Warning! ‘Breaking Dawn, Part 1′ can not only cause severe swooning, but seizures! That’s no joke for audience members who have found themselves passing out during the intense birth scene. The flashing of red, black and white during the climactic scene is apparently triggering seizures in those with photosensitive epilepsy. Brandon Gephart in Roseville, Calif. was “convulsing, snorting, [and] trying to breathe,” his girlfriend Kelly Bauman… Continue reading 'Breaking Dawn' Birth Scene Reportedly Causing Seizures
Did you feel uncomfortable watching the last entry in the Twilight Saga, Breaking Dawn? Was it because you couldn’t believe what you were seeing on the big screen? Or was it because you literally couldn’t see anything on the big screen because you were on the soda-covered floor of your favorite multiplex, convulsing from a Robert Pattinson-induced seizure? As plausible as the former is, the latter… Continue reading 'Breaking Dawn' Birthing Scene Reportedly Causing Seizures
We’ve been keeping tabs on The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 all weekend to see how it was holding up at the box office. Early estimates put the film on pace to top The Dark Knight’s opening weekend of $ 158 million — and perhaps come close to passing Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 for best opening weekend of all time… Continue reading The Numbers Are In! Did 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1' Break Any Box Office Records?
Okay, we all knew that ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1′ was going to be huge; the only real suspense was: would it be record-breaking huge? (Early answer: Apparently not.) The bigger shockers were the failure of ‘Happy Feet Two’ to open anywhere near the heights of its smash predecessor, and the stunning success (for a glum indie Oscar hopeful playing on a handful of screens) of George Clooney’s… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Breaking Dawn' Breaks Big, While 'Happy Feet Two' Stumbles