"Twilight" fans camp out for "Breaking Dawn" premiere

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 13: Fans camp at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live waiting to get in line for the premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" on November 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
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Fans camp at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live waiting to get in line for the premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" on Nov. 13, 2011, in Los Angeles.
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(CBS) A Twi-hard tent city has sprung up around Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre in anticipation of Monday's premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1."

Hundreds of fans have been camping out since Thursday in hopes of catching a glimpse of Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner and the rest of the cast.

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CBS Los Angeles reports that fans were asked to pack up their tents by 6 a.m. Monday. More than 1,000 of the fans received wrist bands that will get them near the red carpet for the premiere.

Arrivals for the event will begin at 4:30 p.m., Pacific time, the station reports, and the premiere itself will begin at 7 p.m.

The film doesn't open until Nov. 18, but it's already raking in big bucks - advance tickets from Fandango and MovieTickets.com have sold out on 2,300 screens in the U.S. Analysts say the film could see a $155 million opening weekend.

Tell us: Will you see "Breaking Dawn - Part 1" on opening weekend?