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No Lights, Camera, or Action in the Shadows

By cridd
Written May 12, 2012
Rental movie. Both my wife and I said we should have seen the Avengers for a second time. She was excited to go but disappointed at the end. Me too. Johnny Depp does what he can to salvage the plot. Most of the funny parts are in the trailer.
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Classically funny

By cathynel
Written May 13, 2012
Loved Dark Shadows! Johnny Depp was great! The story stays somewhat true to the TV series. I was a big fan in the 70s, so this brought back some good memories. I wasn't aware of the younger actors, but they played their parts well. Michelle Pfeiffer was good too. If you haven't see it, go! BTW, all the 70s music was also great! It started with my favorite song "Nights in White Satin". Alice Cooper as a musical guest was a nice touch too!
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pretty entertaining

By el guero
Written May 22, 2012
Johnny Depp was, as usual, excellent in his role as the ancient Collins, now a Vampire, freed from his prison underground by an accidental excavation circa 1970's Maine. Michele Pfeiffer was very good, as were the other actors, a strong cast who did a lot with a small morsel of a script. Based on the TV series of the early 70's that had enjoyed a dedicated following, there were plenty of winks and nods to it during the movie and one wonders if younger audiences would understand and "get" the references. Overall, an enjoyable experience that I would recommend to others.
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Dark shadows

By stevie dee
Written May 13, 2012
Like all Tim Burton movies, ghastly interesting. Depp needs a new trick - haven't we all seen these affectations in every other movie since Gilbert Grape - boring. Ditto for Helena Bonhom Carter. Michele Pfeiffer slept walk through her role (she should sue her stylist on this one). On the other hand, Eva Green is gorgeous and her acting brimming with great things to come from her.
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Because I'm a Depp fan.....

By latinacomplesso
Written June 02, 2012
I did enjoy this movie. And if you liked the original series, this has some welcome comic relief. There were lull's is some parts of the movie but overall I enjoyed it. Elena was great too! 1 and a half thumbs up..
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