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  1. Becky @ runfundone
    November 20, 2012

    I have not seen any of the Twilight movies, but my friend was in this one, so I kinda think I should see it…I’ve never seen her act before! But I’m afraid to watch it without watching the others, so I feel like I need to start at the beginning…and watching all those vampire movies sounds kind of exhausting!
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  2. Jenn (eating bender)
    November 20, 2012

    I felt the exact same way – totally got me. Everyone in the theater was screaming, “What did they do?!” Well played, indeed.

    And I COMPLETELY agree on the digitized baby! Gah! Still, it was fun to watch the last one and remember back to when we first started reading them. I recall being so happy that there were so many other bloggers as obsessed as me, reading and then re-reading. πŸ™‚ Can’t believe that was at least four or five years ago now!
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    • Meghann
      November 20, 2012

      Yes! If it weren’t for other bloggers raving about them, I would never have started! Good memories. πŸ™‚

  3. Chelsie @ Balance, Not Scale
    November 20, 2012

    I never got into Twilight. So Robert Pattinson will forever remain Cedric Diggory in my mind! πŸ˜‰ Actually, I have a friend who is a dead ringer for him — so much so that when he’s home in Vancouver (where they filmed for quite some time), he gets stopped on the street ALL the time asking him for a picture and his autograph. He hates it. haha.
    I LOVE THE IDEA OF CINEBISTRO!! Seriously amazing. I think it would be FAR too pricey for me too, but as a treat, it would be fabulous!!
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  4. Charlie (The Runner Beans)
    November 20, 2012

    I agree, I literally screamed in the cinema when ‘you know what’ first happened!! I was outraged! Then I started questioning myself and what I had read in the book!! That sounds like such a fun cinema to go to with friends. The cinema is now seriously expensive in London, it is over Β£12 =$20 just for a normal screening in a normal cinema!
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  5. Kristen @ notsodomesticated
    November 20, 2012

    I haven’t gone to see it yet, but I definitely will. However, I gotta say that I’m MORE excited about the next Hunger Games movie coming out. πŸ˜‰
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  6. Allison
    November 20, 2012

    Haven’t seen it yet! We’re going to go this weekend, but didn’t have time. Maybe this week.
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  7. Katie @ Peace Love & Oats
    November 20, 2012

    I’ve been to a theater like that once here in Chicago, but several times in Charleston! I loved that one because the tickets were half price, I guess because they made enough off food and drinks? Plus the seats were amazing!
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  8. Glenneth
    November 20, 2012

    saw breaking dawn part 2 opening night. we were all sitting in the theater yelling at the “twist”. OMG! what a great job by the writers and directors. i hope to see it again!
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  9. Carrie @ Fitness and Frozen Grapes
    November 20, 2012

    CineBistro sounds like such a cool concept! Food, drinks, and a movie equals an ideal combination in my book. πŸ™‚
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  10. Hope @ With A Side Of Hope
    November 20, 2012

    I don’t think we have any movie theaters where they serve food like that near me. I’m jealous! That is such a cool concept! I’d love to go to a place like that πŸ™‚
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  11. Rachel (Two Healthy Plates)
    November 20, 2012

    I’ve always wanted to try a theater like that – seems like so much fun! I wondered how the table situation worked out
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  12. Lindsey
    November 20, 2012

    I loved and even when the twist ending was happened I did not realize it! I agree they did a great job!
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  13. Danielle @ Itsaharleyyylife
    November 20, 2012

    i’m not a twilight fan but this idea of dinner and a movie at the theater is such an awesome idea! I love it! I need to open one of those around here! (:

  14. Sam @ Better With Sprinkles
    November 20, 2012

    I haven’t seen in yet! Now I’m even more intrigued with the surprise ending everyone keeps talking about.
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  15. Amanda
    November 20, 2012

    I didn’t even realize there was a twist ending on this one, we don’t have cable haha! Now I’m even more excited to see it, but I don’t think I’ll tell my Husband and let him get very confused in the theatre (he hasn’t read them) but I spoiled myself and looked it up (I have no patience and will often read the last chapter of books first just to make sure my fav character doesn’t die), so I can already tell it’ll freak him out.
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  16. Karen @ Runner Girl Eats
    November 20, 2012

    I had no interest in seeing this movie (I have not been a fan of the first three and stopped watching/caring) until you said there was a twist in the ending. Might have to check it out now! I love the theaters like this. They are definitely pricey and not an every movie trip kind of place but great for special nights and I’ve always thought the food was really good!
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  17. Cher @ Weddicted
    November 20, 2012

    Everyone in the theatre burst out laughing at the “surprise end.” Very relieving, but it also really was funny.
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  18. natalie @ will jog for food
    November 20, 2012

    I too was freaking out big time during that fight scene! I was thinking, “how in the he11 can this happen?!” But after all was said and done, I liked it πŸ™‚

    Love those type of theaters! I went to one in Boca that is similar. You have reserved seats, free popcorn, and you can order “real” food. It’s definitely worth it to see movies like this, when you don’t want to be around a horde of screaming 14 year olds.
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  19. Gwen
    November 20, 2012

    I was screaming inside, and gasped pretty loudly when they wrapped up the twist. I agree with your thoughts! Sad it’s over!

