15 Facts I Bet You Didn't Know About The “Twilight” Movies

Published on   Sep 29, 2019

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1. The book was originally titled "Forks."

2. It was birthed from a dream that Stephanie Meyer had. She recall that, "The meadow scene in the novel is basically the dream that I had and when I woke up I wanted to know what would happen to them next. How would they work out this situation?"

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3. I bet you didn't know that the vampires weren't the only ones that wore contacts in the film. Kristen Stewart wore brown contacts too. This is because, on the norm, her eyes are naturally green, but she had to match up with how Bella's eyes were described in the book.

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4. Another interesting fact is that all of the movie was filmed in less than two months.

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5. Two of the original songs for the movie were created by Robert Pattinson. The songs "Never Think," and "Let Me Sign" were sung by him. "Never think" was played when Bella and Edward got dinner in Port Angeles and "Let Me Sign," was played after Bella was bitten by James in the ballet studio.

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6. Both roles of Jane and Leah Clearwarter were auditioned for, by Lucy Hale but they both went to other actors.

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7. Robert only learned to drive because he took upna role for the films. Now he has an Oregon driver's license.

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8. Even though Robert took lessons, he still crashed the boat whiling filming one of the honeymoon scenes in Break Dawn. 

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9. Originally, the first Breaking Dawn movie got an R-rating because the sex scenes were overly pronounced.

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10. During the film, Robert Pattinson almost got fired. He was too emo. In his opinion, he thought Bella and Edward's relationship was "incredibly serious all the time," but eventually, he agreed to being a little too miserable.

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11. Dakota Fanning said just one word in Breaking Dawn: Part Two: Pain.

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12. The Italian festival scene from New Moon required 700 extras in red robes.

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13. Nikki Reed had to wear a wig in New Moon because her hair was in bad shape after the 36-hour extreme dyeing process in Twilight.

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14. Kristen Stewart graduated from high school at about the same time as Bella. She didn't have a ceremony, so she only took a mock picture of her in a cap and a gown while an extra handing her a diploma.

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15. Robert and Kristen's chemistry read was intense and they even got carried away. Director Catherine Hardwicke suggested that since they both just met each other, and had no chemistry whatsoever, they had to have an intense kiss in her bedroom, right on the bed.

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