Tag Archives: Dan Curtis

Still Casting Shadows… The Magic Of ‘Dark Shadows’ (1966) Still Strong After 55 Years – Retro Review

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It was on this day, June 27th of 1966, that audiences watched a train hurtling through the cold, moonlit night along a rocky coastline. Aboard this train was a young woman in her twenties, Victoria Winters (Alexandra Moltke). Her destination: the small fishing village of Collinsport, Maine. She has been …

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‘House of Dark Shadows’ (1970) Continues to Enthrall After 50 Years – Retro Review

Brace yourselves, I have a confession to make. You might want to sit down for this one. Are you ready? Okay, here goes: I was not always the insatiable fan of horror that I am today. Once you’ve taken a few moments to properly collect yourselves up off the floor, …

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9 Things You Didn’t Know About Dan Curtis’ ‘Trilogy Of Terror’ (1975)

March 4, 2020, marks the 45th anniversary of Emmy Award winning Director Dan Curtis’ TV movie, Trilogy Of Terror (1975). The film contains three different bizarre horror stories all staring Karen Black as four completely separate yet tormented women. Let’s take a look back at this infamous thriller with 9 …

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‘Master of Dark Shadows’ Trailer and Release Date Revealed

MPI Media Group has officially dropped the trailer and release date for David Gregory’s (The Theater Bizarre 2011) highly anticipated film, Master of Dark Shadows, a comprehensive celebration of the ‘6os legendary Gothic daytime series, Dark Shadows, and its creator, Dan Curtis. Dark Shadows told the undyingly popular story of …

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‘Master of Dark Shadows’ Documentary Wraps Filming

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MPI Media Group sends word they have completed production on the highly anticipated Master of Dark Shadows. The new documentary feature celebrates the Gothic daytime television series Dark Shadows and its creator, Dan Curtis. The film includes interviews with key actors and filmmakers involved in the popular show set at …

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‘Trilogy of Terror’ Available on Blu Ray For First Time Ever

Trilogy of Terror is an iconic anthology in the horror genre. Directed by the late Dan Curtis (Burnt Offerings, Dark Shadows TV series and War and Remembrance), the 1975 film was actually a made for TV movie. That’s right. They showed this flick on television to the masses, and yet, …

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Entire ‘Dark Shadows’ Series Now On Amazon Prime

The American gothic soap opera Dark Shadows can now be viewed on Amazon Prime. Every episode can be streamed on both the US and UK platforms. The show originally debuted on ABC on June 27, 1966 and then ended on April 2, 1971. The five-year span of Dark Shadows had 1,225 episodes. …

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Cult Classic Show ‘Dark Shadows’ Turns 51!

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This year, the cult classic show Dark Shadows show turns 51! It is an American Gothic horror soap opera which premiered June 27, 1966 and ended April 2, 1971. It aired on ABC in the afternoons and, at first, it was deemed boring by critics. It soon developed a cult following, in particular with teenagers …

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