From Wednesday’s Life section of The Oklahoman. To read my new feature on “Twilight” author Stephenie Meyer, click here.
Harkins Bricktown 16 plans ‘Ultimate Twilight Marathon’ Thursday
The theater will screen all four previous films in the blockbuster franchise leading up to the 10 p.m. Thursday premiere of ‘Breaking Dawn — Part 2’
As “The Twilight Saga” film franchise comes to a close, Harkins Bricktown 16 Theatres are giving “Twihard” fans the chance to relive the romance and drama of the blockbuster movie series.
The theater, 150 E Reno Ave., is hosting “The Ultimate Twilight Marathon” Thursday, leading up to the 10 p.m. premiere of “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2,” the fifth and final installment in the series.
Harkins’ “Ultimate Twilight Marathon” begins at 10:45 a.m. Thursday with “Twilight,” followed by “New Moon,” “Eclipse,” “Breaking Dawn — Part 1” and the 10 p.m. premiere of “Breaking Dawn — Part 2.” Tickets are $30.
The marathon package includes admission to all four five “The Twilight Saga” films, plus exclusive content created for the fans that can only be seen during the marathon, a “Breaking Dawn” 44 oz. collector cup, two free small popcorns (to be eaten the day of the event), one free 2013 Loyalty Cup (good for $1.50 refills through the end of 2013), two free Loyalty Cup refills (to be consumed the day of the event), a commemorative “Twilight” lanyard and a Harkins goodie bag.
For those who can’t make it a full day of “Twilight,” Harkins will offer a “Double Dawn” to catch up fans on where the saga left off. The double feature will beginn at 7 p.m. Thursday with “Breaking Dawn — Part 1,” followed by the 10 p.m. premiere of “Breaking Dawn — Part 2.” Tickets are available for $15.
Tickets for the special “Twilight Saga” special showings, as well as the “Breaking Dawn — Part 2,” can be purchased at the box office or online at www.harkinstheatres.com.
For more information, visit www.harkinstheatres.com/twilight.