VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Robert Pattinson is having an Obi-Wan Kenobi moment. Inside a soundstage where "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" is shooting, the lanky English heartthrob stands in front of a tall, wide green screen murmuring a tender admonition, "XXXXXX [Ok, I deleted, but you if you wanna know what Edward says, you can click here to spoil yourself.]" Motion capture cameras hurtle toward him across a length of track affixed to the stage floor, while a team of technicians studies his stance and the tilt of his head.
Comic-Con Exclusive Footage Details!Also, we learn what Chris Weitz has up his sleeve for Comic-con:
It's now July, and in only a few days, Weitz will face 6,000-plus screaming fans as he unveils some never-before-seen footage from "New Moon" at Comic-Con International in San Diego. At last year's convention, months before "Twilight" was released," the delighted squeals were nearly deafening.Read the rest here.
The two sequences he's readying for the event—one, an action scene that will feature some of those effects, the other, a love scene sure to elicit a certain amount of hysteria from the crowd—will be ready in time.