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The Best Movies From The 'Twilight' Saga, Ranked

Updated July 23, 2019 548 votes 143 voters 2.9k views5 items

The Twilight Saga went on for nearly half a decade with five films based on the four novels by Stephenie Meyer. Twilight came out in 2008 and introduced Bella Swan to a much wider audience. All of the Twilight movies are classics or at least memorable but one of them has to be the best of the Twilight movies. Will it be the first Twilight film or maybe one of the follow-ups in the series such as Breaking Dawn - Part 2 that will make it to the top of the list?

If you've ever asked yourself, how many Twilight movies are there, or what is the second twilight movie? Look below to see all the films featuring your favorite vampires and werewolves listed with the year they were released so you can watch them in the order of when they were released or in order of best to worst.

Your votes will help determine the best movies in the Twilight series. Vote up the movies you loved and vote down the Twilight films you didn't like to ensure the right movie makes it to the top of the list.

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  • Twilight is a 2008 American vampire romance film based on Stephenie Meyer's popular novel of the same name. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke, the film stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson. It is the first film in The Twilight Saga film series. This film focuses on the development of the relationship between Bella Swan and Edward Cullen, and the subsequent efforts of Cullen and his family to keep Swan safe from a coven of evil vampires. The project was in development for approximately three years at Paramount Pictures, during which time a screen adaptation that differed significantly from the novel was written. Summit Entertainment acquired the rights to the novel after three years of...  more
    • Actors: Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Catherine Hardwicke
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  • Photo: Summit Entertainment
    The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 is a 2012 American romantic fantasy and adventure film directed by Bill Condon and based on the novel Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer. The second part of a two-part film forms the fifth and final installment in the series The Twilight Saga, and is the conclusion of the 2011 film Breaking Dawn — Part 1. All three main cast members, Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner, reprise their roles, with Mackenzie Foy portraying Renesmee Cullen. Part 2 was released on November 16, 2012. The film, despite mixed critical reception, was a box office success, grossing nearly $830 million worldwide, becoming the 41st highest-grossing film, and the...  more
    • Actors: Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick, Robert Pattinson, Dakota Fanning
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Bill Condon
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  • The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, commonly referred to as Eclipse, is a 2010 American romantic fantasy film based on Stephenie Meyer's 2007 novel Eclipse. It is the third installment of The Twilight Saga film series, following 2008's Twilight and 2009's New Moon. Summit Entertainment greenlit the film in February 2009. Directed by David Slade, the film stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner, reprising their roles as Bella Swan, Edward Cullen, and Jacob Black, respectively. Melissa Rosenberg, who penned the scripts for both Twilight and New Moon, returned as screenwriter. Filming began on August 17, 2009, at Vancouver Film Studios, and finished in late October, with...  more
    • Actors: Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick, Robert Pattinson, Dakota Fanning
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: David Slade
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    New Moon is the sequel to 2008's Twilight, based on a novel of the same name written by Stephanie Meyer....  more
    • Actors: Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick, Robert Pattinson, Dakota Fanning
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Chris Weitz
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