Dark Shadows

Yet again The Avengers ruled the box office, and boy did the rest of the top five stink up the place. The Avengers added another $55 million to its box office haul in the U.S. and it is now Disney’s highest earning film in history both here and worldwide.  The domestic total stands at $457… read more

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Even in its second weekend, The Avengers continues to dominate the records. Following its $207.3 million first weekend, pundits began to wonder what The Avengers could do in its second weekend.  No film had ever done more than 75 million in a second outing, and no comic book film has ever lost as little as… read more

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Don’t even try to act surprised that that it won the weekend. Not only did The Avengers take first place this weekend, but it absolutely trounced a number of records in the process: Biggest opening weekend  Biggest Weekend  Fastest to $200 million  Biggest midnight opening for a superhero movie  Biggest Saturday  Biggest Sunday Basically it… read more

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At long last a trailer has been released for Tim Burton’s upcoming Dark Shadows, and I think we may now know why they waited so long to release it. While the original Dark Shadows television series wasn’t exactly the height of high brow entertainment, playing a big budget film version of it totally for a… read more

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Have you ever had a mad desire to sit down and watch a complete DVD set? I do it quite often with short series, and sometimes I even do multiple seasons, but I can’t say that I’ve thought about tackling 1,225 episodes across 131 discs and 457 hours. With Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows filming starring… read more

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Due for release on May 11 of this year, the early promotional work for Dark Shadows has been nearly non-existent. Beyond a cast photo released a few months ago, there hasn’t been anything else in the realm of official promotion.  No posters, commercials or trailers, but at least we now have a few still images of scenes… read more

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If there was ever a film project with the name “Tim Burton” written all over it, it has to be Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Deadline is reporting that 20th Century Fox, which bought the rights to the novel last spring, are in talks with Tim Burton to helm the project. Considering his resume… read more

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At long last, Johnny Depp’s dream project of a Dark Shadows movie is becoming a reality, and of course he brought Tim Burton along for the ride. For those unfamiliar with the property, Dark Shadows was a gothic soap opera that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971.  It centered around the mysterious Collins family… read more

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