Critic Consensus: Having lost much of its bite transitioning to the big screen, Twilight will please its devoted fans, but do little for the uninitiated.
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Critic Reviews for Twilight
My hope is that the sequels are actual attempts at movies. The world doesn't need any more toothless cinema.
A deeply sincere, outright goofy vampire romance for the hot-not-to-trot abstinence set.
Some will find it all too polite, but compared to rival blockbuster exercises in explosive CGI mayhem, its character-based index of longing and protectiveness at least provides a viable alternative moodscape.
I succumbed to the palpable chemistry between the leads, and remembered my own girlish fantasies with something of a head-spinning rush.
I think this film is definitely a victim of it's own expectations.
Audience Reviews for Twilight
My name is (?) and im and alcoholic and a sex addict. But i have been Twilight clean for 20 years!
It is shocking that some people could possibly think that such a sexist story is romantic, but maybe it could have been a bit better if it weren't for its corny dialogue and weak performances that help make this a schmaltzy teen flick to please only the hardcore fans and no one else.
It was pretty good introduction to the series. I actually enjoyed it.
|Edward Cullen:||What if I'm no a hero. What if I'm the bad guy?|
|Edward Cullen:||it is extraordinary thing to meet someone who you can bare your soul to and accept you for what you are.|
|Edward Cullen:||It's an extraordinary thing to meet someone who you can bare your soul to and accept you for what you are.|
|Bella Swan:||Vampirs play baseball?|
|Edward Cullen:||It is the national pastime.|
|Bella Swan:||About three things I was absolutely certain. First, Edward was a vampire. Second, there was part of him-and I didn't know how potent that part might be- that thirsted for my blood. and third, I was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him.|
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