Twilighter Confessions – First Conversation

Twilight and Beautiful Creatures are stories about experiencing first love in high school. So, for that to happen, the two teens need to fall in love. Both of these movies use a troupe called Enemies to Lovers to make that happen. Biology Class In Twilight we see Edward hate Bella almost immediately when she enters their biology class and he smells her. It’s an awkward … Read More

Twilighter Confessions – New Girl’s Arrival

In both movies the inciting incidents seem practically identical. A new girl transfers into the local high school and a boy, currently residing in the town, is intrigued by her “differentness.” Bella’s Arrival In Twilight, Bella’s arrival is huge and exciting news for the small high school. Eric, the editor of the school paper, tells her he’s writing a feature on her; and Angela, the … Read More

Twilighter Confessions – Human Character Introduction

I thought I’d start out my journey of comparing and contrasting Twilight with Beautiful Creatures by looking at the similar introductions of their two leads. Bella Swan and Ethan Wate are the mortal, non-mystical teenagers, who are the main POV characters in their respective films.  They’re So Similar Bella’s voiceover starts with “I’ve never given much thought to how I would die, but dying in the place … Read More

Confessions of a Recovered Twilighter

Hi, my name is Jen and I was a Twilighter. From the year 2005 to 2012 I was one of the biggest Twilight fans there were. I waited for hours to meet Stephenie Meyer during her Eclipse book tour, I saw all five movies the day they came out, I even visited Forks WA. I loved the story, the romance, the vampires, all of it. … Read More