Dark Shadows Video: History of the Vampire

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Johnny Depp’s Barnabas Collins is part of a long history of vampires in popular culture. From the looks of the latest video featurette to come out of Dark Shadows, director Tim Burton has stressed the legacy of the night hunters to his cast. Warner Bros. presents a brief lesson in film fangoria and where Collins fits into that lexicon.

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Dark Shadows Quotes

I shall restore the family business to its former glory.

Barnabas Collins

My name is Barnabas Collins. Two centuries ago, I made Collinwood my home... until a jealous witch cursed me, condemning me to the shadows, for all time.

Barnabas Collins

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