Dark Shadows (2012) Movie Poster (Version 01)

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Dark Shadows (2012) Movie Poster (Version 01)

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Win Some Halloween Horror Blu-rays from Warner Bros.

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All right horror fans, got a special Halloween treat just for you. Those amazing folks over at WARNER BROTHERS have made it possible for me to offer you this fantastic Halloween give away and it’s time to reap the rewards. How much would you love to get your hands on all that?

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Film Review: Dark Shadows (2012)

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SYNOPSIS:  An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection. REVIEW: Sadly I am old enough to remember watching “Dark Shadows” when it originally aired on daytime TV. I wasn’t a real fan of it but my mother was & I would come home from school to find her watching it. I watched along with her every so often but … Continue reading

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RIP Jonathan Frid – A Horror Icon Passes

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I literally could not believe this when I read it on Facebook this morning. Actor Jonathan Frid who claimed horror icon status with his portrayal of Barnabas Collins on “Dark Shadows” passed away on Saturday in Hamilton, Ontario. He was 87 years old. Some of the fondest memories of my young horror fandom as sitting in front of the TV and watching Frid creep around as the frightening and menacing Barnabas.

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Trailer: Dark Shadows (2012) Official

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Trailer: Dark Shadows (2012) Official A gothic-horror tale centering on the life of vampire Barnabas Collins and his run-ins with various monsters, witches, werewolves and ghosts. Based on the cult TV series

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A new poster and a trailer for DARK SHADOWS

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Been a strange day for this trailer. It has been posted and removed from just about every horror news site on the net several times. I was at work all day so I didn’t get to partake in the “post it, take it down” fun but tonight, finally, the trailer has been OFFICIALLY released and you know what? it was worth all the BS. The trailer is great and the film looks amazing. Along with … Continue reading

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A new pic arrives from DARK SHADOWS – but still no trailer!

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This thing opens on May 11th and we still have not seen frame one of what this one may look like, Given that it’s a Tim Burton flick, it’s granted that we probably already know but still – it would b nice to have at least a glimpse. Another new picture did surface though. It shows Johnny Depp and Eva Green giving each other an intense stare. Depp of course is portraying Barnabas Collins and … Continue reading

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‘Dark Shadows’ already sending mixed signals

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Dark Shadows is another franchise just around the corner featuring its rather illustrious ensemble waiting to hit theatres. Though it sounds like Helena Bonham Carter has some doubts about how it will be recieved. In this quote that comes directly from a British Academy of film clip you can read her response “This is a thing he raced home to see when he was about age 10, so it’s returning to his childhood roots of … Continue reading

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Dai Of The Dead: Macabre Families Horror Fans Wish They Could Have Grown Up With

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Macabre Families Horror Fans Wish They Could Have Grown Up With Television families have always been a staple from every generation since the dawning of the Boob tube. Most of the generations have grown up watching The Cleavers, The Osmonds, The Jacksons, The Partridges, and the Bradys among others but thankfully true horror fans have had families to grow up watching as well. We are gonna talk about the top horror/macabre families that most horror … Continue reading

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Dark Shadows cast photo previews

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EW.com had this latest phto to post in this upcoming 2012 release. If you havent caught the Depp photo you can also take a peek as he does his best Robert Blake Synopsis: “In the year 1752 Joshua and Naomi Collins, with young son Barnabas, set sail from Liverpool, England, to start a new life in America. But even an ocean was not enough to escape the mysterious curse that has plagued their family. Two decades … Continue reading

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Production 4 Tim Burton’s ‘Dark Shadows’ Invades the UK

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Gothic-horror tale, Dark Shadows, starts filming this week in England and will star an incredible cast that consists of Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Jackie Earle Haley, Jonny Lee Miller, Bella Heathcote, Chloe Moretz, and newcomer Gulliver McGrath. The film is a screenplay by Seth Grahame-Smith, story by John August and Grahame-Smith, and based on the television series created by Dan Curtis. Dark Shadows was a gothic soap opera that originally … Continue reading

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Johnny Depp Talks Vampires and the iconic ‘DARK SHADOWS’

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Johnny Depp sat down with MTV to discuss his new movie RANGO and talked a little bit about his new role as a centuries old vampire Barnabas Collins in Tim Burton’s remake of the 1960s cult classic soap opera, DARK SHADOWS. In the interview Depp discusses his admiration for the life Jonathan Frid imbued into the immortal character and assures fans that he has no intentions of deviating too far away from the iconic figure … Continue reading

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DARK SHADOWS LIVES ON IN NEW AUDIO DRAMAS – with original cast!

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DARK SHADOWS, television’s legendary Gothic soap opera is set for a resurgence of interest in 2011, as director Tim Burton starts work on a big screen remake starring Johnny Depp. But the legacy of the original ABC‐TV series is alive and well, continuing in a series of brand‐new audio dramas from Big Finish Productions, starring the classic cast, produced under official license from Dan Curtis Productions. Since 2006, Big Finish has released over 20 new … Continue reading

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