Friday, November 1, 2013

'Twilight Forever Fan Experience' Kicks Off this Weekend

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Twihards rejoice, for Summit Entertainment and Planet Hollywood International are giving you the greatest gift of all; The Twilight Forever Fan Experience. Commemorating the 5th anniversary of the first films debut and the launch of the Twilight Forever: the Complete Saga" Blu-ray/DVD set, you can expect to be treated to a weekend (November 3-4) chock full of broody, sexy goodness.

"Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga" includes all five films and features over 12 hours of new and exclusive content, including an in depth peek into the special effects. The ultimate collector’s set, "Twilight Forever: The Complete Saga" is available as a 10-disc Blu-ray (plus Digital HD UltraViolet) set for $74.99, and as a 12-disc DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet) set for $64.98, both available on November 5, 2013.

The "Twilight Forever Fan Experience" kicks off with a marathon screening of all five films in the franchise, including the extended version of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1," which will be the first theatrical screening of this cut. The event will begin Sunday, November 3 (9 a.m.) at New York’s Regal E-Walk Stadium 13 Cineplex (247 W. 42nd St., New York, NY 10036) and will also feature exclusive prizes/giveaways and special appearances!

If you thought that was fabulous, on Monday November 4, Planet Hollywood Times Square will be hosting an exclusive celebration to unveil their new Twilight Forever Fan Experience exhibit, which includes props from all of the films to be on display to the public. Some of the props you can expect to see will include Jacob's motorcycle, Bella’s wedding dress, and Edward’s tuxedo. In addition to the exhibit, the event will have musical performances, contests, exclusive prizes and giveaways, special guest appearances (still to be announced) and many photo opportunities.

Check out the official Twilight Twitter and Facebook accounts for exclusive RSVP info, as the event is open to the public on a first come, first served basis.

Here's a breakdown of the whole weekend, though it is subject to change:

Sunday, November 3 – Twilight Forever Fan Experience Marathon
Location: Regal E-Walk Stadium 13 Cineplex, 247 W. 42nd St., New York, NY 10036
Time: 9:00 AM
Films include: "Twilight" (122 minutes)
"The Twilight Saga: New Moon" (130 minutes)
"The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" (124 minutes)
"The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1" Extended Edition (124 minutes)
"The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2" (115 minutes)

Monday, November 4 – Twilight Forever Fan Experience Exhibit Launch
Location: Planet Hollywood, 1540 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Time: 6:00 PM
Scheduled appearances by actors Peter Facinelli, Nikki Reed and Jackson Rathbone.

-Nowal Massari