One of TV's true cult classics, DARK SHADOWS was a daytime soap with a Gothic twist, a dark-hearted melodrama that sucked in millions of fans during its 1966-1971 run on ABC. The program follows the travails of Barnabas Collins (Jonathan Frid), a charming vampire, and his supernatural bretheren. This special collection features scenes from throughout the series, strung together to reveal Collins' origin story.
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Cursed by the scorned witch Angelique, Barnabas Collins returns to Collinwood as a creature of the night
The Gothic television classic DARK SHADOWS attracted a fiercely devoted following during its airings on ABC-TV from 1966-71. The character of Barnabas Collins, a sympathetic vampire, turned the series into a must-see event for over 20 million viewers.
In this special release, the story of how Barnabas was cursed as one of the living dead is detailed in a selection of scenes from the most popular episodes.