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 7, Episode #473 - Episode 473
Roger introduces his new wife, Cassandra, whom he married the day after they first met.
Dark Shadows (1966): Season 7, Episode #474 - Episode 474
Victoria realizes Cassandra is Angelique in disguise. Cassandra secretly vows to return Barnabas’ curse.
Series Fun Facts
- The secret passageway in the Collinswood drawing room was designed from the outset, but it wasn't utilized on-screen until much later.
- In 1969 Roulette Records issued a novelty song based on the show entitled "Barnabas" by The Vampire State Building.
- Despite their low-budget look, the special effects were very costly for a daytime soap opera. In order to keep within the budget, producer Dan Curtis decreed that no more than five characters…
[show]Despite their low-budget look, the special effects were very costly for a daytime soap opera. In order to keep within the budget, producer Dan Curtis decreed that no more than five characters could appear in a single episode (this was occasionally relaxed for sweeps-week episodes in which major plot twists took place).