‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn’ Tones Down Sex and Violence for PG-13

Despite mature subject matter aimed at adults, the vampire series' climax will keep things between Bella and Edward tween friendly .
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‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn’ Tones Down Sex and Violence for PG-13

Breaking Dawn will tone down sex and violence for PG-13 There is a scene in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 where Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson) chews through his pregnant wife's (Kristen Stewart) belly with his sharp vampire teeth to unleash the Hell spawn hiding within. Her spine shattered, he then proceeds to gnash his way through the umbilical cord, which is as strong as Kal-El's hair strand from Superman IV: The Quest for Peace. This is but one of far too many graphic, adult themed moments in the two-part series ending climax of this popular young adult series aimed at teenage girls.

While recently promoting Water for Elephants, Robert Pattinson confirmed that he had shot the scene mentioned above, and that it was as gruesome and gnarly as most imaged while reading the book. He assured fans that director Bill Condon was staying slavishly close to the source material, and this would not be a white wash of Stephenie Meyer sexually deviant prose. Which, if true, would solidify a solid R rating for both The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2.

Today, a Rep for Summit Entertainment, home of the Twilight saga, has come forward to clarify Robert Pattinson's statements. Neither movie is going to be restricted to an audience of 18 years or older.

"Breaking Dawn will be a PG-13. It will not be rated R.""

So, when these two back-to-back sequels arrive in theaters, they will be neutered from an artistic standpoint, but it makes sense. It's a series aimed at young girls. Nothing to get hung up about. Strawberry Fields forever, and all that shit. But the real question begging to be answered is: Will older fans get to see the complete, uncut The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 when this series comes to a close on Blu-ray and DVD? Twilight has just as many adult fans as it does teenagers, and those teenagers are going to grow up quick.

Let's hope Bill Condon reedits this truly weird, sexual experience back into its true form at some point down the line. Its what the fans really want, and it would make a killing on the home video circuit. I am guessing they will save the Uncut Saga for that defining moment when it looks like no more money can be drained from this franchise.

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 was released November 18th, 2011.

Sources:Indiewire

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  • Melody-Felix • 4 years ago

    This is B.S just like it says above,there are just as many ADULT fans as there are teens for 1 and for 2 these teens read the books so wtf is the difference?? i think its fcked to down size certain parts of the book for teens!! This movie should definitely be rated R for sure and if a teen cant get in than bring some 1 who can go with them or buy there tickets!! but to down size the book on screen is B.S to the adult fans because half the sceens there talking about are most of the scenes that ALOT of us have been waiting for to see played out on screen,we have read all the books and been watching them played out on screen for years now and to get to the ending and get ripped off on how it gets played out is just ridiculous but guess its too late now...This movie should have been done as graphic as the book and if that ment being rated R than it should of been rated R

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    • Brizzy • 4 years ago

      .... yeah, only reason too see the movie = GONE.

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      • Delilah-Dalal • 4 years ago

        Thats bull I hope they do bring out a rated r on the dvd because thats the whole point of the movie is all the scenes they are editing it makes the book I will be seriously disappointed if they only show the edited version of this I have been waiting and waiting there has to be something us adults can do.

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        • mamabear7080 • 4 years ago

          read " twilight wiki" : imprinting.

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          • mamabear7080 • 4 years ago

            "It's not like love at first sight, really. It's more like... gravity moves.... suddenly. It's not the earth holding you here anymore, she does.... You become whatever she needs you to be, whether that's a protector, or a lover, or a friend." Jacob to Bella.

            I see masta-chiefed hasnt replied to any of the posts. To embarrassed ? maybe you should read about printing? lotsa big words, and probably boring.... but maybe it will help with that shriveling problem. LOL

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            • BelieberA-K-ADesiree • 4 years ago

              It is not pedophilia- at all, @masta-chiefed. That's clearly an ignorant standpoint you are speaking from, because the book clearly states how it is not some perverse love. If you feel so strongly and need to unnecessarily pervert the true story, then do your research first.

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              • mamabear7080 • 4 years ago

                @masta-chiefed HAHA I gather you read them to, being the expert you are. maybe your dick might fall of? we can but hope. Better read another crap book!!

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                • masta-chiefed • 4 years ago

                  @mamabear7080 I feel sad for you reading all those books. Poor person.

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                  • masta-chiefed • 4 years ago

                    @mamabear7080 Oh it's not? How is it rationalized in your mind huh? Jacob lusts after a baby? That's cool?

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                    • mamabear7080 • 4 years ago

                      Good Lord!!!! The majority of the people who are going to see this movie have already read the book anyway!!!!! What the hell is going on!!! I personally found the book rather tame, and was hoping that the movie would be somewhat more believable. If they cut the vital parts from the movie, people are just going to be turned off and not go to the theater. And if its tru theyve cut they cut the Jacob Renesme part out Whats left??? Thats the whole point of Bella and Jacobs relationship. And its not Pedophilia who ever wrote that, sad person.

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                      • masta-chiefed • 4 years ago

                        LOLOLOLOLOLOLOL. Big f*cking I told you so Hollywood!!!!!!!!

                        MW isn't even bringing up the pedophile werewolf angle. Stephanie Meyer is nothing but a smut writing sexual deviant. I'm not conservative by any means, but this chick's writing makes my dick shrivel.

                        Think of all the parents who unknowingly bought this sh*t. Amateur author hour.

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                        • Monkey-iron • 4 years ago

                          wow like the franchiss couldn't get even lamer

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                          • nightwing18 • 4 years ago

                            WOW thats gay

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                            • rudy • 4 years ago

                              @bane5000 hahaha

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                              • Vezoniaqpos • 4 years ago

                                story that good and i hope we our like next Sirise

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                                • spongebob-boxofficepants • 4 years ago

                                  news get exciting this season of the month!

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                                  • bane5000 • 4 years ago

                                    @rudy...either that or all the tweens and single mother will burst out in a fit of rage at theaters around the world when they realize they cannot be Bella in the sex scene with Edward..." NOOOO get away from him hes mine " lol

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                                    • bane5000 • 4 years ago

                                      @dan1...Ditto..toned down the sex, is it cuz Edward is to much of a fruit to know what too do with sex... " oh Bella, what do i do with this, what do i do with this, put that away its scaring me Bella "

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                                      • dan1 • 4 years ago

                                        Meh. Just anxious for these to go the hell away.

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                                        • TeamEdward1 • 4 years ago

                                          Kristen Stewert New Movie will Be coming out soon she is Snow White in Snow White

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