D
     
  14. Jedi-Ant

    Jedi-Ant Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Here are the release dates for Twilight:


    South Korea - 12 December 2008
    USA - 12 December 2008
    Russia - 1 January 2009
    Netherlands - 8 January 2009
    New Zealand - 8 January 2009
    Philippines - 8 January 2009
    Australia - 9 January 2009
    Germany - 22 January 2009
    Finland - 13 February 2009
    Venezuela - 20 March 2009

    Damn [face_plain] I have to wait until January. :_| :_|
     
  15. jedi_of_ennth

    jedi_of_ennth Jedi Master star 4

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    I'm so excited for this movie. [face_dancing]

    The Twilight Lexicon has posted [link=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dL90UJITl8M]a video interview with Taylor Lautner (Jacob Black)[/link]. He's so adorable. :D Makes me proud to be Team Jacob. ;)
     
  16. DarthIshtar

    DarthIshtar Jedi Grand Master star 9

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    Twilight Lexicon also has the Entertainment Weekly cover up where Edward looks...um...weird and Bella looks like her bosom should be heaving in a Harlequin romance novel.
     
  17. PrincessKenobi

    PrincessKenobi New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    [image=http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y267/PrincessKenobi/edwardsohotdrool.jpg]

    I don't know but this is how I've always pictured Edward. At least the paleness and stuff. My only issue is Bella looks so tan. But you know I would to next to that Greek god.

    ~PK~
     
  18. DarthIshtar

    DarthIshtar Jedi Grand Master star 9

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    He looks like he should be on a list of people you should keep your kids away from.
     
  19. -polymath-

    -polymath- SFF:F/TV Trivia Host star 4 VIP - Game Host

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    Edward looks pretty bad in that photo. I think there is cause for worry.
     
  20. jedi_of_ennth

    jedi_of_ennth Jedi Master star 4

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    [face_laugh] Oh, wow. Love that picture, if only because I burst into hysterical laughter every time I see it. :p
     
  21. JediPriestess

    JediPriestess Jedi Master star 4

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    yeah thats so NOT how I pictured Edward.

    ickiness
     
  22. mara_jade_rox

    mara_jade_rox Jedi Master star 2

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    Totally agreeing with that. Ickiness..[face_not_talking] it will not do at all

    MJR
     
  23. Ceillean

    Ceillean Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Definite ickiness.
    [face_worried] I'm worried now.
     
  24. mara_jade_rox

    mara_jade_rox Jedi Master star 2

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    I just posted a reply on the book thread about the movie...basically it said that Meyer wouldn't let Summit do anything wrong with her characters and from what I have seen and read, it won't be too far off from the book. Of course, that is only based on what they let us anxious fangirls know, so it might not be like that. :)

    MJR
     
  25. mara_jade_rox

    mara_jade_rox Jedi Master star 2

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    New teaser!!!

    http://video.yahoo.com/watch/3119388/8858452

    Check it out

    MJR
     
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