's sequel (out Nov. 20), vampire bait Bella finds herself drawn to her pal Jacob–a werewolf.
Our heroine is bummed when undead beau Edward leaves town. "She's lost," says Kristen Stewart (below).
"CLAUDIA" When Robert Pattinson (above) was a kid, his sisters gave him this girl's name and put him in dresses.
DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE
The indie rockers sing the theme "Meet Me on the Equinox" on the film's soundtrack.
(Cue high-pitched squeals.)
Fan-pires flock to this small Washington town (pop. 3,120) to check out where the four-part Twilight
series takes place.
How did the cast bond off-camera? Jam sessions where Pattinson and his costars played guitar.
Utah farmers etched Edward and Jacob's faces into their corn fields. Yes, really.
Ciao, Montepulciano! The cast flew to the medieval Italian town to film Edward's face-off with the Volturi (see V).
The Texan is hot vamp Jasper.
He plays vampire Emmett–and pulled pranks on-set.
sets up the battle for Bella's heart between Edward and Jacob.
From T-shirts to Barbie dolls, Twilight
mania comes in all forms.
The model plays Volturi temptress Heidi.
Rathbone sings in this improv-rock band–and the Twilight
cast are all big fans.
Who said grunge is dead? The New Moon
ers love their flannel.
Alex Meraz, Kiowa Gordon and Chaske Spencer's werewolf personas defend their tribe.
What does a vampire need to face daylight in Forks? Eighties shades!
Move over, J.K. Rowling–the Twilight
author is a multimillionaire.
To keep his role as Jacob (above), the once-weedy teen star packed on 30 lbs. of muscle.
The alpha dog of the wolf pack, Native American Sam Uley (Chaske Spencer) fights the forces of evil.
Dakota Fanning joins a creepy vampire family that threatens Bella and Edward's relationship.
Oscar-nominated for About a Boy
, Chris Weitz directed New Moon
XTREME MARTIAL ARTS
Lautner is this sport's four-time world champ.
After shooting, the cast hit up bars in this hip Vancouver hood.
-hards helped the first film rake in about $200 million last year.
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