Tim Burton’s latest film, “Dark Shadows” will be released on May 11th. This new ghotic horror comedy is based on the popular “Dark Shadows” TV series of the late 60’s.
Johnny Depp takes the lead of Barnabas Collins, an english playboy who breaks the heart of a witch in Collinsport, Maine in the 18th century. The witch, Angelique Bouchard (Eva Green), turns him into a vampire and buries him alive.
In 1972, Barnabas is freed and returns to his his ancestral home, that is occupied by dysfunctional descendants, all of whom have secrets. Michelle Pfeiffer plays the role of the matriarch of this problematic family.
Helena Bonham Carter and Chloe Moretz complete the cast. And the series’ original Barnabas Collins (Jonathan Frid) who recently died, is also listed among the cast credits.