Anthology series of scary stories for children.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
1978   1976   1975  
2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Neville Barber Neville Barber ...  Dad / ... 2 episodes, 1975-1976
Gwyneth Strong ...  Elizabeth / ... 2 episodes, 1975-1978
George Waring George Waring ...  Harvey / ... 2 episodes, 1975-1978
Edit

Storyline

Anthology series of scary stories for children.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Family | Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1975 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Thames Television See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The episode "Honeyann" was written by best-selling novelist Fay Weldon, author of "Loves of a She-Devil." See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Shadows" now on DVD
18 March 2011 | by erestor2001See all my reviews

Reading the other reviews, there seem to be a few others from Australia who remember watching "Shadows" in the 1970s. There also seems to be the same estimation of the series that it was very well executed horror that has left a lasting impression, despite difficulty in remembering some of the detail. I recall being equally terrified and enthralled as a child and its memory still haunts. This makes me wonder whether it was really suitable for children (4pm on a weekday) when even as adults recalling it is enough to leave one unsettled. I have the same reaction to "Children of the Stones". I don't know how the British were able to make such disturbingly brilliant series in the 1970s but they were masters of the horror genre. "Thriller" is another obvious example. Anyway, it is with this caveat that I mention for fans waiting for many years that the first season of "Shadows" became available at Amazon UK in late 2010. "Shadows" is a lesser known series, quite underrated. Until a few years ago it was difficult to find anything about it on the internet, including on IMDb. As far as I recall, there was no entry on IMDb until about 2004, such was the show's relative obscurity.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 8 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed