Summit Entertainment, through HollywoodChicago.com, has released the list of information for all of their 2009 movie releases, most importantly New Moon movie:
Release date: November 20, 2009
Cast: Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson
Directed by: Chris Weitz
Written by: Melissa Rosenberg
Synopsis: Bella Swan is devastated by the abrupt departure of her vampire love, Edward Cullen but her spirit is rekindled by her growing friendship with the irresistible Jacob Black. Suddenly she finds herself drawn into the world of the werewolves, ancestral enemies of the vampires, and finds her loyalties tested.
See them all here!
»Summit has sent a new email:
Catch The Twilight Stars On TV
Thursday, November 20:
• The Today Show – Rob Pattinson and Kristen Stewart (The Today Show shoots LIVE at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City you can attend if you go there by 6:30am)
• Late Show With David Letterman – Kristen Stewart
• Spike TV “Weekend Pre-Game” – Rob Pattinson
Friday, November 21:
• CBS Early Show – Peter Facinelli
• The Ellen DeGeneres Show – Rob Pattinson
Check your local listings for showtimes.
Tickets Now On Sale!
Buy them now on Fandango or MovieTickets.com, and you’ll get a code for a free, exclusive iTunes download of “Bella’s Lullaby (Remix).” *
* Offer available through 12/7/08. Codes expire 02/28/09.
Plan Your Viewing Party! Print out your Party Planning Check List, and use a custom Evite to organize your group screening.
We told you last week about a new text message promotion from Summit / 43KIX.com.. And today everyone who is signed up for text message updates got this message:
Want 2 see TWILIGHT b4 anyone else? 11/18 is the date, 43kix has your fate. Stay tuned 4 contest details, Im betting on Alice 2 win.
If you aren’t signed up for the texts don’t worry, just text “Bella” and your zip code to 43KIX (43549). It’s free!
*Thanks to Sammy for the tip!
Tonner Doll company has been licenced by Summit to produce Edward and Bella dolls! Check it out on thier site here, and the official press release here.
TONNER DOLL COMPANY NAMED NEWEST LICENSEE FOR SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT’S TWILIGHT
Firm to produce collectible character figures in support of feature film’s November 21, 2008 release
Tonner Doll Company, an award-winning designer and manufacturer of high-end collectible dolls and figures, has been granted the license for character figures based on the much-anticipated movie from Summit Entertainment, TWILIGHT, which arrives in theatres nation-wide on November 21, 2008.
Sculpted in the likenesses of the film’s lead characters - Edward Cullen (as portrayed by Robert Pattinson) and Bella Swan
(as portrayed by Kristen Stewart), – each fully-authorized, highly-collectible TONNER CHARACTER FIGURE™ (TCF)
will give fans the opportunity to possess their very own Edward and Bella for all eternity. TWILIGHT TONNER
CHARACTER FIGURES™ range from 15″-17” tall with multiple articulated joints for expressive movement and
mobility. In keeping with the fine detail and high-end quality of Tonner’s other popular product lines, they will feature
hand-detailed face painting, rooted hair, and authentic costuming.
Thanks to Halea for the tip!
The Lexicon has confirmed with Summit Ent. that Summit will be having a “major booth” at Comic Con – San Diego.
View Point Inn has a new Twilight page. It’s worth checking out.
Also the CEO of Summit Ent. has done an interview with Shock Till You Drop, read it here.
The official Twilight movie website is up!
Right now it is just a flash splash page, but keep checking back for updates!
Twilight is mentioned in HollywoodRepoters article regarding Summit Ent.
A second big bet, Catherine Hardwicke’s teen-vampire drama “Twilight,” also has few top names but looks to capture an audience familiar with the literary source material.
*Thanks to Kellie Bates for the tip!
Summit Entertainment updated their site [news page] today announcing that they have casted all of the Cullen family.
“Finding six talented actors who can portray supernaturally beautiful, talented vampires of the sort Stephenie Meyer has created and her fans have come to know and love was not an easy task but we are happy to say we have found our perfect Cullen family,” said Erik Feig, Summit’s President of Production.