'Twilight Saga' films to return to theaters before 'Breaking Dawn' premiere
The first three films in the "Twilight Saga" franchise will hit the silver screen once again ahead of the release of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" on November 18.
Summit Entertainment, the studio behind the franchise, is teaming up with NCM Fathom for events called "Twilight Saga Tuesdays," where the each of the three "Twilight" films released so far will be screened for one night at participating theaters.
There are over 700 theaters nationwide participating for the event, according to The Hollywood Reporter, which will kick off on November 1 with "Twilight," the first film in the franchise.
"The Twilight Saga: New Moon" will bow on November 8 and "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" will be shown on November 15. Each event will begin at 7:30 p.m. local time.
In addition to the screening of the films, the event will also include introductions from cast members, as well as interviews and behind-the-scenes content.
A full-length trailer for "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" was released in September and can be seen below.
The film, the first part of the fourth installment in the fantasy romance series, depicts the wedding of Swan, a human, and vampire Edward Cullen, played by Robert Pattinson, and the consequences of their union.
Swan discovers she is pregnant. Her unborn baby is half-vampire and grows rapidly, taking a devastating toll on her body. The "Twilight" series is based on the novels by Stephenie Meyer.
The previous three movies, the first of which was released in 2008, have grossed more than 1.8 billion worldwide. The second part of "Breaking Dawn" is due to be released on Nov. 16, 2012.
Check out the trailer for ""The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" below.