One of the most successful films of 2011, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1, will be released as a Two-Disc Special Edition DVD and a Special Edition Blu-ray on Saturday, February 11, 2012. This weekend street date allows retailers to host Friday night pre-release parties for eager fans willing to count down to midnight to purchase their copies. Participating stores will be listed at BreakingDawn-TheMovie.com.

<strong><em>The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1</em></strong> Blu-ray

<strong><em>The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1</em></strong> DVD

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 is being released more than a month earlier than previous Twilight Saga DVDs to give fans a Valentine's Day with Edward and Jacob. "We thought the fans would love to spend Valentine's Day watching Bella & Edward's wedding and honeymoon. It's really the most romantic of all the Saga films," said T.J. Moffett, Summit's EVP of Home Entertainment Marketing.

Already a worldwide phenomenon, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1, filled with action, suspense and the supernatural, has taken in over $280 million domestically at the box office.

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Two-Disc Special Edition DVD has a suggested retail price of $30.49, while the Single Disc Blu-ray is set at $33.99. Both editions are packed with bonus features that are sure to please even the most-hard core fans, including two different fast forward features to your favorite Edward and Jacob scenes, Bella and Edward's Wedding Video, audio commentary with director Bill Condon, and a mesmerizing 6-part "Making Of" documentary that takes you behind the scenes of the most talked about film of 2011.

Synopsis

In the highly anticipated fourth installment of The Twilight Saga, a marriage, honeymoon and the birth of a child bring unforeseen and shocking developments for Bella (Kristen Stewart), Edward (Robert Pattinson) and those they love, including new complications with young werewolf Jacob Black (Taylor Lautner).

Special Features (2-Disc DVD & Combo)

  • 6-Part Making-Of Documentary
  • - Wedding Video
  • - Jacob's Destiny
  • - Edward Fast Forward and Jacob Fast Forward
  • - Audio Commentary by director Bill Condon