"Twilight: Eclipse" premieres in Charlotte; fans donate blood

By Kristen Hampton - bio l email & LaToya Boyce - email

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (WBTV) - The third installment in a big screen saga about vampire romances is inspiring fans to give blood.

"Eclipse" is set to premiere at several local theatres at midnight on Tuesday. Fans at Regal Cinemas at Birkdale Village lined up early to get tickets and to give a pint of blood.

At Regal Stonecrest Cinemas, fans started lining up early in the afternoon for tickets to the Charlotte premiere.

WBTV's Tom Roussey asked members of the crowd, mostly female, what drew them to the series.

See how they responded by clicking on the video link.

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