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Night of Dark Shadows [Blu-ray] (2012)

David Selby , Grayson Hall , Dan Curtis  |  PG |  Blu-ray
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (156 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: David Selby, Grayson Hall, Kate Jackson, Lara Parker, John Karlen
  • Directors: Dan Curtis
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Blu-ray, NTSC, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Warner Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: October 30, 2012
  • Run Time: 95 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (156 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B008JLBNNA
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #79,381 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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A man and his wife move into a home and find themselves plagued by spirits of his ancestors that used to be witches.

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68 of 70 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Welcome Back To Creepy Collinwood! June 4, 2004
By Joe
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'Night of Dark Shadows' is the second of the two Dark Shadows motion pictures. At the time of it's release, this one didn't do quite as well as the first, but over the years, it has developed a strong cult following, and looks very good on repeated viewings.
What always impressed me about 'Night of Dark Shadows' was it's subtlety. 'House of Dark Shadows' was fast, loud and very "in your face." 'Night of Dark Shadows' is quiet in comparison -- the music is lush and softer, and the pace is quite relaxed at times. However, what emerges is an underlying sense of dread which intensifies throughout the course of the film (similar to Dan Curtis' 'Burnt Offerings' from 1976). This makes the shocks and scares even more jarring, and by the end of the film, the audience is left feeling bewitched, bothered and bewildered!
It's also important to mention David Selby, who turns in an excellent performance as Quentin Collins. His moodswings and erratic behavior (sensitive one minute and vicious the next), leave us as confused as Kate Jackson's character is.
Hopefully, both 'Night of Dark Shadows' and 'House of Dark Shadows' will be released on DVD soon, with the additional footage that was removed from the films before their respective theatrical releases. As for now, both films are highly recommended to anyone who enjoyed the series.
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33 of 35 people found the following review helpful
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In this, the second of two Dark Shadows movies spawned from the cult classic immortal TV series, storylines and character traits from the show are forgotten and a completely original story unravels. Whereas the original, House of Dark Shadows, capitalized on the popularity of the character of Barnabas Collins, this movie showcases the characters of Quentin Collins and Angelique. Unlike the original, this movie is NOT a vampire story, but rather a ghost story of mystery and intrigue. The result is an eery haunting tale of betrayal, murder, reincarnation, and ghostly possession.
Note to all fans of Barnabas or vampires in general, Jonathan Frid is NO WHERE to be seen here, as he declined to appear in any more Dark Shadows movies due to his being typecast. However, David Selby is back from the show as Quentin and gives a great performance. The beautiful ladies Kate Jackson (Tracy Collins) and Lara Parker (Angelique) are also great here. John Karlen and Nancy Barrett, fan favorites from the show, make appearances as well. Its a great ensemble cast that Dark Shadows fans will love.

