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1. Dark Shadows (2012)

PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Horror

6.3
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An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection.

Writers: Seth Grahame-Smith, John August, Dan Curtis | Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green, Helena Bonham Carter

2. Dark Shadows (1966–1971)

30 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

8.1
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The rich Collins family of Collinsport, Maine is tormented by strange occurrences.

Creator: Dan Curtis | Stars: Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall, Alexandra Isles, Nancy Barrett

3. The Winds of War (1983 TV Mini-Series)

883 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.2
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The trials of the Henry and Jastrow families in the early years of World War II.

Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ali MacGraw, Jan-Michael Vincent, John Houseman

4. War and Remembrance (1988 TV Mini-Series)

1,620 min | Drama, War

8.3
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The trials of the Henry and the Jastrow families amid the events after the USA's entry into World War II.

Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jane Seymour, Hart Bochner, Victoria Tennant

5. Bram Stoker's Dracula (1974 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 98 min | Horror

6.4
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"Bistritz, Hungary May 1897". Natives in Transylvania seem afraid when they learn solicitor Jonathan Harker is going to Castle Dracula on business... See full synopsis »

Writer: Richard Matheson | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Jack Palance, Simon Ward, Nigel Davenport, Pamela Brown

6. Trilogy of Terror (1975 TV Movie)

Unrated | 72 min | Horror, Thriller

6.8
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Three bizarre horror stories all of which star Karen Black in four different roles playing tormented women.

Writers: William F. Nolan, Richard Matheson | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Karen Black, Robert Burton, John Karlen, George Gaynes

7. Burnt Offerings (1976)

PG | 116 min | Horror, Mystery

6.5
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Haunted house chiller from Dan Curtis has Oliver Reed and Karen Black as summer caretakers moving into gothic house with their young son. The catch? The house rejuvenates a part of itself ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Marasco, William F. Nolan, Dan Curtis | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Burgess Meredith, Eileen Heckart

8. Dark Shadows (1991– )

341 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

7.6
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Victoria Winters comes to Collinwood, an isolated mansion in coastal Maine, to work as a governess, but soon finds herself drawn into a strange, Gothic world of vampires, ghosts and a ... See full summary »

Creator: Dan Curtis | Stars: Ben Cross, Joanna Going, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jim Fyfe

9. Night Stalker (2005– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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Kolchak and his partner, Perri, investigate his wife's mysterious murder and end up uncovering something much more disturbing...

Stars: Stuart Townsend, Gabrielle Union, Eric Jungmann, Cotter Smith

10. The Night Stalker (1972 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Horror, Thriller

7.8
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An abrasive Las Vegas newspaper reporter investigates a series of murders committed by a vampire.

Writers: Richard Matheson, Jeffrey Grant Rice | Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Darren McGavin, Carol Lynley, Simon Oakland, Ralph Meeker

11. The Love Letter (1998 TV Movie)

Unrated | 99 min | Fantasy, Romance

7.3
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Scotty Corrigan buys an antique desk and finds a Civil War-era letter inside it, written by a woman who died over a hundred years ago. Fancifully, he writes and mails a reply...only to have... See full summary »

Writers: Jack Finney, James S. Henerson | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Campbell Scott, Jennifer Jason Leigh, David Dukes, Estelle Parsons

12. Supertrain (1979– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama

4.3
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The adventures of a nation-spanning train and its passengers.

Creators: Earl W. Wallace, Donald E. Westlake | Stars: Edward Andrews, Harrison Page, Robert Alda, Patrick Collins

13. Dark Shadows (2005 TV Movie)

Drama, Horror

5.8
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Director: P.J. Hogan | Stars: Alec Newman, Blair Brown, Jessica Chastain, Matt Czuchry

14. Intruders (1992 TV Movie)

163 min | Biography, Horror, Mystery

6.6
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All over the world, people report they've been visited by aliens, taken aboard spaceships and medically examined. The authorities appear to know all about these visits but won't acknowledge... See full summary »

Writers: Barry Oringer, Tracy Tormé, Budd Hopkins | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Richard Crenna, Mare Winningham, Susan Blakely, Daphne Ashbrook

15. House of Dark Shadows (1970)

PG | 97 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

6.6
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Vampire Barnabas Collins is released from his prison and searches for a cure to his affliction, so he can marry the incarnation of his lost love.

Writers: Sam Hall, Gordon Russell | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall, Kathryn Leigh Scott, Roger Davis

16. Frankenstein and Me (1997)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

5.6
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Earl Williams is a dreamer teenager obsessed with monsters, who fantasizes his life as if he were living in the world of the monsters of the Universal Studios. Although being an excellent ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Goudreau, David Sherman, Robert Tinnell | Director: Robert Tinnell | Stars: Jamieson Boulanger, Ricky Mabe, Polly Shannon, Louise Fletcher

17. The Picture of Dorian Gray (1973 TV Movie)

111 min | Drama, Horror

6.7
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In Victorian London, a beautiful young man is given a portrait of himself by an admiring artist. Soon after this, he treats a young woman cruelly and then notices that his portrait seems to... See full summary »

Writers: John Tomerlin, Oscar Wilde | Director: Glenn Jordan | Stars: Charles Aidman, William Beckley, Shane Briant, Nigel Davenport

18. The Night Strangler (1973 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 74 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

7.5
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A reporter hunts down a 144-year old alchemist who is killing women for their blood.

