Dark Shadows is a famous TV series broadcasted in 1960s in America. Creator of this series was Dan Curtis. Story didn’t has any supernatural elements since vampire Barnabas Collins made a time travel. Series was an unforgettable one with its funny soundtrack and gothic atmosphere. It created as a science fiction but continued as a daytime drama. Tim Burton directed a movie adaptation of this series and Johnny Depp is seen as vampire Barnabas Collins. How many seasons Dark Shadows series lasted?
Dark Shadows series lasted 6 seasons. First season started with the episode “As the World Turns” in 1965 and finished in 1971 with the “A World Apart” episode.
There are lots of stories about series. One of the most popular is lost episode. Today there’s so sign from #1219 episode and there are some rumors on it.
Tim Burton’s movie took good critics but didn’t reach a good level of gross. There are also two movies of series “House of Dark Shadows” and “Night of Dark Shadows”.
Also there are books and comics of series. TV series were funnier and less horror. But books are written by horror writers and have more horror events than series.
It was an unusual style of its era and all the episodes are watched millions of people. After series finished, similar series are broadcasted like Strange Paradise and Days of Our Lives. Also popular TV series of 90s Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel has some inspirations from Dark Shadows.