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 13, Episode #723 - Episode 723
After a ritual, Quentin returns to his coffin, but he later rises and abducts Rachel.
Dark Shadows (1966): Season 13, Episode #713 - Episode 713
Barnabas asks Magda for an amulet to protect Rachel from Angelique.
Series Fun Facts
- Originally David Selby donned fake sideburns for the role of Quentin Collins, but eventually he grew his own so he would no longer have to endure the makeup.
- 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.
- Quentin Collins' portrait was the ultimate: they were doing Dorian Grey. He didn't age, the portrait did; and any injuries he suffered happened to the portrait instead.