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Chris Weitz talks to us about why Cinderella is unique

Tribute had the pleasure of talking to Oscar-nominated writer/director Chris Weitz, who wrote the screenplay for Disney’s new live action version of Cinderella, which was a huge box office hit. It’s now being available on DVD and Chris told us how this movie is different from the previous animated... full story

Chris Weitz asked to direct 4th Twilight movie

Summit Entertainment is so pleased with the cast and fan reaction to The Twilight Saga: New Moon‘s director, Chris Weitz, that they’re planning to offer him the opportunity to direct the fourth film, Breaking Dawn. According to Variety, the last movie may actually be broken into two, like the... full story

New Moon DVD outsells Twilight!

Summit Entertainment has announced that The Twilight Saga: New Moon DVD sold over 4 million units during its first weekend of release, surpassing the 3.8 million that Twilight sold in its initial weekend last year, before it went on to be the best-selling DVD of the year.... full story

Girl jailed for piracy at New Moon screening

Samantha Tumpach, 22, was arrested at a Chicago movie theater for allegedly videotaping portions of the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon, with her digital camera. Tumpach says she snapped some photos of herself and her sister in their seats with their new camera before the film... full story

Contest winner interviews New Moon star!

Stephanie Gobin was the lucky winner of the Tribute & BeingGirl contest. As the winner, she had the chance to interview in person one of the stars of The Twilight Saga: New Moon on behalf of Tribute Magazine and its network of websites. She talks here with Canadian actor Bronson Pelletier, who plays... full story

Dallas Howard rejected role in first Twilight

Apparently, Bryce Dallas Howard, daughter of director Ron Howard,  was always the first choice to play villainous vampire Victoria in the original Twilight movie, according to director Catherine Hardwicke.   The actress recently joined the cast of the franchise’s third installment, Eclipse, taking over from Rachelle Lefevre, who... full story

New Moon’s hunky wolf pack!

Summit Entertainment has released a first look at The Twilight Saga: New Moon‘s wolf pack. Director Chris Weitz told USA Today the requirements included having Native American or First Nation ancestry, because their characters belong to the Quileute tribe, based in La Push, Washington. “They had to have papers that... full story

Director announced for third Twilight movie

After much speculation, a director for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse has been revealed. Summit Entertainment announced Wednesday that Hard Candy and 30 Days of Night director David Slade would take over the series. When Chris Weitz declared he would step down after directing The Twilight Saga: New... full story

Michael Sheen cast in Twilight’s New Moon

British actor Michael Sheen, 40, who ironically played a werewolf  leader in the 2003 vampire movie Underworld, has been chosen to play Aro, the leader of an Italian vampire clan called the Volturi in The Twilight Saga: New Moon. Director Chris Weitz told British newspaper The Mail that he’d “aggressively”... full story

Barrymore considered as Twilight sequel director

Drew Barrymore has confirmed rumors that she’s being considered to direct the third movie in the Twilight saga, Eclipse. However, Summit Entertainment remains coy, saying they’re looking at a number of candidates. Other directors reportedly being considered are Paul Weitz (New Moon director Chris Weitz’s brother) and James Mangold,... full story

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