It is important to bear in mind though, that Dan Curtis was forced at the last minute by the studio to edit the film from over 2 hours to 90 minutes in just 24 hours' time. Thus the rough cut film may be confusing, as several key scenes were forced out of the movie. However, the film is currently being restored to its original director's cut and will be coming to DVD in a few years. Till then, enjoy the film as it is. Dark Shadows lives on!
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35 of 38 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars I Liked It..... August 9, 2001
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I'm actually quite suprised to see all the criticisms of this movie. I feel obligated to briefly respond in its defense. I've been going through a phase (for reasons unknown) where my wife and I are almost exclusively renting horror videos. We saw this movie last night and I found it very scary and filled with a particular atmospheric that seems to only come from movies from the 60's and early 70's. There's something dated about the style, but it is also classic.
In this genre my favorites would be: "The Haunting" (the original); "The Legend of Hell House"; "Burnt Offerings" (starring Karen Black); "Phantasm" (albeit that's from 1978). I supppose the common denominator is that they are all of the haunted house motif. I mention these movies because I thought the "Night of the Dark Shadows" fit in with them quite well. I do agree that the editing was a little rough, but I didn't find it to detract in any major way. The atmosphere, however, was a very seductive and bizarre mix of gothic/mod sexuality and occult mysticism. There wasn't a tremendous amount of explicit violence, but the overall vibe was heavy enough that I didn't want my two year-old daughter in the room while it was playing. The music was effectively corresponding to the developments in the movie--I'd buy the avant-garde soundtrack in a heartbeat. And, I agree that actress Lara Parker was enchanting. I'd like to find that painting of her which so captivated Kate Jackson's husband! The rest of the cast was also excellent; I even overcame my prejudice against Kate Jackson for her later Charlie's Angels contribution as she was sweetness personified in this and very compelling.
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13 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Angelique is in the house! April 29, 2003
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Night of Dark Shadows will be released on DVD and Blu-ray, October 30, 2012.
This is a follow-up movie filmed after House of Dark Shadows (1970) and filmed while the original ABC Network soap opera "Dark Shadows" (1966-1971) was still on television. This film was released during the last year of the original Dark Shadows serial. This film is my personal "Dark Shadows" favorite. It is the best and is more engrossing. Kate Jackson's performance is unforgettable.
Lara Parker is so memorable in her role as "Angelique" as she was on the original tv serial. Dark Shadows DVD Collection 1 As a child, I simply could not watch "Angelique". She gave me the willies and her eyes were perhaps hypnotizing. However, now I am an adult. I can sit and watch these "Dark Shadows" episodes with no problem. I think Miss Lara Parker is lovely.
All the main cast in this movie was also in the ABC Network "Dark Shadows" serial. David Selby, Kate Jackson, Grayson Hall, John Karlen, Lara Parker, Nancy Barrett, Jim Storm, Thayer David, Christopher Pennock, Diana Millay and Clarice Blackburn. I will not explain the plot of the film. This one should be a surprise to all gothic movie lovers. Quite sexy though. And you'll like Grayson Hall's 1960's dresses. Location: Lyndhurst Estate, Tarrytown, New York overlooking the Hudson River.

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DARK SHADOWS was released in movie theaters May 11, 2012. Directed by Tim Burton.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
it is great to watch
Published 10 days ago by joseph ryman
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent quality
Excellent Blu-ray. Highly recommend
Published 15 days ago by Sarah Smith
2.0 out of 5 stars Boring!
Disappointing, especially when compared to the first movie....Boring!
Published 19 days ago by Joseph Vokey
4.0 out of 5 stars A Fun Film For Dark Shadows Fans, But Hard To Follow
The two Dark Shadows films are fun because they use the actors from the show in unique, standalone stories that serve as a nice contrast to the continuous narrative of the show. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Chris Stoner
5.0 out of 5 stars Night of Dark Shadows
This was a long awaited anticipated DVD that was never released in DVD format.For many years until now it was not avaialable. Read more
Published 1 month ago by V. Guerra
5.0 out of 5 stars Great cast, eery atmosphere, and just a little scary. I love it!
Well, if you're considering this film it's likely because you're already a Dark Shadows fan. Okay, the picture quality is very good. No worries there. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Sean
4.0 out of 5 stars Night of DarkShadows
It was not as good as the soap opera. It was a different twist on the the actual soap opera.
Published 2 months ago by dooner619
3.0 out of 5 stars Dark Shadows minus Barnabus
This movie is ok, not as good as the first movie House of Dark Shadows with Barnabus Collins. This movie takes place in modern times and has Kate Jackson in it before her... Read more
Published 2 months ago by Al A
5.0 out of 5 stars DVD
Have not watched this yet but wanted it to go w/ my Dark Shadows collection. I am a huge fan of the series.
Published 3 months ago by Kathy
4.0 out of 5 stars Night of Dark Shadows
I actually liked Night of Dark Shadows more than House of Dark Shadows & definitely more than the lame version that came out last year with Johnny Depp
Published 3 months ago by baystatecowboy
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