Writers: Richard Matheson, Jeffrey Grant Rice | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Darren McGavin, Jo Ann Pflug, Simon Oakland, Scott Brady

19. Night of Dark Shadows (1971)

GP | 95 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

5.8
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A painter and his wife move into a home and find themselves plagued by ghosts and spirits of his ancestors that used to be witches.

Writers: Dan Curtis, Sam Hall | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: David Selby, Grayson Hall, Kate Jackson, Lara Parker

20. Trilogy of Terror II (1996 TV Movie)

R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller

5.7
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Three tales of terror: in "The Graveyard Rats" lovers murder the woman's older husband and encounter horror when they attempt to rob his grave; "Bobby" is the story of a woman who summons ... See full summary »

Writers: William F. Nolan, Dan Curtis, Henry Kuttner, Richard Matheson | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Lysette Anthony, Geraint Wyn Davies, Matt Clark, Geoffrey Lewis

21. Curse of the Black Widow (1977 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.1
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Tony Franciosa plays a detective who's on the trail of a murderer whose mutilated and predominantly male victims are found encased in silken cocoons. He eventually tracks the killer's path ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Blees, Earl W. Wallace | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Anthony Franciosa, Donna Mills, Patty Duke, June Lockhart

22. Our Fathers (2005 TV Movie)

R | 130 min | Drama

7.0
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A dramatized account of the hidden sexual abuse and scandal that shook the foundation of the Catholic Church, and the characters, events, and policies that brought the abuse and scandal into existence.

Writers: David France, Thomas Michael Donnelly | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Ted Danson, Christopher Plummer, Brian Dennehy, Daniel Baldwin

23. Dead of Night (1977 TV Movie)

76 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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This anthology tells three stories: a man buys a car that takes him back and forth through time; a tale of vampires; and a distraught mother asks for her drowned son to come back to life ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Matheson, Jack Finney | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Ed Begley Jr., E.J. André, Ann Doran, Christina Hart

24. The Norliss Tapes (1973 TV Movie)

72 min | Horror

6.6
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An investigative reporter stumbles onto a group of modern-day vampires.

Writers: William F. Nolan, Fred Mustard Stewart | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Roy Thinnes, Don Porter, Angie Dickinson, Claude Akins

25. Scream of the Wolf (1974 TV Movie)

78 min | Horror, Thriller

5.5
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A big-game hunter comes out of retirement to help track down a killer wolf, and begins to suspect that it isn't a wolf but an animal that can take human form.

Writers: Richard Matheson, David Case | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Peter Graves, Clint Walker, Jo Ann Pflug, Philip Carey

26. The Wide World of Mystery (1973– )

90 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.8
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A 90 minute late-night mystery and suspense anthology series which ran on ABC (American Broadcasting Company), between 1973 and 1978.

Stars: John Karlen, Joel Fabiani, Peter Coffield, Robert Foxworth

27. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1968 TV Movie)

Unrated | 120 min | Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama

6.9
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This made-for-television adaptation doesn't waste time with preliminaries. Within 15 minutes of its opening, Dr. Henry Jekyll has already experimented on himself with a concoction that he'd... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Louis Stevenson, Ian McLellan Hunter | Director: Charles Jarrott | Stars: Jack Palance, Denholm Elliott, Leo Genn, Torin Thatcher

28. The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang (1979 TV Movie)

142 min | Action, Western

5.8
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A light-hearted view of the Dalton Gang's legendary raid on Coffeyville, Kansas and the years leading up to it as the brothers form themselves into a gang of horse thieves, train and bank ... See full summary »

Writer: Earl W. Wallace | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Cliff Potts, Randy Quaid, Larry Wilcox, Sharon Farrell

29. Me and the Kid (1993)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.3
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A lonely and emotionally neglected rich kid forms an attachment to one of the men who kidnap him during a botched robbery of his father's safe.

Writers: Stanley Cohen, Richard Tannenbaum | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Danny Aiello, Alex Zuckerman, Joe Pantoliano, Cathy Moriarty

30. The Kansas City Massacre (1975 TV Movie)

120 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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Gangsters free one of their colleagues being escorted to prison and kill several FBI agents and local police officers in the attempt. FBI agent Melvin Purvis puts together a special squad ... See full summary »

Writers: Ric Hardman, William F. Nolan | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Dale Robertson, Bo Hopkins, Scott Brady, Matt Clark

31. Melvin Purvis G-MAN (1974 TV Movie)

74 min | Action, Biography, Crime

6.3
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Agent Melvin Purvis is placed in charge of running down notorious killer Machine Gun Kelly, and sets out to do just that.

Creator: John Milius | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Dale Robertson, Harris Yulin, Dick Sargent, Margaret Blye

32. The Turn of the Screw (1974 TV Movie)

120 min | Horror, Thriller, Drama

6.2
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An English governess is hired to take care of two adorable orphans, who turn out to be not exactly what they seem to be.

