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Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1

Twilight fans finally get a chance to attend the much-anticipated wedding of Bella and Edward (Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson). But the young couple's marital bliss doesn't last long. When the bride discovers she is pregnant, the Cullen clan knows the birth of a child will expose them all to an even greater threat from the Volturi vampire council. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: C
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 117
Theater Release: 18 Nov 2011
Video Release: 11 Feb 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 is rated PG-13: for disturbing images, violence, sexuality/partial nudity and some thematic elements.

Director: Bill Condon
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner
Studio: 2011 Summit Entertainment
Website: Official site for Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1.

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Like the school kids in Harry Potter, the characters in the Twilight franchise are growing up. And with that maturity comes more complex storylines and adult themes that… 
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Why Is Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Rated PG-13?

Violence: A vampire attacks and kills several criminals (some blood is shown). A character… 
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