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Final Twilight Film Wasn't Exactly the End of Series

5 short 'Twilight'-based films will air on Facebook

(Newser) - The idea that the world had seen its last Twilight movie was, apparently, too good to be true: The New York Times reports that the vampire franchise will live on via short films based on Stephenie Meyer's characters. Meyer and Lions Gate, which released the five films based on... More »

Breaking Dawn Gets 11 Razzie Noms

And bad film awards show only has 10 categories

(Newser) - A nice bit of schadenfreude for Twilight haters: Breaking Dawn Part 2, the merciful final installment in the vampire saga, leads this year's nominations for the Golden Raspberry Awards (aka Razzies), which honor the year's worst films. It managed to grab a nomination in each of the 10... More »

Missouri Man Charged in Plot for Twilight Mass Shooting

Blaec Lammers' mother called police

(Newser) - A worried mother may have prevented a mass shooting in Missouri, reports USA Today . Police in Bolivar, Mo., say 20-year-old Blaec Lammers admitted buying assault weapons with the intent to kill people at a showing of the new Twilight movie tonight. At some point, Lammers changed his plan and instead... More »

Twilight Is Over, Critics Rejoice

'May it be an eternity before you're relaunched or rebooted,' writes one

(Newser) - Today's premiere of Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2 brings with it one piece of good news for critics who have had to review the whole thing: That's it for the Twilight saga ... unless, of course, Stephenie Meyer writes more books. Some of the best lines floating around the... More »

PETA Irked by Real Wolves at Twilight After-Party

Three wolves were in 'really small cage,' witness says

(Newser) - This week's Bad Idea Award goes to the people behind the final Twilight movie premiere after-party, who apparently thought nothing could possibly go wrong if they featured caged wolves. (For those of you lucky enough to have no knowledge of Twilight, wolves feature heavily in the storyline.) "... More »

How Kristen Got Rob Back: Giving Up Her Passwords

But will Stewart, Pattinson last?

(Newser) - So what finally got Robert Pattinson to move back in with Twilight costar and real-life love Kristen Stewart? Her passwords. Kristen had been trying to convince Rob that she never actually slept with director Rupert Sanders—just "engaged in several make-out sessions," as one source puts it to... More »

Pattinson, Stewart Shackin' Up Again

Fans of Rob, Kristen can breathe a sigh of relief

(Newser) - Our long national nightmare is over: Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are back together for realz. At least according to Us Weekly 's source, who says the Twilight stars "are living together and have reconciled." But their love is a fragile thing, because Pattinson "is extra-sensitive... More »

Most YA Books Bought By Adults

Faster-paced books appeal to everyone, it turns out

(Newser) - It turns out you're not the only grown-up devouring the Hunger Games. A new study from Bowker Market Research found that 55% of the people buying young adult novels are actually regular adults, the Christian Science Monitor reports. Oh sure, some say they're buying them for younger relatives,... More »

Pattinson, Stewart Back Together: Source

R-Patz reunites after Kristen 'poured her heart out'

(Newser) - Kristen Stewart wore his shirt , went to counseling, and snubbed James Franco —so what more could Robert Pattinson ask for? Yes, the pale Brit has forgiven his cheating belle and become her beau again, a source tells the Sun . “They pretty much decided they couldn’t live without... More »

Pattinson, Stewart Ditch Twilight Events

No more conventions for star-crossed lovers

(Newser) - It's too painful for them to be together, so Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have bailed on four remaining official Twilight conventions. The massive fan confabs are a major way for the stars to promote their Twilight films. Fans were hoping at least one of the two would turn... More »

Rob Pattinson Packs His Bags

Kristen Stewart's apology not accepted

(Newser) - The apology didn't work. Hunky Robert Pattinson has packed his bags and left the Los Angeles "love nest" he shared with Kristen Stewart, reports People . "I'm not sure they'll be able to recover from this," says a source, referring to Stewart's fling... More »

6 Other Scandalous On-Set Affairs

Plus: Robert Pattinson 'heartbroken' over Kristen Stewart's cheating

(Newser) - Wondering how Robert Pattinson is feeling after learning Kristen Stewart cheated on him with her Snow White director? The Twilight hunk hasn’t said anything publicly, but a witness tells the Sun he and Stewart were arguing backstage at the Teen Choice Awards and he appeared “miserable, heartbroken, and... More »

What Was Up With Kristen Stewart's Crazy Apology?

Experts, observers weigh in after she begs Robert Pattinson's forgiveness

(Newser) - Even if you really, really did not want to care about the Twilight cheating scandal, admit it: You were a bit floored by Kristen Stewart’s surprisingly emotional, candid apology to Robert Pattinson for cheating on him with Rupert Sanders (read it in full here ). Particularly notable is the... More »

Kristen Cheats on Rob, Twilight Fans Cry

Stewart-Pattinson union in trouble?

(Newser) - Big, big news in the world of Twilight fandom: Kristen Stewart (aka Bella) and Robert Pattinson (aka Edward), a mega-couple both onscreen and in real life, may be headed toward Splitsville. Us reports that Stewart, 22, was caught (and photographed) kissing Rupert Sanders, the 41-year-old director of her recent film... More »

Woman Jailed for Overdue Twilight Book

Lori Teel owed almost $36, now plans legal action

(Newser) - In Portales, New Mexico, library fines are no laughing matter, as one mother of five learned after racking up $35.98 in overdue charges for a double dose of Twilight in book and movie form. Lori Teel couldn't remember borrowing the material in 2010, but law enforcement apparently hadn'... More »

More Twilight Novels? Nope, It's 'Fan Fiction'

Writers divided over huge online trend

(Newser) - A beloved Twilight vampire as an undercover cop? Or a baker for bachelor parties? Yep, welcome to "fan fiction," a trend that allows amateur writers to re-imagine famous characters and post works online, the Wall Street Journal reports. Not only is it popular— is home to... More »

No. 1 Name for Dogs and Cats Is ... Bella

Max is also very popular, according to top 10 list

(Newser) - The Twilight saga has already— maybe —had an impact on popular baby names, and now … pet names? reports that, most likely thanks to the vampire series, Bella was the top name for female dogs and cats last year. More from the list:
  • Male dogs: The most
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Taylor Lautner Gay Cover Fakes Out Net

People says 'exclusive' on actor coming out is just a hoax

(Newser) - A phony People magazine on which Taylor Lautner supposedly comes out of the closet is a fake, but it fooled plenty of people as it spread around the Internet, Gossip Cop reports. "Tired of rumors, the Twilight star opens up about his decision to finally come out,” reads... More »

Breaking Dawn Dominates Box Office Yet Again

Latest 'Twilight' apparently has staying power

(Newser) - Despite the fact that it's downright terrible and may also cause you to have a seizure , the latest Twilight movie apparently isn't going anywhere. Breaking Dawn grabbed the No. 1 box office spot for the third straight weekend , the LA Times reports, pulling in another $16.9 million.... More »

Twilight Sucks in $62.3M

'Muppets' hit No. 2 with $42M

(Newser) - Breaking Dawn was busily sucking the life out of the box office for a second weekend, taking in another $62.3 million between Wednesday and today. That performance brings its total to $221.3 million, reports the LA Times. But Twilight wasn't the only draw at the box office,... More »

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