Sometimes you just have to have it all, and you have to have it all right now. If you're a sci-fi TV fan, you don't just want one season of a show you like. You want the whole show, every single episode, preferably in a nifty box set. So, for this installment in our 2012 Holiday Gift Guide, we thought we'd show you some of our favorite complete sci-fi TV sets to satisfy the completist fan in your life.
Whether on TV or in real life, not all haunted houses are bad. All ghosts aren't evil and all vampires aren't ruthless bloodsuckers. Every Halloween, we get our kicks by visiting the most terrifying mansions and mazes. But isn't it time to switch it up? What if we embraced those horror elements as fun instead of fearful?
Tim Burton's Dark Shadows may have been one of the bigger disappointments of the year, but that doesn't mean it's completely without charm, and if this deleted scene featuring Johnny Depp playing with toy dinosaurs had stayed in the flick, it would have been even better.
With the release of Tim Burton's Dark Shadows just a few weeks away, the studio has released a whopping nine new clips from the flick—plus four new behind-the-scenes interviews and a b-roll video.
There's a new Dark Shadows video featurette that delves into vampire history by linking our fave pasty-white vamp Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp) to some of the greatest bloodsuckers of all time (sorry Twilight fans, no sparkly vamps here) like Nosferatu and Christopher Lee's ultimate Prince of Darkness — Dracula. It also reveals two awesome cameos. SPOILERS.
When the first few trailers started rolling out for Tim Burton's Dark Shadows reboot, the tone threw some Shadows-traditionalists for a loop, with its slapstick jokes and fish out of water humor. But, according to Tim Burton, you've got it all wrong.
Sad news, folks: Dark Shadows' original Barnabas Collins, Jonathan Frid, has passed away at the age of 87. The silver lining? It seems his final film role comes in none other than Tim Burton's upcoming Dark Shadows remake.
Johnny Depp's pasty white alter ego—centuries-old vampire extraordinaire Barnabas Collins— is a cursed bloodsucker, a fiend of the night, a death dealer ... and a grown-up guy playing with dinosaur toys? Wait, what? Yep, he is! And you can check it out in these six new cool Dark Shadows stills.
Behold! Warner Brothers' saturated set of Dark Shadows character banners is here, soaked in '70s technicolor sass. Not intended for the chronically cranky or the colorblind.
Considering the time he's put in to reboot and reimagine the cult fave 1960s ABC series Dark Shadows, one might think director Tim Burton is a big fan of the old vampire soap opera. It turns out, not so much.