Victoria Winters comes to Collinwood, an isolated mansion in Maine, to work as a governess, but soon finds herself drawn into a strange world of vampires, ghosts and curses.

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Barbara Blackburn ...
 Carolyn Stoddard / ... 12 episodes, 1991
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 Willie Loomis / ... 12 episodes, 1991
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 Sarah Collins 12 episodes, 1991
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 Maggie Evans 12 episodes, 1991
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 Dr. Julia Hoffman / ... 12 episodes, 1991
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 Roger Collins / ... 12 episodes, 1991
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 Elizabeth Collins Stoddard / ... 12 episodes, 1991
Julianna McCarthy ...
 Mrs. Johnson / ... 12 episodes, 1991
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 Joe Haskell / ... 11 episodes, 1991
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 Andre du Pres / ... 11 episodes, 1991
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 Joshua Collins / ... 10 episodes, 1991
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 Angelíque / ... 8 episodes, 1991
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 Bailiff Henry Evans / ... 6 episodes, 1991
Ellen Wheeler ...
 Phyllis Wicke 5 episodes, 1991
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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 family curse that dates back centuries. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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The most enduring passion the world has ever known. The fiercest evil mankind has ever faced. See more »


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Lysette Anthony who plays Angelique in this revival of Dark Shadows also stars in Trilogy Of Terror 2 (1996) also a Dan Curtis Production. See more »

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Wonderful Remake For A Classic Series
26 May 2001 | by See all my reviews

NBC started their track record for horrible mistakes and cancelling great shows against viewer demand with this one. Killed by Gulf War footage, this show filled in the vaccum on Friday with the excellant idea of remaking America's favorite series with the budget and location shootings it deserved. Ben Cross made an excellant, if not, more seductive Barnabus,and Joanna Going made an exquisitely beautiful and virginal ingenue as Victoria Winters. The whole cast was perfect, except for the new Carolyn, and the mysterious mansion that served as Collinwood had the right amount of Gothic atmosphere for the series. Much of the series original concept was altered to more modernize the story and previous storylines were altered for a cleaner and easier to follow flow. If allowed to continue, this show would have been a hit, but NBC realized it far too late.


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