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2,441 Ratings

Dark Shadows

Directed by Tim Burton
United States, 2012
Comedy, Fantasy


In this gothic horror comedy based on the cult television series of the same name, an imprisoned vampire returns to his family estate in 1972 where his dysfunctional descendants have taken up residence.

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Dark Shadows Directed by Tim Burton

Critics reviews

Dark Shadows percolates with subtext, but the wry political ideas behind the narrative never threaten to overtake the wild comedy and grotesqueness, the vibrant colors and period detail that Burton luxuriates in. Depp has rarely been funnier, and the supporting cast offers vivid images of the angry, ugly emotions that grow and rage under the canopy of entitlement and privilege.
October 02, 2012
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