Dark Shadows (1991 - 1991)


Dark Shadows

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Series Info

A primetime revival of the 1960s Gothic serial about a 200-year-old vampire who was unwittingly unearthed from his crypt on his family's Maine estate. The updated version possessed more special effects than the bare-boned original when it premiered on Jan. 13, 1991, on NBC, but the newfangled fantasy never caught on. The network buried it less than two months later.

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Critics Consensus: This glossy reimagining of Dark Shadows certainly offers more robust production values than its predecessor, but not much more to justify its existence.

1991, NBC, 13 episodes

Cast

Ben Cross
as Barnabas Collins
Joanna Going
as Victoria Winters/Josette
Roy Thinnes
as Roger Collins/Rev. Trask
Rebecca Staab
as Daphne
Jean Simmons
as Elizabeth Collins Stoddard/Naomi Collins
Barbara Steele
as Dr. Julia Hoffman/Natalie
Jim Fyfe
as Willie Loomis/Ben
Michael Cavanaugh
as Sheriff Patterson
Ely Pouget
as Maggie Evans
Stefan Gierasch
as Prof. Woodard/Joshua
Julianna McCarthy
as Abigail/Mrs. Johnson
Adrian Paul
as Jeremiah
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Series Details

TV Network: NBC
Premiere Date: Jan 13, 1991
Genre: Drama
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