Twilight Saga: Eclipse parents guide

Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Overall B-

The saga of Bella and the vampire and werewolf continues, in this third installment of the Twilight Franchise. Bella must now choose between Edward and Jacob, knowing that the contest for her affections could result in a war between two long-feuding factions.

Release date June 30, 2010

Violence C+
Sexual Content B
Profanity B
Substance Use B-

Why is Twilight Saga: Eclipse rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Twilight Saga: Eclipse PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, and some sensuality.

Run Time: 125 minutes

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Twilight Saga: Eclipse
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Twilight Saga: Eclipse rated PG-13? Twilight Saga: Eclipse is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense sequences of action and violence, and some sensuality.

Violence: Characters are attacked and beaten, resulting in bloody injuries. An implied rape and beating take place while a group of men watch. Werewolves and vampires fight on several occasions. Characters are bitten, thrown and punched. Vampires talk about hunting and also are shown attacking humans for their blood. Burning cars are shown. Dead bodies are seen. One character stabs herself, another cuts her arm with a sharp rock. A character cuts her finger and spreads blood on plants and rocks. Characters arms and heads are bitten or ripped off. A man’s chest bones are crushed.

Sexual: A fully-clothed couple kisses and embraces while lying on a bed. One character attempts to undress the other. Couples exchange passionate kisses. Men are seen without shirts. A teen discusses her virginity with her father. She later tries to talk her boyfriend into engaging in sexual activity. A character is involved in an implied, off-screen rape.

Language: The script includes a handful of mild profanities, some derogatory slang and a term of Deity.

Drugs/Alcohol: A man drinks beer in his home. A group of men drink on the street. At least one of them is drunk. He is later seen drinking in his room.

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Twilight Saga: Eclipse
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence.
Alberta PG Violence.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Young Children, Violence.
Ontario PG Violence, Not Recommended for Young Children
Quebec G Not recommended for Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Twilight Saga: Eclipse"

Cast and Crew

Twilight Saga: Eclipse is directed by David Slade and stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, David Slade.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Twilight Saga: Eclipse movie is December 4, 2010. Here are some details…

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse releases to home video on December 4, 2010. It is available on DVD and Blu-ray in the following packages:

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Single-Disc Edition) DVD

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD

- Deleted & Extended Scenes

- Audio Commentary with Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart

- Audio Commentary with Stephenie Meyer & Wyck Godfrey

- Photo Gallery

- Six-Part “Making of” Documentary

- Music Videos

- Edward Fast-Forward: Jump to all your favorite Edward scenes

- Jacob Fast-Forward: Jump to all your favorite Jacob scenes

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Single-Disc Edition) [Blu-ray]

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Single-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo)

- Audio Commentary with Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart

- Audio Commentary with Stephenie Meyer & Wyck Godfrey

- Six-part “Making of” documentary - Picture-in-Picture feature

- Deleted & extended scenes

- Photo gallery

- Music videos

- Fast-Forward: Edward (Jump to all your favorite Edward scenes)

- Fast-Forward: Jacob (Jump to all your favorite Jacob scenes)

- Fast-Forward: Love Triangle

- Fast-Forward: The Cullens

- Fast-Forward: The Wolfpack

- Fast-Forward: The Humans

- Fast-Forward: Victoria’s Army

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THe other proceeding movies in the Twilight Saga franchise include Twilight and The Twilight Saga: New Moon.

The actors in these films also appear in other movies. Look for Robert Pattinson in Remember Me and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Kristen Stewart in Jumper and Zathura, and Taylor Lautner in Valentine’s Day and The Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl.

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