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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 is a movie starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner. The Quileutes close in on expecting parents Edward and Bella, whose unborn child poses a threat to the Wolf Pack and the towns people of Forks.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Jacob Black
... Billy
... Charlie Swan
... Renee
... Phil
... Bella Swan
... Alice Cullen
... Jasper Hale
... Dr. Carlisle Cullen
... Esme Cullen
... Emmett Cullen
... Rosalie Hale
... Edward Cullen
... Unsavory Man
... Unsavory Man
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Storyline

After Bella and Edward's honeymoon, things take a turn for the worse when Bella realises she is pregnant. The baby grows at an abnormally fast rate and causes many health problems to Bella. The wolf pack see the unborn child as a threat and plan to get rid of it. But the Cullens do everything they can to ensure that both Bella and the unborn child remain safe.

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Forever is only the beginning


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Rated PG-13 for disturbing images, violence, sexuality/partial nudity and some thematic elements | See all certifications »

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18 November 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Breaking Dawn  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$110,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$138,122,261, 20 November 2011, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$281,287,133, 23 February 2012

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$712,171,856, 23 February 2012
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Trivia

Kristen Stewart said in an interview that filming Bella and Edward's honeymoon sex scene was very awkward, and that by the end of the shoot she didn't even feel like they had just filmed a passionate scene. See more »

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Bella does not wear her engagement ring on the wrong hand. Bella has her engagement ring on her right hand and her wedding band on her left. See more »

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[first lines]
Bella Swan: Childhood is not from birth to a certain age. And at a certain age, the child is grown and puts away childish things. Childhood is the kingdom where nobody dies.
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Boring
21 November 2011 | by See all my reviews

If you're a big time fan of the books, you have probably hyped yourself up to a fevered expectation rendering you incapable of any objectivity. This film, of it's own merit, would have never made it to the theaters. In a word, it is very "boring"... unless your hyped, it bites! (pun intended). Many of the scenes were obvious fillers with terrible dialogue. The acting was so-so from most of the lead performers, with the sole exception being Billy Burke (Charlie), who appears to be a very good actor. About half way through the film I kept looking at my watch hoping the 117 minutes would be over soon.

I am being forced at this point to continue writing when in fact I have nothing more to say about this boring sequel of a film called Breaking Dawn. According to the rules ones' review must be at least 10 lines minimum. So what you're reading right now is the completely unnecessary and unpleasantly annoying filler, mandated by IMDb.


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