HBO has stolen Summit Entertainment away from Showtime, signing an output deal with the minimajor that will cover four years beginning in 2013.
Unauthorized images from the set of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn" have leaked on to the Internet, prompting Summit Entertainment and the filmmakers to plea for their removal.
After cementing its status as a mini-major with the release of "Twilight" last year, Summit kept up the pace with B.O.-smashing sequels "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" and "Twilight Saga: Eclipse."
Summit Entertainment is rounding out the cast of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn" with Olga Fonda,
For 10-year-old Mackenzie Foy, the road from commercial actress to vampire-human love child was a short one.
Summit Entertainment will open the fifth and final "Twilight" film Nov. 16, 2012 -- nearly a full year after the fourth film -- with the official title "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn -- Part 2."
Overseas audiences fed into "The Twilight Saga" frenzy during the June 30-July 4 frame with the same ravenous appetite as U.S. moviegoers.
Volvo has quickly become one of "Twilight's" biggest Twihards.
Summit Entertainment's "Eclipse" grossed an estimated $24.2 million on Thursday from 4,416 theaters for a domestic cume of $92.8 million.
Femme auds helped Summit's "Eclipse" continue to smash box office records.
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