Summit Entertainment has released a promotional reel for the first episode of its hotly and highly anticipated teen vampire series Twilight. The film is based on Stephanie Meyer's popular book series of the same name. This action-packed, modern day love story between a vampire and a human stars Kristen Steward as Bella Swan and Robert Pattinson as Edward Cullen, and was directed by Catherine Hardwicke. To watch the new video footage, click on the clip below:

Twilight opens December 12th, 2008.

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