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Sean P. Means
Sean is the movie critic and columnist for The Salt Lake Tribune. Follow him on Twitter @moviecricket.

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Bella (Kristen Stewart) and Edward (Robert Pattinson) have breakfast in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1." Courtesy Andrew Cooper | Summit Entertainment
The Cricket's Daily 3: 'Breaking Dawn' breaks the bank

Here's what's happening in pop culture:

• The latest "Twilight" movie, "Breaking Dawn, Part 1," took in $139.5 million at the box office this weekend, which is the fifth all-time opening tally -- but ranks only second among "Twilight" movies ("New Moon" took in more). [Box Office Mojo]

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• Taylor Swift took Artist of the Year and two other prizes at the American Music Awards. Hip-hop star Nicki Minaj got two honors. [AP, via The Salt Lake Tribune]

• Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy are starting to write a third movie together, to continue the story told in "Before Sunrise" and "Before Sunset." [New York]

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