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Summit Sues Owner for Copyright Infringement

7 September 2011 2:35 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Summit Entertainment is suing the owner/operator of, claiming the primitive fan merchandise site violates its copyright.  Summit claims that Tom Markson is illegally using “Twilight” trademarks and copyrights “and leading consumers to believe that they had reached the official ‘Twilight’ motion picture website.’” It’s a fairly unimpressive-looking website that mostly links to Twilight merchandise on But Summit doesn’t want consumers to go to the site, thinking they’ve arrived at something sanctioned by the producers. (The official “Twilight” website, incidentally, is In its lawsuit, Summit complains that Markson’s site »

- Joshua L. Weinstein

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'Twilight' star Anna Kendrick looking to be 'Pitch Perfect' in new rom-com

1 September 2011 6:24 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Since garnering an Oscar nomination in 2010 for "Up in the Air", "Twilight" tenth-banana Anna Kendrick's career has really been heating up, with the actress racking up major roles in films like this fall's "50/50" opposite Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Now The Hollywood Reporter is revealing that the up-and-comer is in early talks to star in "Pitch Perfect", a new Universal rom-com set in the world of collegiate a cappella groups. The script is based on a nonfiction book of the same name written by GQ journalist Mickey Rapkin, about a rebellious college student who joins an all-female a cappella group at her university and »

- HitFix Staff

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Robert Pattinson Attacked - By Pie!

29 June 2011 3:00 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

There are 3.7 million Google results for Robert Pattinson looking "yummy." But on Tuesday, that description could be taken quite literally. The Twilight star was photographed in Toronto filming scenes for his upcoming drama Cosmopolis in which he gets ambushed, hit in the face with a pie, and then chases off photographers. Cosmopolis, directed by David Cronenberg [History of Violence, Crash], follows multimillionaire Eric Parker, played by Pattinson, 25, who intially sets out to get a haircut, but ends up on a 24-hour odyssey across Manhattan. The film, due out in 2012, also stars Jay Baruchel and Paul Giamatti. - Caroline Slutsky »

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Summit Closes $750M Refinancing Deal

8 March 2011 4:40 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Summit has closed a deal that will give the "Twilight" studio $750 million refinancing deal.  Jp Morgan and Ubs Ag orchestrated the new round of funding.  The $550 million loan over five years and $200 million revolving credit line will be used to pay down the studio's debt and fund its upcoming slate of films, including two sequels to its vampire romance franchise. Terms of the deal began seeping out Monday, but Tuesday marked the official announcement.  Summit has had enormous success with its "Twilight" films, which have grossed over $1.5 billion worldwide, but »

- Brent Lang

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Summit Close to Securing $750M in Refinancing

7 March 2011 10:05 AM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Summit, the studio behind the "Twilight" franchise, is close to securing $750 million in refinancing, TheWrap has confirmed.  The $550 million loan over five years and $200 million revolving credit line will be used to pay down the studio's debt and fund its upcoming slate of films, including two "Twilight" sequels. The studio also plans to issue a dividend to several key investors.  The deal was orchestrated by J.P. Morgan and Ubs and  is expected to close this week. News of the refinancing was reported by the Hollywood Reporter.  In January, Summit paved the »

- Brent Lang

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Report: Despite Bigelow's Oscar, Celluloid Ceiling Higher Than Ever for Women

31 January 2011 3:51 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Exclusive: Kathryn Bigelow won the "Best Director" Oscar last year but it's still a man's world in Hollywood -- especially behind the camera. Just ask Catherine Hardwicke. She directed 2008's "Twilight," the first in the hugely successful vampire franchise, but Hardwicke told TheWrap she was prevented from even pitching to direct "The Fighter." "I couldn't get an interview even though my last movie made $400 million," she said to TheWrap. "I was told it had to be directed by a man -- am I crazy?" said Hardwicke, who also noted she liked what David »

- Joshua L. Weinstein

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Kristen Stewart to play Snow White in The Huntsman?

26 January 2011 11:48 PM, PST | TotalFilm | See recent TotalFilm news »

Twilight is nearing the end of its screen life, and it seems that star Kristen Stewart is already turning her gaze upon pastures new. Heat Vision report that the 20-year-old actress is a major contender for the role of Snow White in the upcoming ‘serious’ spin on the fairytale, Snow White And The Huntsman. While previous reports from Variety suggested that Universal were looking for a fresh-faced unknown for the role, Stewart is apparently on their list of possible Snow Whites.

Alongside her on that list is Sucker Punch star Emily Browning – who tested last week. . »

- Josh Winning

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Taylor Lautner Gets 8-Figures to Star in Untitled Spy Thriller

11 January 2011 11:28 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Taylor Lautner's shooting schedule is filling up fast and the "Twilight" heartthrob hasn't even opened a movie on his own yet. In addition to Fox 2000's "Incarceron," Lautner has become attached to star in an untitled spy thriller from New Regency that is described as "'The Bourne Identity for the next generation," according to a website which also claims that both studios were willing to pay at least $10 million to secure his unproven services. Deal Central reported on the particulars of "Incarceron" last month, but now it seems that the frontrunners »

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