• The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

Release Date: November 20th, 2009

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2010

PG-13 |2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary

After the abrupt departure of Edward (Robert Pattinson), her vampire love, Bella (Kristen Stewart) finds comfort in her deepening friendship with Jacob Black (Taylor Lautner). However Bella's loyalties are put to the test as she becomes drawn into the world of werewolves, ancient enemies of vampires.

Cast: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Ashley Greene, Rachelle Lefevre, Billy Burke, Peter Facinelli, Nikki Reed

Director: Chris Weitz

Genres: Thriller , Romance

Production Co: Summit Entertainment, Temple Hill

Distributors: Summit Entertainment

Keywords: Rescue , Forbidden love , 2000s , Passionate , Rivalry , Transformation , Love triangle

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Once again, the three young leads give committed performances, with Lautner's character allowed a larger share of the spotlight this time around. show more

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Given this swoon-inducer, Summit Entertainment would be well-advised to set up fainting couches in the multiplex lobby and provide smelling salts to those who need them. show more

  • 75
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    Why does “New Moon” basically work, even with its grave self-seriousness? A few reasons. Weitz lets the material breathe, and his actors interact. The film does not try to eat you alive. show more

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