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  • Bummer. The vampires have no fangs. The humans are humdrum. The special effects and makeup define cheeseball. And the movie crowds in so many characters from Stephenie Meyer’s book that Catherine Hardwicke (Thirteen) is less a director than a traffic cop. But there’s a reason that Twilight has already become the movie equivalent of a bestseller: The love story has teeth. show more

  • In a film that has the courage of its absurdity but not much else, Mr. Pattinson gets the best of what passes for style. show more

  • Twilight - directed with savvy humor by Catherine Hardwicke - turns vampirism into a metaphor for teen lust. show more

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