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Published 11 17, 2014
Year : 2012
Release date : 18 May 2012
Genres: Comedy, Horror,
Director : Tim Burton,
Writers: Seth Grahame-Smith, John August, Dan Curtis,
Stars: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Jackie Earle Haley,
Time: 113 min.
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Dark Shadows is a 2012 American horror comedy film loosely based on the gothic television soap opera Dark Shadows that was broadcast between 1966 and 1971. The film was directed by Tim Burton and starsJohnny Depp as Barnabas Collins, a 200-year-old vampire who has been imprisoned in a coffin. Collins is eventually unearthed and makes his way back to his mansion, now inhabited by his descendants. He discovers that his jealous ex-lover, Angelique Bouchard, played by Eva Green, has taken over the town's fishing business that was once run by the Collins family (Bouchard is a witch who was responsible for transforming Collins into a vampire). Michelle Pfeiffer stars as Collins' cousin, Elizabeth Collins Stoddard, the reclusive matriarch of the Collins family.The film had a limited release on May 10, 2012,and was officially released the following day in the United States.The film performed disappointingly at the US box office, but was well-received elsewhere. Critics praised its visual style and consistent humor, but felt it lacked a focused or substantial plot and developed characters.The film was produced by Richard D. Zanuck, who died two months after its release. It featured the final appearance of original series actor Jonathan Frid, who also died shortly before Zanuck on April 14.An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection.