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Transformed into a vampire and entombed for 200 years after betraying vengeful witch Angelique Bouchard (Eva Green), 18th century fishing magnate Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp) returns to Collinwood Manor in 1972, only to find his once proud estate in ruins and his family plagued by macabre secrets. It was the year 1752 when Barnabas' parents came to America to expand their business empire. But after establishing the thriving New England fishing town of Collinsport, the family experienced a series of misfortunes when Barnabas fell for the gorgeous Josette DuPres (Bella Heathcoate) and cast aside beautiful witch Angelique, who cursed him with eternal life and buried him deep in the earth. Returning home to Collinwood Manor after being dug up by a construction crew in 1972, Barnabas learns that Angelique has nearly driven his family out of business, and turned the townspeople against them. Determined matriarch Elizabeth Collins Stoddard (Michelle Pfeiffer) employs live-in psychiatrist Dr. Julia Hoffman (Helena Bonham Carter) and enchanting governess Victoria Winters (Heathcoate) to try and help young David Collins (Gully McGrath) get over the mysterious death of his beloved mother, but as Barnabas gets acquainted with his distant ancestors -- including Elizabeth's black-sheep brother Roger (Jonny Lee Miller) and headstrong teenage daughter Carolyn Stoddard (Chloe Moretz) -- their suffering weighs heavily on his shoulders. Later, when Angelique learns that Barnabas has returned on a mission to restore his family to its former glory and fallen for the radiant Victoria (who is actually Josette reincarnate), she vows to make his suffering unimaginable if he should dare refuse her once again. Jackie Earle Haley, Bella Heathcote, and Gulliver McGrath co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
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Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.,2012
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
|Other Titles|| Dark shadows (Television program : 1966-1971)
Grahame-Smith, Seth, screenwriter.
Zanuck, Richard D., producer.
King, Graham, 1961- producer.
Depp, Johnny, producer, actor.
Dembrowski, Christi, producer.
Kennedy, David, 1941 or 1942-2015, producer.
Burton, Tim, 1958- director.
Pfeiffer, Michelle, 1957- actor.
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966- actor.
Green, Eva, 1980- actor.
Haley, Jackie Earle, 1961- actor.
Miller, Jonny Lee, actor.
Moretz, Chloë, 1997- actor.
Heathcote, Bella, 1987- actor.
Elfman, Danny, composer.
Curtis, Dan, 1927-2006, contributor.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), production company.
Village Roadshow Pictures, production company.
Infinitum Nihil (Firm), production company.
GK Films (Los Angeles, Calif.), production company.
Zanuck Company, production company.
Warner Bros. Entertainment, publisher.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Jackie Earle Haley, Jonny Lee Miller, Chloë Grace Moretz, Bella Heathcote.
Music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; production designer, Rick Heinrichs ; director of photography, Bruno Delbonnel.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for comic horror violence, sexual content, some drug use, language and smoking.
In English, French, or Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanish; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Based on the television series Dark shadows, created by Dan Curtis.
Special features include: The Collinses: every family has its demons.
DVD; dual-layer format; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.