As November gets ever closer, Lionsgate is ready for a massive profit as the box office spikes thanks to the finale of The Twilight Saga with Breaking Dawn Part 2. Though it was originally slated to be the end of the franchise, earlier this year rumors started to swirl that with Lionsgate’s purchasing of Summit Entertainment the studio would be looking into keeping the series going beyond the previously thought end date. Though exact plans have yet to be revealed, it seems that a remake or TV continuation may be taking a back seat as new info has surfaced that we could see a big screen spin-off.
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This Week’s EW Cover: Breaking Dawn Part 1
Twihards have long been anticipating seeing Bella (Kristen Stewart) and Edward (Robert Pattinson) honeymoon on Isle Esme and consummate their marriage amid flying feathers. And as audiences will see when The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1 arrives in theaters this Friday, the love scene does not disappoint. But, according to the stars of the movie, things could have been even more steamy — if it weren’t for director Bill Condon needing to keep the action PG-13. “There’s a version where it was really intense,” recalls Pattinson in this week’s EW. “Cinematically, cut all together, it’s awesome,” says Kristen Stewart. “But we didn’t really do that scene.
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The fact that there will never be another Harry Potter movie is starting to sink in.
Trailer: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 - Nov. 18
Directed by Bill Condon. Starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner.
Very little judgement on my part considering I’m not the target demographic. As a trailer it’s adequate if not predictable; the second people start opening up envelopes you know it’s going to say “You are cordially invited.” Anyway I’m sure this is all very exciting for the fans and will end up making a ton of money.
(via Oh No They Didn’t!)
Also here’s what the logo looks like for the movie…
Expanded Look at ‘Breaking Dawn Part 1′ photo of Edward and Bella on their honeymoon | EW.com
Maggie Grace will play a new vampire threat to Kristin Stewart’s Bella in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn. Grace, who played Liam Neeson’s in-distress daughter in Taken, will play the role of Irina in the final installments of the Stephenie Meyer novel, which director Bill Condon is directing in two separate films.