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DIRECTV To Offer Bonus Footage of The Twilight Saga: New Moon - Not Available On Cable

DIRECTV To Offer Bonus Footage of The Twilight Saga: New Moon - Not Available On Cable

DIRECTV's Midnight Premier of 'The Twilight Saga: New Moon' on March 20, Includes
Behind-the-Scenes Footage of the Film and an Inside Look at Director Chris Weitz

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 9, 2010 - "Twi-hards" who have DIRECTV won't even have to
leave the comfort of their own living rooms to be one of the first to see last
fall's box office phenomenon, The Twilight Saga: New Moon. In conjunction with the
highly anticipated DVD release of the movie by Summit Entertainment, DIRECTV will
offer a midnight premiere of the movie on Saturday, March 20 on DIRECTV Cinema. In
addition, customers who purchase the Pay Per View movie, will also receive
behind-the-scenes bonus features about the film - not available on cable.
In addition to being able to see teen heartthrobs Robert Pattinson (Edward Cullen),
Taylor Lautner (Jacob Black) and Kristen Stewart (Bella Swan) in crystal-clear 1080p
HD, DIRECTV customers will also have access to the bonus featurette The Subtle
Details, which offers viewers a behind-the-scenes look at New Moon's production
design, costuming and more. DIRECTV customers will also receive Chris Weitz Takes
the Helm, a feature that documents the transition from Catherine Hardwicke, director
of Twilight, to New Moon director Chris Weitz, and his vision of the future of the
"DIRECTV Cinema's goal is to provide customers with the ultimate in-home movie
experience they can't find anywhere else," said Sarah Lyons, vice president, Upgrade
Marketing, DIRECTV. "We are thrilled to not only offer The Twilight Saga: New Moon
in 1080p HD but to also give our customers a deeper look at what went into to making
the film."
Twilight Saga: New Moon will premiere on DIRECTV Cinema and DIRECTV on Demand at
midnight, Saturday, March 20. The movie will be available in 1080p HD (same as
Blu-ray) for $5.99 or standard-definition (SD) for $4.99. In addition, Summit
Entertainment's Twilight In Forks, which is a documentary that explores the Pacific
Northwest town that inspired the Twilight phenomenon, will also be available in
1080p HD for $5.99 or for $4.99 (SD).
For more information on the movies available
on DIRECTV Cinema please visit directv.com/cinema.

source: http://en.twilightpoison.com/2010/03/09/directv-to-offer-bonus-footage-of-the-twilight-saga-new-moon-not-available-on-cable/
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