Dark Shadows is a gothic soap opera which follows the strange happenings of the Collins family and their surrounding friends. The show features all sorts of supernatural things, including a phoenix, vampires, witches, warlocks, zombies, ghosts, a Jekyll/Hyde-type character, H. P. Lovecraft-inspired Leviathans, man-made monsters and werewolves.It ran for nearly 5 years on ABC and had 1225 episodes.
Last Episode12x46 DS-1245 Aired: Apr. 02, 1971
This episode was set in Parallel Time 1841, and resolved the triangle of Bramwell/Catherine/Morgan. Bramwell and Catherine survive a night in …
Dark Shadows (1966): Season 16, Episode #852 - Episode 852
Kitty dreams of Angelique bringing gifts from a suitor, and finds them at her bed when she awakens.
Dark Shadows (1966): Season 16, Episode #851 - Episode 851
Angelique threatens Quintin unless he agrees to return to Collinwood with her.
Series Fun Facts
- The show was the first daytime soap opera to have three motion pictures based on it and a revival series: House of Dark Shadows (1970), Night of Dark Shadows (1971), Dark Shadows, Dark Shadows.
- Following its appearance in a few early episodes, the set of The Old House was scrapped and later had to be recreated when Barnabas arrived to inhabit it.
- The first daytime soap opera to appear in syndicated reruns. A selected batch of episodes was syndicated in the US from 1975-90, and then in 1992 the Sci-Fi Channel obtained exclusive rights…
[show]The first daytime soap opera to appear in syndicated reruns. A selected batch of episodes was syndicated in the US from 1975-90, and then in 1992 the Sci-Fi Channel obtained exclusive rights to rerun all 1,225 episodes.