Writers: Henry James, William F. Nolan | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: John Barron, Eva Griffith, Jasper Jacob, Megs Jenkins

33. Saving Milly (2005 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama

6.2
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True story based on the best-selling book by Mort Kondracke.

Writers: Jeff Arch, Morton Kondracke | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Bruce Greenwood, Madeleine Stowe, Robert Wisden, Claudia Ferri

34. Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (2004)

92 min | Documentary, History

7.3
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The history of Hollywood's handling of the Nazis and its later depiction of the Holocaust they perpetrated.

Director: Daniel Anker | Stars: Gene Hackman, Norma Barzman, Jack Benny, Michael Berenbaum

35. St. John in Exile (1986)

92 min | Drama

7.3
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Writer: Don Berrigan | Director: Dan Curtis | Star: Dean Jones

36. When Every Day Was the Fourth of July (1978 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.9
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This film concentrates on attorney (Dean Jones) and his 9-year-old daughter (Katy Kurtzman). Responding to Katy's fervent pleas, Jones takes on the case of mute handyman Geoffrey Lewis, who has been accused of murder.

Writers: Dan Curtis, Lee Hutson | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Geoffrey Lewis, Katy Kurtzman, Scott Brady, Gloria Calomee

37. Mrs. R's Daughter (1979 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.7
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Naive small town teenager Ellie, is raped and beaten on an outing with some older men. The rape investigation and trial are bungled by both local police and the prosecutor. The rapist's ... See full summary »

Writer: George Rubino | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Belinda Balaski, Deborah Benson, Dennis Burkley, Stephen Elliott

38. Dead of Night: A Darkness at Blaisedon (1969 TV Movie)

60 min | Horror

5.6
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Investigator Jonathon Fletcher and his assistant Sajeed Rau investigate supernatural incidents that the local authorities either cannot or will not tackle.

Writers: Dan Curtis, Sam Hall | Director: Lela Swift | Stars: Cal Bellini, Thayer David, Marj Dusay, Louis Edmonds

39. The Long Days of Summer (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.8
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Writers: Hindi Brooks, Lee Hutson | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Dean Jones, Joan Hackett, Ronnie Scribner, Louanne

40. The Invasion of Carol Enders (1973 TV Movie)

66 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.8
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After her murder, Diana Bernard's spirit becomes trapped in Carol Enders, so she can expose her murderer.

Writers: Gene R. Kearney, Merwin Gerard | Directors: Burt Brinckerhoff, Dan Curtis | Stars: Charles Aidman, Meredith Baxter, Christopher Connelly, George DiCenzo

41. Johnny Ryan (1990 TV Movie)

96 min | Crime, Drama

5.6
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An honest, hard-working cop has to go up against the mob in 1949 New York City.

Writer: Mark Rodgers | Director: Robert L. Collins | Stars: Clancy Brown, Bruce Abbott, Teri Austin, Eugene Clark

42. The Great Ice Rip-Off (1974 TV Movie)

75 min | Crime, Comedy

7.6
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A retired cop goes up against a slick jewel thief and his gang, who have pulled a diamond heist and are trying to smuggle the diamonds cross-country.

Writer: Andrew Peter Marin | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Lee J. Cobb, Gig Young, Matt Clark, Robert Walden

43. The 41st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1989 TV Special)

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Writers: Adam Barr, Peter Ocko, Ron Richards, Richard Rosen, Phil Savenick | Director: Walter C. Miller | Stars: Paula Abdul, Debbie Allen, Bea Arthur, Peter Baldwin

44. Dark Shadows: Behind the Scenes (1991 Video)

60 min | Horror

5.9
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Writers: Sam Hall, Gordon Russell | Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Jonathan Frid, Nancy Barrett, Joan Bennett, Clarice Blackburn

45. The Night Stalker: Dan Curtis Interview (2004 Video)

Unrated | 15 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Star: Dan Curtis

46. War & Remembrance: Behind the Scenes (2004 Video)

Short, Drama

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Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Polly Bergen, Hart Bochner, Ian McShane, Jane Seymour

47. Directing 'The Night Strangler' (2004 Video)

Unrated | Documentary, Short

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Director: Greg Carson | Star: Dan Curtis

48. The Making of 'War & Remembrance' (2004 Video)

Short, Drama

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Director: Dan Curtis | Stars: Polly Bergen, Hart Bochner, Peter Graves, Jane Seymour

49. Supertrain (1979– )
Episode: And a Cup of Kindness Too (1979)

Comedy, Drama

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Writer: Shimon Wincelberg | Director: Rod Amateau | Stars: Edward Andrews, Patrick Collins, Harrison Page, Robert Alda

50. Night Stalker (2005– )
Episode: Burning Man (2005)

40 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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A series of deaths point to a copycat of the Burning Man killer who was killed years before in an FBI raid. Kolchak is convinced the authorities are on the wrong track, and sets out to prove his case.

Writers: Frank Spotnitz, Noah Baylin, Jeffrey Grant Rice | Director: Tony Wharmby | Stars: Stuart Townsend, Gabrielle Union, Eric Jungmann, Cotter Smith