Dark Shadows is a 2012 American horror comedy film based on the gothic television soap opera Dark Shadows, that was broadcast between 1966 and 1971. The film was directed by Tim Burton and stars Johnny 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. Wikipedia
Dark Shadows is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Warner Bros. films, Films set in Maine, Films directed by Tim Burton, IMAX films, American comedy horror films, Films based on television series, Films shot in England and Films set in the 1760s.
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(after having sex) Barnabas Collins: That was a regrettable turn of events. Angelique Bouchard: You didn't seem to regret it. Barnabas Collins: Yes. It seems that even in death, I have a weakness for the living flesh... especially yours. Angelique Bouchard: What a cold way to describe something so hot. Barnabas Collins: Perhaps. But I cannot succumb to your charms ever again. Please, forgive me.