Edward Cullen Quotes (94 quotes)
Sign in. Edward Cullen : It's my job to protect you. From everyone, except my sister. Emmett Cullen : Dating an older woman? Edward Cullen : [scoffs]. Emmett Cullen : What?
He is featured in the books Twilight , New Moon , Eclipse and Breaking Dawn , and their corresponding film adaptations , and the as yet unfinished novel Midnight Sun —a re-telling of the events of Twilight from Edward's perspective. Edward is a telepathic vampire who, over the course of the series, falls in love with, marries, and has a child with Bella Swan , a human teenager who later chooses to become a vampire as well. In the Twilight film series , Edward is played by actor Robert Pattinson. Stephenie Meyer stated that the original concept of Edward originated in a dream that she had, in which an "average girl" and a "fantastically beautiful, sparkly In Twilight , Edward meets Bella Swan , a year old outcast whose thoughts he is unable to read, and whose blood smells overwhelmingly sweet to him. Edward admits to Bella that he is a vampire , and that although he retains the physical body of a seventeen-year-old, he was actually born on June 20, His adoptive father, Carlisle Cullen , transformed him into a vampire in to prevent him from dying in the Spanish influenza epidemic in Chicago, Illinois by the request of Edward's mother, who begged him to do whatever it took to save him.
As difficult as it is to imagine, it has officially been 10 years since "Twilight" was released. Yes, really. And though we don't know what happened to them after the end of the last book in the series, we can imagine what it might be like -- because from the first page of "Twilight," we knew these two would be together forever. No one could forget the scene at the end of "Breaking Dawn" where Bella puts her shield down and lets Edward into her mind and thoughts. After not being able to read her mind for years this broke down the last metaphorical wall that was up in their relationship. Even all these years later it still excites Edward each and every time Bella lets him in. When Jacob imprinted on Renesmee in "Breaking Dawn" it was, in a word, odd.
Edward Cullen is a messy bitch who lives for drama. The whole friendship group is seriously under-appreciated and definitely under-used in the following movies. The movie does a much better job than the book of establishing the danger of James and co early on. Kristen Stewart got a lot of flack for only having one expression in these movies, but imo she has too many expressions. Edward is so socially awkward. Like Bella asks him a question and instead of thinking of a logical answer like the supposedly brilliant vampire he is, he just mumbles something about the fluorescent lights and nopes right out of there.