  20. ct cupcake
    November 20, 2012

    cinebistro sounds quite fun! Of course we just got our 1st “real” (read stadium seating and has more than 6 screens) in my town, so we’ll never see a cinebistro type theatre open.

    I have to point out though that one of your sentences doesn’t quite make sense-.I thought the movie did great job story-wise interrupting the last chapter of the Twilight saga. Perhaps you meant Interpreting?
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  21. Natalie @ Free Range Human
    November 20, 2012

    I love those restaurant/movie theater combos. They’re so much fun! You’re right though-definitely only for special occasions!
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  22. Rebecca
    November 20, 2012

    I’ve never been a fan of twilight – so I’m not going to see the movie πŸ™‚ I did read about the twist ending. Seems like a good twist!

    The Cinebistro sounds like so much fun! I wish we had one of those in Ottawa. Might make dinner and a movie actually happen around here πŸ™‚

  23. kelly
    November 20, 2012

    Totally agree on the baby. Just CREEPY!! But the movie was SO good. The surprise ending had us on the edge of our seats and everyone in the theater was screaming NOOOOOOOOOO!!! So awesome! Now my friend is wondering if they will do a new series with Jacob and Renesmee.

  24. Annette @FitnessPerks
    November 20, 2012

    It got me too! I think the casting is horrible, and agree that Renesmee was fabulous. The baby was super creepy. p.s. I just do not think Kristen Stewart has any talent whatsoever, so it drove me crazy the entire series.
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  25. Kristin
    November 20, 2012

    I was in a very interactive theater where everyone was applauding or gasping at the movie. Throughout the whole surprise scene I was shocked! I literally could not say a word and just watched thinking “omg.” And everyone clapped at the end!

    Very bittersweet for it to be over. I liked the books better, but I was very happy with Breaking Dawn II.
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  26. Jill
    November 20, 2012

    Love the idea of a CineBistro! Perfect all-in-one date night!
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  27. Stefanie @ Thin Vegetarian
    November 20, 2012

    I usually wait for the DVD to come out…you have intrigued me.
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  28. Bethany @ Accidental Intentions
    November 20, 2012

    Oh man. Looks like I need to go see Breaking Dawn Part II. Although maybe I should actually re-read the book first and then go see the movie, since I honestly don’t remember much about the ending other than that I was pretty happy with how it all wrapped up. I really enjoyed reading the whole Twilight series over my Christmas Break three years ago but haven’t seen any of the movies since Eclipse (which I didn’t really like that much as a movie, anyway…which is why I stopped going to see the Twilight movies). Hmmm…
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  29. Jessica
    November 20, 2012

    That twist definitely got me. I was about to walk out! I agree with you though it was a good one. My favorite of them all. I still hated the make up and I didn’t like the digital baby or what they did to Renesme to make her look older. Lame! I thought they did a good job of ending the saga though. And for the first time in all the movies, I felt some of the love I felt in the books. Glad you finally got a chance to see it!

  30. Corrie @ Blurb Column
    November 20, 2012

    I was FREAKING OUT….that doesn’t happen in the book!!! Such a great movie, though!

  31. Andrea
    November 20, 2012

    I just got back from seeing the movie! We saw it at AMC’s Fork and Screen which is basically the same idea. I had NO IDEA there was going to be a surprise twist. So I was horrified watching the movie. It literally made my stomach queasy. I kept thinking “this is so not part of the book!” Thank goodness it redeemed itself! And we thought the baby was creepy too!
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  32. Sarah @ A Runners Heart
    November 21, 2012

    I went and saw it at Movie Tavern which is similar, but I don’t think as pricey or fancy! lol I kept saying to my friend over and over…omg this is NOT in the book! I had not even heard there was supposed to be a twist, so I just couldn’t believe it!!! I agree the bay was pretty darn creepy and I think the “grown” Renesmee was kinda creepy too. I’m sad it’s over, but I like how they ended it. πŸ™‚
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  33. LizForADay
    November 21, 2012

    To tell you the truth, I did not read this post because I was afraid it would be a spoiler for Twilight. It will be a couple of months before I get to see it and I don’t want to know what happened. πŸ™‚ You can tell me if it isn’t then I will come back and read. πŸ™‚
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  34. Julia H. @ Live Young & Prosper
    November 22, 2012

    Hold up, now I’m soooo curious to see this movie. I had no intentions of seeing it (let’s be honest, the movies aren’t that great), but I keep hearing people mention a surprise twist. I had the same thought as you: “How can it be a surprise if I read the book?” So now that I know it’s something different from the book, I really want to know what it is!
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  35. Amber @ Busy, Bold, Blessed
    November 27, 2012

    I was avoiding this post because I was scared of spoilers, but I saw it last night and OMG!!!!! Got me soooooo good! We were all yelling in the theater haha. Overall loved the movie and loved what Bella showed Edward at the end!
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  36. Anne @strawberryjampackedlife
    November 29, 2012

    My cousins and I saw the movie over Thanksgiving, and we had the exact same reaction that you did. I think the entire theater gasped when Aro and Carlisle had their “confrontation”. Then it kept getting worse and worse . . . and then it all made sense.
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