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 interior of the Collinswood mansion was actually built in a studio in New York City. The exterior was a real house, but it wasn't in Maine-it was in Newport, Rhode Island.
- Due to the grueling five-shows-a-week schedule, the expense and the difficulty of video editing in those days, most scenes were shot in a single take. Actors routinely flubbed their lines and…
[show]Due to the grueling five-shows-a-week schedule, the expense and the difficulty of video editing in those days, most scenes were shot in a single take. Actors routinely flubbed their lines and searched for the teleprompter, set pieces collapsed, props malfunctioned, crew members walked into shots, microphones and secondary cameras got in the way, and it all wound up being preserved because the production team figured each episode would only be seen one time.
- In 1969 Roulette Records issued a novelty song based on the show entitled "Barnabas" by The Vampire State Building.