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Night of Dark Shadows (1971)

GP  -  Drama | Horror | Mystery  -  4 August 1971 (USA)
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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.

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Quentin Collins / Charles Collins
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Carlotta Drake
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Tracy Collins
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Alex Jenkins
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Claire Jenkins
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Gerard Stiles (as James Storm)
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Rev. Strack
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Gabriel Collins
Diana Millay ...
Monica Rich ...
Sarah Castle
Clarice Blackburn ...
Mrs. Castle
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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.

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Just another night of... terror! See more »


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4 August 1971 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Curse of Dark Shadows  »

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$900,000 (estimated)
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Jerry Lacy was going to to reprise his role as the witch hunter Reverend Trask from Dark Shadows (1966), but was unable to appear in the movie. See more »

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Quentin Collins: I don't know why, I almost feel I've come home again...
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Follows House of Dark Shadows (1970) See more »

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o.k ghost story
13 May 1999 | by (Hamilton Ontario) – See all my reviews

followup to house of dark shadows is not as good as that film only because director Dan Curtis was forced to cut film to 90 min.this made the story harder to figure out,also many actors from the first movie are in this playing different roles,so it is not a sequel,but an entirely different movie with no vampires in sight.instead we have more of a love story between the two leads,played by David Selby and in her first motion picture Kate Jackson,who move into the same house as seen in the previous film and a ghost from the past starts to take control of their lives.again excellent use is made of the Lyndhurst estate in Tarrytown New York where it was filmed.


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